Casper Worm Hansen

University of Copenhagen

Nørregade 10

Copenhagen, DK-1165

Denmark

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The Rise of Life Expectancy and Economic Growth in the 20th Century

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 13 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 20 Sep 2014
Casper Worm Hansen and Lars Lønstrup
University of Copenhagen and University of Southern Denmark - Department of Business and Economics
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Abstract:

Life expectancy; Health shock; Long-run economic growth

The Rise of Life Expectancy and Economic Growth in the 20th Century

Discussion Papers on Business and Economics, University of Southern Denmark, 16/2013
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 16 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 20 Sep 2014
Casper Worm Hansen and Lars Lønstrup
University of Copenhagen and University of Southern Denmark - Department of Business and Economics
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Abstract:

Life expectancy, Health shock, Long-run economic growth

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Modern Gender Roles and Agricultural History: The Neolithic Inheritance

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 04 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 10 Jan 2015
University of Copenhagen, University of Southern Denmark - Department of Business and Economics and University of Southern Denmark - Department of Business and Economics
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Abstract:

Economic development; culture; gender roles

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Increasing Life Expectancy and the Fall and Rise in the Retirement Age

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 13 Jun 2012
Casper Worm Hansen and Lars Lønstrup
University of Copenhagen and University of Southern Denmark - Department of Business and Economics
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Abstract:

retirement, unintended bequests, aging

Church Membership and Social Insurance: Evidence from the Great Mississippi Flood of 1927

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 26 Nov 2014 Last Revised: 16 Jun 2015
Philipp Ager, Casper Worm Hansen and Lars Lønstrup
University of Southern Denmark - Department of Business and Economics, University of Copenhagen and University of Southern Denmark - Department of Business and Economics
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Abstract:

Religion; Informal Insurance; Club Goods; Natural Disasters

Church Membership and Social Insurance: Evidence from the American South

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 11 Dec 2014
Philipp Ager, Casper Worm Hansen and Lars Lønstrup
University of Southern Denmark - Department of Business and Economics, University of Copenhagen and University of Southern Denmark - Department of Business and Economics
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Religion, Informal Insurance, Club Goods, Natural Disasters

Church Membership and Social Insurance: Evidence from the Great Mississippi Flood of 1927

Discussion Papers on Business and Economics, University of Southern Denmark, 7/2016
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 01 Nov 2016
Philipp Ager, Casper Worm Hansen and Lars Lønstrup
University of Southern Denmark - Department of Business and Economics, University of Copenhagen and University of Southern Denmark - Department of Business and Economics
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Abstract:

Religion, Informal insurance, Club goods, Natural disasters

Life Expectancy and Education: Evidence from the Cardiovascular Revolution

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 30 Jan 2015
Casper Worm Hansen and Holger Strulik
University of Copenhagen and University of Goettingen (Gottingen) - School of Law, Economics, Social Sciences
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Abstract:

adult life expectancy, higher education, cardiovascular diseases, 2SLS strategy, differences-in-differences first-stage

Life Expectancy and Education: Evidence from the Cardiovascular Revolution

CEGE Discussion Paper No. 261
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 14 Oct 2015
Casper Worm Hansen and Holger Strulik
University of Copenhagen and University of Goettingen (Gottingen) - School of Law, Economics, Social Sciences
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Abstract:

adult life expectancy, higher education, cardiovascular diseases, differences-in-differences strategy

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Accounting for the Fertility Transition in the US

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 18 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 19 Oct 2014
Casper Worm Hansen, Peter S. Jensen and Lars Lønstrup
University of Copenhagen, University of Southern Denmark - Department of Business and Economics and University of Southern Denmark - Department of Business and Economics
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Abstract:

Fertility transition; Schooling; Income; Q-Q trade-off; US states

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Cause of Death and Development in the US

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 29 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 11 Feb 2014
Casper Worm Hansen
University of Copenhagen
Downloads 44 (304,395)
Citation 1

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Economic growth; Medical innovations; Second US Mortality Revolution; Population growth; US states

How Much Did China's WTO Accession Increase Economic Growth in Resource-Rich Countries?

CEPS Working Documents No. 384
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 05 Nov 2013
University of Southern Denmark - Department of Business and Economics, Centre for European Policy Studies (CEPS), University of Copenhagen, University of Copenhagen - Department of Economics and University of Southern Denmark - Department of Business and Economics
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China, WTO, WTO accession, resource-rich countries, commodities, economic growth

How Much Did China's WTO Accession Increase Economic Growth in Resource-Rich Countries?

