Janet Currie

Princeton University

Henry Putnam Professor of Economics and Public Affairs

Princeton, NJ 08544-1021

United States

http://www.princeton.edu/~jcurrie

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

1050 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA)

P.O. Box 7240

Bonn, D-53072

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The Local Economic and Welfare Consequences of Hydraulic Fracturing

Number of pages: 124 Posted: 21 Dec 2016 Last Revised: 25 Jul 2018
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Economics, Princeton University, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
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The Local Economic and Welfare Consequences of Hydraulic Fracturing

NBER Working Paper No. w23060
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 23 Jan 2017
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Economics, Princeton University, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management
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Does Child Abuse Cause Crime?

Andrew Young School of Policy Studies Research Paper No. 06-31, IZA Discussion Paper No. 2063
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 06 Apr 2006
Erdal Tekin and Janet Currie
Georgia State University - Department of Economics and Princeton University
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Does Child Abuse Cause Crime?

NBER Working Paper No. w12171
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 21 May 2006 Last Revised: 08 Jun 2006
Janet Currie and Erdal Tekin
Princeton University and Georgia State University - Department of Economics
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Do Housing Prices Reflect Environmental Health Risks? Evidence from More than 1600 Toxic Plant Openings and Closings

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 12-30
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 22 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 27 Dec 2012
Princeton University, University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business
Downloads 413 (71,797)
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toxic pollutants, hedonic analysis, environmental health risks, local externalities

Do Housing Prices Reflect Environmental Health Risks? Evidence from More than 1600 Toxic Plant Openings and Closings

US Census Bureau Center for Economic Studies Paper No. CES-WP - 13-14
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 04 Apr 2013
Princeton University, University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business
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Do Housing Prices Reflect Environmental Health Risks? Evidence from More than 1600 Toxic Plant Openings and Closings

NBER Working Paper No. w18700
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 12 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 26 Aug 2013
Princeton University, University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business
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The Take-Up of Social Benefits

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1103
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 22 Apr 2004
Janet Currie
Princeton University
Downloads 265 (118,198)
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take up, social programs, targetted assistance

The Take Up of Social Benefits

NBER Working Paper No. w10488
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 27 May 2004 Last Revised: 30 Aug 2010
Janet Currie
Princeton University
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Superfund Cleanups and Infant Health

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 11-02
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 24 Feb 2011
Princeton University, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
Downloads 329 (93,502)
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Superfund Clean-Ups, Hazardous Waste Sites, Infant Health, Environmental Health Risks

Superfund Cleanups and Infant Health

NBER Working Paper No. w16844
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 07 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 15 Mar 2011
Princeton University, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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The Effect of Fast Food Restaurants on Obesity and Weight Gain

NBER Working Paper No. w14721
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 17 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 28 Apr 2015
Princeton University, University of California, Berkeley, University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
Downloads 190 (164,216)
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Congestion Pricing, Air Pollution and Children's Health

Johns Hopkins Carey Business School Research Paper No. 17-05
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 19 Apr 2017
Johns Hopkins University - Carey Business School, Princeton University, Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES) and University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business
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Congestion Pricing, Air Pollution and Children's Health

NBER Working Paper No. w24410
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 20 Mar 2018
Johns Hopkins University - Carey Business School, Princeton University, Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES) and University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business
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Are Public Housing Projects Good for Kids?

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 07 Jun 1998
Janet Currie and Aaron Yelowitz
Princeton University and University of Kentucky - Department of Economics
Downloads 130 (227,057)
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Are Public Housing Projects Good for Kids?

NBER Working Paper No. w6305
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 15 Jul 2000 Last Revised: 23 May 2015
Janet Currie and Aaron Yelowitz
Princeton University and University of Kentucky - Department of Economics
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Preschool, Day Care, and Afterschool Care: Who's Minding the Kids?

