Scott Alan Carson

University of Texas of the Permian Basin

4901 East University

Odessa, TX 79762

United States

CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute)

Poschinger Str. 5

Munich, DE-81679

Germany

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (36)

1.

US Male Obesity from 1800-2000: A Long Term Perspective

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4366
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 30 Aug 2013
Scott Alan Carson
University of Texas of the Permian Basin
Downloads 156 (88,104)

Abstract:

BMIs, US obesity epidemic, long-term health, obesity by race

2.

African-American and White Living Standards in the 19th Century American South: A Biological Comparison

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1696
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 24 Apr 2006
Scott Alan Carson
University of Texas of the Permian Basin
Downloads 141 (152,938)
Citation 4

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3.

Health, Wealth and Inequality: A Contribution to the Debate About the Relationship between Inequality and Health

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2256
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 19 Mar 2008
Scott Alan Carson
University of Texas of the Permian Basin
Downloads 107 (196,461)
Citation 1

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4.

Slave Prices, Geography and Insolation in 19th Century African-American Stature

CESifo Working Paper No. 2105
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 02 Oct 2007
Scott Alan Carson
University of Texas of the Permian Basin
Downloads 88 (223,457)

Abstract:

nineteenth century, African-American stature, slave prices, insolation, vitamin D

5.

African-American and White Inequality in the American South: Evidence from the 19th Century Missouri State Prison

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1954
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 18 Apr 2007
Scott Alan Carson
University of Texas of the Permian Basin
Downloads 69 (256,897)

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6.

Health During Industrialization: Evidence from the 19th Century Pennsylvania State Prison System

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1975
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 11 May 2007
Scott Alan Carson
University of Texas of the Permian Basin
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Citation 5

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7.

A Quantile Approach to the Relationship between Body Mass, Wealth, and Inequality

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3288
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 12 Jan 2011
Scott Alan Carson
University of Texas of the Permian Basin
Downloads 46 (318,866)

Abstract:

BMI, wealth, inequality, and race

8.

Black and White Labor Market Outcomes in the 19th Century American South

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2079
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 15 Aug 2007
Scott Alan Carson
University of Texas of the Permian Basin
Downloads 45 (318,866)

Abstract:

19th century US labor markets, labor force participation, stature and BMI

9.

Living Standards in Black and White: Evidence from the Heights of Ohio Prison Inmates, 1829 - 1913

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1775
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 18 Aug 2006
Scott Alan Carson and Thomas Maloney
University of Texas of the Permian Basin and University of Utah - College of Social & Behavioral Sciences - Department of Economics
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10.

Geography and Insolation in 19th Century US African-American and White Statures

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2229
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 26 Feb 2008
Scott Alan Carson
University of Texas of the Permian Basin
Downloads 44 (324,747)
Citation 7

Abstract:

nineteenth century, African-American and white stature, insolation

11.

Modern Health Standards for Peoples of the Past: Biological Conditions by Race in the American South, 1873 - 1919

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 1879
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 12 Jan 2007
Scott Alan Carson
University of Texas of the Permian Basin
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12.

Nineteenth Century Stature and Family Size: Binding Constraint or Productive Labor Force?

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2999
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 06 Apr 2010
Scott Alan Carson
University of Texas of the Permian Basin
Downloads 34 (352,986)

Abstract:

family economics, stature, wealth, inequality, insolation, vitamin D

13.

Nineteenth Century White Physical Activity and Calories: Socioeconomic Status and Diets

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4886
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 23 Jul 2014
Scott Alan Carson
University of Texas of the Permian Basin
Downloads 33 (346,285)

Abstract:

nineteenth century US diets, physical activity, nutrition

14.

Racial Differences in Body-Mass Indices for Men Imprisoned in 19th Century US Prisons: A Multinomial Approach

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3016
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 21 Apr 2010
Scott Alan Carson
University of Texas of the Permian Basin
Downloads 29 (370,854)

Abstract:

body mass index, 19th century American health, racial disparity

15.

Nineteenth Century Black and White US Statures: The Primary Sources of Vitamin D and Their Relationship with Height

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2497
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 12 Dec 2008
Scott Alan Carson
University of Texas of the Permian Basin
Downloads 28 (370,854)
Citation 1

Abstract:

socioeconomic status, vitamin D, insolation, 19th century US statures

16.

Demographic, Residential, and Socioeconomic Effects on the Distribution of 19th Century African-American Body Mass Index Values

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3338
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 08 Feb 2011
Scott Alan Carson
University of Texas of the Permian Basin
Downloads 23 (395,615)

Abstract:

nineteenth century U.S. economic development, body mass index, 19th century race relations

17.

Obesity in Black and White: Accounting for 19th Century US BMI Differences by Socioeconomic Status and Biology

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3913
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 03 Sep 2012
Scott Alan Carson
University of Texas of the Permian Basin
Downloads 22 (391,174)

Abstract:

nineteenth century US race relations, body mass index, biological inequality

18.

Nineteenth Century US African-American and White Female Statures: Insight from US Prison Records

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3169
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 21 Sep 2010
Scott Alan Carson
University of Texas of the Permian Basin
Downloads 22 (400,296)
Citation 6

Abstract:

Nineteenth Century US Black and White Female Statures

19.