Discussion papers on Business and Economics, University of Southern Denmark, 15/2013
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 11 Oct 2013
University of Southern Denmark - Department of Business and Economics, Centre for European Policy Studies (CEPS), University of Copenhagen, University of Copenhagen - Department of Economics and University of Southern Denmark - Department of Business and Economics
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Abstract:

Economic growth, natural resources, WTO, China

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Fertility and Early-Life Mortality: Evidence from Smallpox Vaccination in Sweden

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 30 Jul 2014 Last Revised: 15 Jun 2015
Philipp Ager, Casper Worm Hansen and Peter S. Jensen
University of Southern Denmark - Department of Business and Economics, University of Copenhagen and University of Southern Denmark - Department of Business and Economics
Downloads 28 (342,586)

Abstract:

Fertility transition, infant mortality, smallpox vaccine

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Climate Shocks and (Very) Long-Run Productivity

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 26 Sep 2015
Carl‐Johan Dalgaard, Casper Worm Hansen and Nicolai Kaarsen
University of Copenhagen - Department of Economics, University of Copenhagen and Kraka Foundation
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Abstract:

Climate shocks; Little Ice Age; Productivity growth

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National Immigration Quotas and Local Economic Growth

Number of pages: 47 Posted: 09 Nov 2016
Philipp Ager and Casper Worm Hansen
University of Southern Denmark - Department of Business and Economics and University of Copenhagen
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Abstract:

Immigration restrictions, National quota acts, Economic growth

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Two Blades of Grass: The Impact of the Green Revolution

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP11611
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 07 Nov 2016
Douglas Gollin, Casper Worm Hansen and Asger Moll Wingender
Oxford Department of International Development, University of Copenhagen and University of Copenhagen - Department of Economics
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Abstract:

agriculture, Green Revolution, High Yielding Variety crops, macoeconomic development, productivity shock

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Information and Disease Prevention: Tuberculosis Dispensaries

Number of pages: 57 Posted: 03 Oct 2016
Casper Worm Hansen, Peter S. Jensen and Peter Egedesø Madsen
University of Copenhagen, University of Southern Denmark - Department of Business and Economics and University of Southern Denmark
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Abstract:

Tuberculosis mortality, public health, information, disease prevention, infection

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Shaking Up the Equilibrium: Natural Disasters, Immigration and Economic Geography

Univ. of Copenhagen Dept. of Economics Discussion Paper No. 15-17
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 26 Oct 2015
Philipp Ager, Casper Worm Hansen and Lars Lønstrup
University of Southern Denmark - Department of Business and Economics, University of Copenhagen and University of Southern Denmark - Department of Business and Economics
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Abstract:

Natural Disasters, Economic Development, Location of Economic Activity, Immigration

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The Rise in Life Expectancy and Economic Growth in the 20th Century

The Economic Journal, Vol. 125, Issue 584, pp. 838-852, 2015
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 27 May 2015
Casper Worm Hansen and Lars Lønstrup
University of Copenhagen and University of Southern Denmark - Department of Business and Economics
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The Relation between Wealth and Health: Evidence from a World-Panel of Countries

Posted: 25 Nov 2011
Casper Worm Hansen
University of Copenhagen

Abstract:

economic development, life expectancy, fixed effect estimation

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Life Expectancy and Human Capital: Evidence from the International Epidemiological Transition

Posted: 25 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 29 Aug 2013
Casper Worm Hansen
University of Copenhagen

Abstract:

Life expectancy, Health shock, Cohort schooling data, Economic development

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The Diffusion of Health Technologies: Cultural and Biological Divergence

Posted: 21 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 11 Aug 2013
Casper Worm Hansen
University of Copenhagen

Abstract:

Population health, Medical Technologies, Barrier effect, Long-term divergence

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Life Expectancy and Income: The Ben-Porath Mechanism Revisited

Posted: 23 Jan 2011 Last Revised: 25 Jan 2012
Casper Worm Hansen and Lars Lønstrup
University of Copenhagen and University of Southern Denmark - Department of Business and Economics

Abstract:

Life Expectancy, Education, Labour Supply, Income