NBER Working Paper No. w10670
Number of pages: 126 Posted: 02 Sep 2004 Last Revised: 29 Aug 2010
David M. Blau and Janet Currie
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - Department of Economics and Princeton University
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Cut to the Bone? Hospital Takeovers and Nurse Employment Contracts

USC CLEO Research Paper No. C02-28
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 28 Dec 2002
Janet Currie, Mehdi Farsi and W. Bentley MacLeod
Princeton University, University of Neuchatel - Institute for Research in Economics (IRENE) and Columbia University - Department of Economics
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Cut to the Bone? Hospital Takeovers and Nurse Employment Contracts

NBER Working Paper No. w9428
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 03 Jan 2003 Last Revised: 01 Feb 2010
Janet Currie, Mehdi Farsi and W. Bentley MacLeod
Princeton University, University of Neuchatel - Institute for Research in Economics (IRENE) and Columbia University - Department of Economics
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Cut to the Bone? Hospital Takeovers and Nurse Employment Contracts

Industrial & Labor Relations Review, Vol. 58, No. 3, pp. 471-493, April 2005
Posted: 06 May 2005
Janet Currie, Mehdi Farsi and W. Bentley MacLeod
Princeton University, University of Neuchatel - Institute for Research in Economics (IRENE) and Columbia University - Department of Economics

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nurses, California hospitals, monopolies, for-profits and nonprofits

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Longer Term Effects of Head Start

NBER Working Paper No. w8054
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 16 Dec 2000 Last Revised: 20 Oct 2010
Eliana Garces, Duncan Thomas and Janet Currie
University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics, University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics and Princeton University
Downloads 132 (223,672)
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Human Capital Development Before Age Five

NBER Working Paper No. w15827
Number of pages: 142 Posted: 22 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 23 Apr 2010
Douglas Almond and Janet Currie
Columbia University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics and Princeton University
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Air Pollution and Infant Health: What Can We Learn from California's Recent Experience?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1056
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 29 Mar 2004
Janet Currie and Matthew Neidell
Princeton University and Columbia University
Downloads 120 (240,324)
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air pollution, infant mortality, infant health

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Do Stimulant Medications Improve Educational and Behavioral Outcomes for Children with Adhd?

NBER Working Paper No. w19105
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 08 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 12 Jun 2013
Janet Currie, Mark Stabile and Lauren Eden Jones
Princeton University, INSEAD and The Ohio State University
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Child Mental Health and Human Capital Accumulation: The Case of Adhd

NBER Working Paper No. w10435
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 25 May 2006 Last Revised: 08 Jul 2010
Janet Currie and Mark Stabile
Princeton University and INSEAD
Downloads 84 (305,433)
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Is There a Link between Foreclosure and Health?

NBER Working Paper No. w17310
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 29 Aug 2011
Janet Currie and Erdal Tekin
Princeton University and Georgia State University - Department of Economics
Downloads 81 (312,302)
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First Do No Harm?: Tort Reform and Birth Outcomes

NBER Working Paper No. w12478
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 30 Aug 2006 Last Revised: 07 Aug 2010
Janet Currie and W. Bentley MacLeod
Princeton University and Columbia University - Department of Economics
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Healthy, Wealthy, and Wise: Socioeconomic Status, Poor Health in Childhood, and Human Capital Development

NBER Working Paper No. w13987
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 12 May 2008 Last Revised: 21 Sep 2010
Janet Currie
Princeton University
Downloads 73 (331,625)
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Traffic Congestion and Infant Health: Evidence from E-Zpass

NBER Working Paper No. w15413
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 13 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 14 Aug 2010
Janet Currie and Reed Walker
Princeton University and University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business
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Getting Inside the "Black Box" of Head Start Quality: What Matters and What Doesn'T?

NBER Working Paper No. w10091
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 17 Nov 2003 Last Revised: 30 Jul 2010
Janet Currie and Matthew Neidell
Princeton University and Columbia University
Downloads 65 (353,087)
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Socioeconomic Status and Health: Why is the Relationship Stronger for Older Children?