Geography, Insolation and Institutional Change in 19th Century African-American and White Stature in Southern States

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2434
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 28 Oct 2008
Scott Alan Carson
University of Texas of the Permian Basin
Downloads 18 (414,740)
Citation 1

Abstract:

nineteenth century Southern black and white statures, insolation, vitamin D

20.

Demographic, Residential, and Socioeconomic Effects on the Distribution of 19th Century U.S. White Statures

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2563
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 26 Feb 2009
Scott Alan Carson
University of Texas of the Permian Basin
Downloads 16 (440,313)

Abstract:

19th US white statures, vitamin D, solar radiation, quantile regression

21.

Demographic, Residential, and Socioeconomic Effects on the Distribution of 19th Century African-American Stature

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2479
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 03 Dec 2008
Scott Alan Carson
University of Texas of the Permian Basin
Downloads 16 (440,313)

Abstract:

19th century African-American stature, insolation, quantile regression

22.

Black and White Body Mass Index Values in Developing 19th Century Nebraska

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4268
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 18 Jun 2013
Scott Alan Carson
University of Texas of the Permian Basin
Downloads 14 (450,400)

Abstract:

19th century Nebraska, industrialization, BMIs

23.

Nineteenth Century US Black and White Physical Activity and Nutritional Trends Among the Working Class

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3890
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 22 Aug 2012
Scott Alan Carson
University of Texas of the Permian Basin
Downloads 13 (440,313)

Abstract:

nutrition, energy accounting, basal metabolic rate, US economic development

24.

Demographic, Residential, and Socioeconomic Effects on the Distribution of 19th Century White Body Mass Index Values

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3383
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 29 Mar 2011
Scott Alan Carson
University of Texas of the Permian Basin
Downloads 11 (460,719)

Abstract:

body mass index, 19th century race relations

25.

The Relationship between Stature and Insolation: Evidence from Soldiers and Prisoners

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2850
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 19 Nov 2009
Scott Alan Carson
University of Texas of the Permian Basin
Downloads 11 (460,719)

Abstract:

stature, insolation vitamin D

26.

Statures, BMIs, and Weight: A Reassessment

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4540
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 14 Jan 2014
Scott Alan Carson
University of Texas of the Permian Basin
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Abstract:

anthropometrics, nineteenth century US weights, net nutrition, health

27.

Nineteenth Century US BMIs by Race: Socioeconomics and Biology

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3971
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 31 Oct 2012
Scott Alan Carson
University of Texas of the Permian Basin
Downloads 8 (470,934)

Abstract:

Nineteenth century US race relations, body mass index, biological inequality

28.

Nineteenth Century Black and Mulatto Physical Activity, Calories, and Life Expectancy

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4899
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 14 Aug 2014
Scott Alan Carson
University of Texas of the Permian Basin
Downloads 5 (490,868)

Abstract:

nineteenth century US race relations, nutrition, physical activity, life expectancy

29.

Nineteenth Century Biological Conditions on the High Central Plains

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3807
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 07 May 2012
Scott Alan Carson
University of Texas of the Permian Basin
Downloads 5 (486,050)

Abstract:

agricultural development, black and white biological conditions

30.

Frederick Jackson Turner and the Westward Expanse: Changing Net Nutrition with Economic Development

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5869
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 19 May 2016
Scott Alan Carson
University of Texas of the Permian Basin
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Abstract:

nineteenth century black and white stature variation, urbanization, US Central Plains

31.

The Lasting Effects of Maternal Net Nutrition During US Economic Development

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5827
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 21 Apr 2016
Scott Alan Carson
University of Texas of the Permian Basin
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Abstract:

late 19th and early 20th century women’s BMIs, ethnicity and BMI, women’s health during economic development

32.

The Weight of Inequality: Variation with Industrialization and Wealth

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5629
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 22 Dec 2015
Scott Alan Carson
University of Texas of the Permian Basin
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Abstract:

weight, current net nutrition, wealth, inequality

33.

Mexican and Hispanic Net Nutrition in the 19th Century American West

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5571
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 20 Nov 2015
Scott Alan Carson
University of Texas of the Permian Basin
Downloads 0 (481,141)

Abstract:

anthropometrics, nineteenth century US weights, net nutrition, health

34.

Nineteenth Century Weight in the United States: Revaluating Net Nutrition During Economic Development

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 5499
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 06 Oct 2015
Scott Alan Carson
University of Texas of the Permian Basin
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Abstract:

weight, biological measurements, 19th century health, quantile estimation

35.

Mexican Body Mass Index Values in the Late-19th-Century American West

Economics & Human Biology, Vol. 5, No. 1, pp. 37-47, March 2007
Posted: 15 Mar 2007
Scott Alan Carson
University of Texas of the Permian Basin

Abstract:

Nineteenth-century Mexico, Anthropometrics, Body mass index

36.

The Biological Standard of Living in 19th century Mexico and in the American West

Economics and Human Biology, Vol. 3, No. 3, pp. 405-419, 2005
Posted: 23 Mar 2006
Scott Alan Carson
University of Texas of the Permian Basin

Abstract:

Physical stature, Anthropometric history, Mexico, American West, Height, Biological standard of living, USA