Bhashkar Mazumder

Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago

230 South LaSalle Street

Chicago, IL 60604

United States

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1.

Black–White Differences in Intergenerational Economic Mobility in the United States

Economic Perspectives, Vol. XXXVIII, No. 1, 2014
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 09 May 2014
Bhashkar Mazumder
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
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intergenerational mobility, racial gaps, family structure, AFQT

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What is Behind the Rise in Long-Term Unemployment?

Economic Perspectives, Vol.34, No. 2, 2010
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 10 Aug 2010
Daniel Aaronson, Bhashkar Mazumder and Shani Schechter
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
Downloads 563 (47,362)
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long-term unemployment, unemployment, unemployment duration, unemployment insurance, Mobility, Unemployment, and Vacancies, Unemployment: Models, Duration, Incidence, and Job Search, Unemployment Insurance, Severance Pay, Plant Closings

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Cognitive Abilities and Household Financial Decision Making

FRB of Chicago Working Paper No. 2010-16
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 02 Aug 2010 Last Revised: 30 Mar 2011
Sumit Agarwal and Bhashkar Mazumder
National University of Singapore and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
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Household finance, Credit Cards, Home Equity, AFQT Scores

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Does Education Improve Health? A Reexamination of the Evidence from Compulsory Schooling Laws

Economic Perspectives, Vol. 32, No. 2, 2008
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 19 May 2008
Bhashkar Mazumder
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
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education, mortality, health, compulsory schooling, Health Production: Nutrition, Mortality, Morbidity, Substance Abuse and Addiction, Disability, and Economic Behavior, Demographic Trends and Forecasts, Labor and Consumers, Demography, Education, Income

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Racial and Ethnic Differences in the Geography of Intergenerational Mobility

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 15 Mar 2018 Last Revised: 26 Jul 2018
Jonathan Davis and Bhashkar Mazumder
University of Chicago - Harris Public Policy and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
Downloads 426 (67,034)
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intergenerational mobility, racial differences

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Intergenerational Economic Mobility in the U.S., 1940 to 2000

FRB Chicago Working Paper No. 2005-12
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 13 Dec 2005
Daniel Aaronson and Bhashkar Mazumder
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
Downloads 392 (74,002)
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intergenerational mobility, inequality, human capital

Health Capital and the Prenatal Environment: The Effect of Maternal Fasting During Pregnancy

FRB of Chicago Working Paper No. 2007-22
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 13 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 23 Apr 2011
Bhashkar Mazumder and Douglas Almond
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and Columbia University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics
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Ramadan, fasting, prenatal, disability

Health Capital and the Prenatal Environment: The Effect of Maternal Fasting During Pregnancy

NBER Working Paper No. w14428
Number of pages: 79 Posted: 23 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 13 May 2010
Douglas Almond and Bhashkar Mazumder
Columbia University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
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The Effects of the 1930s Holc €Œredliningâ€� Maps

FRB of Chicago Working Paper No. WP-2017-12
Number of pages: 102 Posted: 19 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 28 Feb 2019
Daniel Aaronson, Daniel A. Hartley and Bhashkar Mazumder
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
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Home ownership, housing, mortgage loans, redlining

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Earnings Mobility in the Us: A New Look at Intergenerational Inequality

FRB Chicago Working Paper No. 2001-18
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 09 Jan 2002
Bhashkar Mazumder
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
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Fetal Origins and Parental Responses

FRB of Chicago Working Paper No. 2012-14
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 15 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 07 Feb 2013
Douglas Almond and Bhashkar Mazumder
Columbia University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
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fetal origins, birth endowments, birth weight, parental

Fetal Origins and Parental Responses

Annual Review of Economics, Vol. 5, pp. 37-56, 2013
Posted: 07 Aug 2013
Douglas Almond and Bhashkar Mazumder
Columbia University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago

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The Effects of Education on Health and Mortality