NBER Working Paper No. w9098
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 01 Aug 2002
Janet Currie and Mark Stabile
Princeton University and INSEAD
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Health Insurance Eligibility, Utilization of Medical Care, and Child Health

NBER Working Paper No. w5052
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 05 Sep 2000 Last Revised: 04 Apr 2008
Janet Currie and Jonathan Gruber
Princeton University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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Health Insurance Eligibility, Utilization of Medical Care, and Child Health

QUARTERLY JOURNAL OF ECONOMICS, May 1996
Posted: 14 May 1998
Janet Currie and Jonathan Gruber
Princeton University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics

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Competition in Imperfect Markets: Does it Help California's Medicaid Mothers?

NBER Working Paper No. w10429
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 26 Apr 2004 Last Revised: 02 Jul 2010
Anna Aizer, Janet Currie and Enrico Moretti
Brown University - Department of Economics, Princeton University and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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Does Head Start Make a Difference?

NBER Working Paper No. w4406
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 20 Jul 2010
Janet Currie and Duncan Thomas
Princeton University and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Breakfast of Champions? The School Breakfast Program and the Nutrition of Children and Families

NBER Working Paper No. w10608
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 09 Jul 2004 Last Revised: 20 Jan 2014
Stanford University - Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research, Princeton University and Michigan State University - Department of Economics
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Saving Babies: The Efficacy and Cost of Recent Expansions of Medicaid Eligibility for Pregnant Women

NBER Working Paper No. w4644
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 27 Dec 2000 Last Revised: 14 Sep 2010
Janet Currie and Jonathan Gruber
Princeton University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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Child Health and Young Adult Outcomes

NBER Working Paper No. w14482
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 17 Nov 2008 Last Revised: 04 Aug 2010
Princeton University, INSEAD, University of Manitoba and University of Manitoba - Manitoba Centre for Health Policy
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Accidents Will Happen? Unintentional Injury, Maternal Employment, and Child Care Policy

NBER Working Paper No. w8090
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 19 Jan 2001 Last Revised: 20 Oct 2010
Janet Currie and V. Joseph Hotz
Princeton University and Duke University
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Early Test Scores, Socioeconomic Status and Future Outcomes

NBER Working Paper No. w6943
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 26 Mar 1999 Last Revised: 10 May 2000
Janet Currie and Duncan Thomas
Princeton University and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics
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Check Up Before You Check Out: Retail Clinics and Emergency Room Use

FRB of Chicago Working Paper No. WP-2017-11
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 12 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 09 Jul 2018
Diane Alexander, Janet Currie and Molly Schnell
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, Princeton University and Northwestern University - Department of Economics
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Clinics, hospital emergency services, health

Check Up Before You Check Out: Retail Clinics and Emergency Room Use

NBER Working Paper No. w23585
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 17 Jul 2017
Diane Alexander, Janet Currie and Molly Schnell
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, Princeton University and Northwestern University - Department of Economics
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Mother's Education and the Intergenerational Transmission of Human Capital: Evidence from College Openings and Longitudinal Data

NBER Working Paper No. w9360
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 06 Dec 2002 Last Revised: 30 Oct 2010
Janet Currie and Enrico Moretti
Princeton University and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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What Do We Know About Short and Long Term Effects of Early Life Exposure to Pollution?

NBER Working Paper No. w19571
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 25 Oct 2013
Princeton University, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Graduate School of International Relations and Pacific Studies (IRPS), University of California, San Diego (UCSD) and Columbia University
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What Do We Know About Short- and Long-Term Effects of Early-Life Exposure to Pollution?

Annual Review of Resource Economics, Vol. 6, Issue 1, pp. 217-247, 2014
Posted: 08 Oct 2014
Princeton University, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Graduate School of International Relations and Pacific Studies (IRPS), University of California, San Diego (UCSD) and Columbia University

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Heat or Eat? Cold Weather Shocks and Nutrition in Poor American Families

NBER Working Paper No. w9004
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 13 Jun 2002 Last Revised: 30 Nov 2013
Stanford University - Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research, Georgetown University, Michigan State University - Department of Economics and Princeton University
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Heat or Eat? Cold Weather Shocks and Nutrition in Poor American Families

American Journal of Public Health, Vol. 93, No. 7, pp. 1149-1154, July 2003
Posted: 20 Oct 2004
Stanford University - Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research, Georgetown University, Michigan State University - Department of Economics and Princeton University

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Medicaid Expansions and Welfare Contractions: Offsetting Effects on Prenatal Care and Infant Health?

NBER Working Paper No. w7667
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 17 May 2000 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2010
Janet Currie and Jeffrey Grogger
Princeton University and University of Chicago - Harris School of Public Policy
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Transfers in Cash and in Kind: Theory Meets the Data

NBER Working Paper No. w13557
Number of pages: 94 Posted: 31 Oct 2007 Last Revised: 19 Jul 2010
Janet Currie and Firouz Gahvari
Princeton University and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - Department of Economics
Downloads 44 (421,894)
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"The Minimum Wage and the Employment of Youth: Evidence from the Nlsy"

NBER Working Paper No. w4348
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 05 Nov 2000
Janet Currie and Bruce Fallick
Princeton University and Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland
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The Minimum Wage and the Employment of Youth: Evidence from the Nlsy

JOURNAL OF HUMAN RESOURCES, Vol. 31, No. 2, Spring 1996
Posted: 05 May 1998
Janet Currie and Bruce Fallick
Princeton University and Federal Reserve Banks - Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland

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Inequality at Birth: Some Causes and Consequences

NBER Working Paper No. w16798
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 28 Feb 2011
Janet Currie
Princeton University
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The Technology of Birth: Health Insurance, Medical Interventions, and Infant Health

NBER Working Paper No. w5985
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 11 Jun 2000 Last Revised: 04 Apr 2008
Janet Currie and Jonathan Gruber
Princeton University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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Mental Health in Childhood and Human Capital

NBER Working Paper No. w13217
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 03 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 14 Aug 2010
Janet Currie and Mark Stabile
Princeton University and INSEAD
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Reported Income in the Nlsy: Consistency Checks and Methods for Cleaningthe Data

NBER Working Paper No. t0160
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 24 Jul 2000
Nancy Cole and Janet Currie
Abt Associates, Inc. and Princeton University
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School Quality and the Longer-Term Effects of Head Start

NBER Working Paper No. w6362
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 12 Jul 2000
Janet Currie and Duncan Thomas
Princeton University and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics
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Is the Impact of Health Shocks Cushioned by Socioeconomic Status? the Case of Low Birthweight

NBER Working Paper No. w6999
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 31 Mar 1999 Last Revised: 12 Oct 2010
Janet Currie and Rosemary Hyson
Princeton University and U.S. Census Bureau - Center for Economic Studies
Downloads 40 (437,528)
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Can Mentoring Help Female Assistant Professors? Interim Results from a Randomized Trial

NBER Working Paper No. w15707
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 01 Feb 2010 Last Revised: 05 Jul 2010
Cornell University - Department of Economics, Princeton University, Michigan State University and University of Kansas - Department of Economics
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Mortality Inequality: The Good News from a County-Level Approach

NBER Working Paper No. w22199
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 02 May 2016
Janet Currie and Hannes Schwandt
Princeton University and Princeton University - Center for Health and Wellbeing
Downloads 28 (505,998)
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Mortality Inequality: The Good News from a County-Level Approach

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9903
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 09 May 2016
Janet Currie and Hannes Schwandt
Princeton University and Princeton University - Center for Health and Wellbeing
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mortality, inequality, racial differences, smoking

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Welfare and the Well-Being of Children: The Relative Effectiveness of Cash and In-Kind Transfers