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 17 Dec 2011
Bhashkar Mazumder
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
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The Impact of Rosenwald Schools on Black Achievement

FRB of Chicago Working Paper No. 2009-26
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 11 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 23 Sep 2011
Daniel Aaronson and Bhashkar Mazumder
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
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education, race, Rosenwald, wages, mobility

Birth Cohort and the Black-White Achievement Gap: The Roles of Access and Health Soon After Birth

FRB of Chicago Working Paper No. 2008-20
Number of pages: 82 Posted: 08 Dec 2008 Last Revised: 27 Oct 2010
Kenneth Y. Chay, Jonathan Guryan and Bhashkar Mazumder
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics, Northwestern University - Human Development and Social Policy (HDSP) Program and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
Downloads 137 (209,706)
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test scores, infant health, black-white differences, post neonatal mortality

Birth Cohort and the Black-White Achievement Gap: The Roles of Access and Health Soon after Birth

NBER Working Paper No. w15078
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 16 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 14 Sep 2010
Kenneth Y. Chay, Jonathan Guryan and Bhashkar Mazumder
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics, Northwestern University - Human Development and Social Policy (HDSP) Program and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
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Sibling Similarities, Differences and Economic Inequality

FRB of Chicago Working Paper No. 2004-13
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 03 Sep 2004
Bhashkar Mazumder
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
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Sibling correlation, intergenerational mobility, sibling inequality

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Revised Estimates of Intergenerational Income Mobility in the United States

FRB of Chicago Working Paper No. 2003-16
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 30 Nov 2003
Bhashkar Mazumder
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
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intergenerational, mobility, inequality

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The Mis-Measurement of Permanent Earnings: New Evidence from Social Security Earnings Data

FRB Chicago Working Paper No. 2001-24
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 10 Jan 2002
Bhashkar Mazumder
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
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The Growing Importance of Family and Community: An Analysis of Changes in the Sibling Correlation in Earnings

FRB of Chicago Working Paper No. 2003-24
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 02 Jan 2004
Bhashkar Mazumder and David I. Levine
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and University of California, Berkeley - Economic Analysis & Policy Group
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The Effects of the Massachusetts Health Reform on Household Financial Distress

FRB of Chicago Working Paper No. 2014-01
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 05 Feb 2014 Last Revised: 04 Sep 2015
Bhashkar Mazumder and Sarah Miller
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and University of Notre Dame
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health insurance, debt, ACA, Massachusetts, health care reform

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Intergenerational Mobility in the US: What We Have Learned from the PSID

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 21 May 2018
Bhashkar Mazumder
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
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Black-White Differences in Intergenerational Economic Mobility in the US

FRB of Chicago Working Paper No. 2011-10
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 01 Dec 2011
Bhashkar Mazumder
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
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intergenerational mobility, race, Job, Occupational, and Intergenerational Mobility, Promotion, Human Capital, Skills, Occupational Choice, Labor Productivity, Economics of Minorities, Races, Immigrants, Non-labor Discrimination

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How Did Schooling Laws Improve Long-Term Health and Lower Mortality?

FRB of Chicago Working Paper No. 2006-23
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 07 Dec 2006
Bhashkar Mazumder
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
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Education, Health, mortality, compulsory schooling

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The Decline in Intergenerational Mobility after 1980

FRB of Chicago Working Paper No. WP-2017-5
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 12 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 02 Feb 2019
Jonathan Davis and Bhashkar Mazumder
University of Chicago - Harris Public Policy and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
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Intergenerational mobility, income, labor market

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A Nonparametric Analysis of Black-White Differences in Intergenerational Income Mobility in the United States

FRB of Chicago Working Paper No. 2007-12
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 09 Dec 2007 Last Revised: 23 Apr 2011
Debopam Bhattacharya and Bhashkar Mazumder
Dartmouth College and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
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intergenerational mobility, transition probabilities, nonparametrics, cognitive skills, black-white inequality

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Choosing the Right Parents: Changes in the Intergenerational Transmission of Inequality between 1980 and the Early 1990s

FRB Chicago Working Paper No. 2002-08
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 13 Nov 2002
Bhashkar Mazumder and David I. Levine
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and University of California, Berkeley - Economic Analysis & Policy Group
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Estimating the Intergenerational Elasticity and Rank Association in the US: Overcoming the Current Limitations of Tax Data

FRB of Chicago Working Paper No. 2015-04
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 21 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 23 Oct 2015
Bhashkar Mazumder
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
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intergenerational mobility

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The Changing Pattern of Wage Growth for Low Skilled Workers

FRB of Chicago Working Paper No. 2005-24
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 28 Dec 2005
Eric French, Bhashkar Mazumder and Christopher Taber
Department of Economics, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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wage growth, returns to experience, job match, poverty

Intergenerational Health Mobility in the Us

FRB of Chicago Working Paper No. WP-2018-2
Number of pages: 91 Posted: 13 Feb 2018 Last Revised: 08 Feb 2019
Timothy Halliday, Bhashkar Mazumder and Ashley Wong
University of Hawaii - Department of Economics, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
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Health, inequality, mobility, intergenerational

Intergenerational Health Mobility in the US

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11304
Number of pages: 87 Posted: 06 Feb 2018
Timothy Halliday, Bhashkar Mazumder and Ashley Wong
University of Hawaii - Department of Economics, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
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health, mobility, inequality, intergenerational

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Parental Earnings and Children's Well-Being and Future Success: An Analysis of the SIPP Matched to SSA Earnings Data

US Census Bureau Center for Economic Studies Paper No. CES-WP- 11-12
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 17 Apr 2011
Bhashkar Mazumder and Jonathan M. V. Davis
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
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New Evidence on Labor Market Dynamics Over the Business Cycle

Economic Perspectives, Vol. 31, No. 1, First Quarter 2007
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 11 Feb 2007
Bhashkar Mazumder
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
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employment dynamics, hiring rate, separation rate, Business Fluctuations, Cycles, Job, Occupational, and Intergenerational Mobility, Turnover, Vacancies, Layoffs

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Estimating the Effect of School Quality on Mortality in the Presence of Migration: Evidence from the Jim Crow South

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 02 Oct 2017
Daniel Aaronson, Bhashkar Mazumder, Seth G. Sanders and Evan Taylor
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, Duke University and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor
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Family and Community Influences on Health and Socioeconomic Status: Sibling Correlations Over the Life Course

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 28 Feb 2011
Bhashkar Mazumder
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
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sibling correlation, PSID, health, socioeconomic status

Fasting During Pregnancy and Children's Academic Performance

Netspar Discussion Paper No. 12/2011-113
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 23 Feb 2012
Douglas Almond, Bhashkar Mazumder and Reyn van Ewijk
Columbia University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz
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Fasting During Pregnancy and Children's Academic Performance

NBER Working Paper No. w17713
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 31 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 02 Jan 2012
Douglas Almond, Bhashkar Mazumder and Reyn van Ewijk
Columbia University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz
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A Nonparametric Analysis of Black-White Differences in Intergenerational Income Mobility in the United States

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 11 Apr 2011
Debopam Bhattacharya and Bhashkar Mazumder
University of Cambridge and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
Downloads 54 (373,087)

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intergenerational mobility, racial gap, AFQT, hadamard differentiability

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Erratum: Does Education Improve Health? A Reexamination of the Evidence from Compulsory Schooling Laws

Number of pages: 2 Posted: 24 Nov 2010
Bhashkar Mazumder
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
Downloads 51 (382,715)
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education, mortality, health

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The Effect of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act Medicaid Expansions on Financial Wellbeing

NBER Working Paper No. w22170
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 18 Apr 2016
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, University of Chicago, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
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Black-White Differences in Inter-Generational Economic Mobility in the U.S.

US Census Bureau Center for Economic Studies Paper No. CES-WP- 11-40
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 03 Dec 2011
Bhashkar Mazumder
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
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Early Life Environment and Racial Inequality in Education and Earnings in the United States

FRB of Chicago Working Paper No. 2014-28
Number of pages: 79 Posted: 20 Dec 2014
Kenneth Y. Chay, Jonathan Guryan and Bhashkar Mazumder
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics, Northwestern University - Human Development and Social Policy (HDSP) Program and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
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early life, racial inequality, black white, post neonatal mortality

Early Life Environment and Racial Inequality in Education and Earnings in the United States

NBER Working Paper No. w20539
Number of pages: 72 Posted: 06 Oct 2014
Kenneth Y. Chay, Jonathan Guryan and Bhashkar Mazumder
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics, Northwestern University - Human Development and Social Policy (HDSP) Program and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
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An Analysis of Sample Selection and the Reliability of Using Short-Term Earnings Averages in SIPP-SSA Matched Data

US Census Bureau Center for Economic Studies Paper No. CES-WP- 11-39
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 03 Dec 2011
Jonathan M. V. Davis and Bhashkar Mazumder
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
Downloads 43 (410,664)
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The Effect of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act Medicaid Expansions on Financial Wellbeing

FRB of Chicago Working Paper No. WP-2016-10
Number of pages: 85 Posted: 25 Oct 2016 Last Revised: 06 Sep 2017
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, University of Chicago, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
Downloads 40 (421,956)
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Health insurance, consumer finance, low income, Medicaid, public policy, Affordable Care Act (ACA)

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An Analysis of Sibling Correlations in Health Using Latent Variable Models

IZA Discussion Paper No. 8672
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 06 Dec 2014
Timothy Halliday and Bhashkar Mazumder
University of Hawaii - Department of Economics and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
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sibling correlations, intergenerational mobility, health, latent variable

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The Growing Importance of Family: Evidence from Brothers Earnings

Industrial Relations: A Journal of Economy and Society, Vol. 46, No. 1, pp. 7-21, January 2007
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 20 Dec 2006
David I. Levine and Bhashkar Mazumder
University of California, Berkeley - Economic Analysis & Policy Group and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
Downloads 13 (559,995)
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Fertility Transitions Along the Extensive and Intensive Margins

Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, WP 2011-09
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 21 Nov 2016
Daniel Aaronson, Fabian Lange and Bhashkar Mazumder
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, McGill University and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
Downloads 9 (584,965)
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The ACA Medicaid Expansion in Michigan and Financial Health

NBER Working Paper No. w25053
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 17 Sep 2018
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, University of Chicago, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
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A Comparison of Intergenerational Mobility Curves in Germany, Norway, Sweden, and the Us

The Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Vol. 119, Issue 1, pp. 72-101, 2017
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 07 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 19 Apr 2019
University of Bergen - Department of Economics, University of Chicago - Harris Public Policy, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, Stockholm University - Swedish Institute for Social Research (SOFI), German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) and University of Bergen - Department of Economics
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Intergenerational mobility, inequality

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Parental Earnings and Children's Well‐Being: An Analysis of the Survey of Income and Program Participation Matched to Social Security Administration Earnings Data

Economic Inquiry, Vol. 51, Issue 3, pp. 1795-1808, 2013
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 07 May 2013
Bhashkar Mazumder and Jonathan M. V. Davis
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
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In Utero Ramadan Exposure and Children's Academic Performance

The Economic Journal, Vol. 125, Issue 589, pp. 1501-1533, 2015
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 19 Jan 2016
Douglas Almond, Bhashkar Mazumder and Reyn van Ewijk
Columbia University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz
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Fasting During Pregnancy and Children’s Academic Performance

Posted: 07 Dec 2011
Douglas Almond, Bhashkar Mazumder and Reyn van Ewijk
Columbia University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz

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Ramadan, fasting, Key Stage 1, prenatal, fetal development