NBER Working Paper No. w4539
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 11 Jun 2000
Janet Currie
Princeton University
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Lead and Juvenile Delinquency: New Evidence from Linked Birth, School and Juvenile Detention Records

NBER Working Paper No. w23392
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 08 May 2017 Last Revised: 21 Jun 2017
Anna Aizer and Janet Currie
Brown University - Department of Economics and Princeton University
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Air Pollution and Infant Health: Lessons from New Jersey

NBER Working Paper No. w14196
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 04 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 23 Oct 2013
Princeton University, Columbia University and Boston University - Department of Economics
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Does Pollution Increase School Absences?

NBER Working Paper No. w13252
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 13 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 23 Oct 2013
Princeton University, Stanford University - Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Columbia University and Amherst College - Department of Economics
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Medicaid Managed Care: Effects on Children's Medicaid Coverage and Utilization

NBER Working Paper No. w8812
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 28 Feb 2002 Last Revised: 26 Oct 2010
Janet Currie and John Fahr
Princeton University and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics
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Youths at Nutritional Risk: Malnourished or Misnourished?

NBER Working Paper No. w7686
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 16 May 2000 Last Revised: 17 Oct 2010
Jay Bhattacharya and Janet Currie
Stanford University - Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research and Princeton University
Downloads 34 (463,076)
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Biology as Destiny? Short and Long-Run Determinants of Intergenerational Transmission of Birth Weight

NBER Working Paper No. w11567
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 05 Oct 2005 Last Revised: 11 Aug 2010
Janet Currie and Enrico Moretti
Princeton University and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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Does Head Start Help Hispanic Children?

NBER Working Paper No. w5805
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 01 Apr 1997 Last Revised: 12 May 2000
Janet Currie and Duncan Thomas
Princeton University and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics
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Race, Children's Cognitive Achievement and the Bell Curve

NBER Working Paper No. w5240
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 13 Jul 2000
Janet Currie and Duncan Thomas
Princeton University and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics
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Race, Children's Cognitive Achievement and the Bell Curve

Posted: 10 Jul 1996
Janet Currie and Duncan Thomas
Princeton University and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics

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Understanding Physician Decision Making: The Case of Depression

NBER Working Paper No. w24955
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 17 Sep 2018
Janet Currie and W. Bentley MacLeod
Princeton University and Columbia University - Department of Economics
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Do Low Levels of Blood Lead Reduce Children's Future Test Scores?

NBER Working Paper No. w22558
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 31 Aug 2016
Brown University - Department of Economics, Princeton University, Brown University - Department of Epidemiology and Brown University - Department of Community Health
Downloads 31 (477,011)
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Food Insecurity or Poverty? Measuring Need-Related Dietary Adequacy

NBER Working Paper No. w9003
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 13 Jun 2002 Last Revised: 25 Apr 2015
Stanford University - Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research, Michigan State University - Department of Economics and Princeton University
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Addressing the Opioid Epidemic: Is There a Role for Physician Education?

NBER Working Paper No. w23645
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 11 Aug 2017
Molly Schnell and Janet Currie
Northwestern University - Department of Economics and Princeton University
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Accidental Death and the Rule of Joint and Several Liability

NBER Working Paper No. w15412
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 13 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 13 Aug 2010
Columbia University, Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics, Princeton University and Columbia University - Department of Economics
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Air Pollution and Infant Health: What Can We Learn from California's Recent Experience

NBER Working Paper No. w10251
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 31 Jan 2004 Last Revised: 23 Oct 2013
Janet Currie and Matthew Neidell
Princeton University and Columbia University
Downloads 29 (486,914)
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Health Insurance and Less Skilled Workers

NBER Working Paper No. w7291
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 10 Feb 2000 Last Revised: 16 Mar 2010
Janet Currie and Aaron Yelowitz
Princeton University and University of Kentucky - Department of Economics
Downloads 29 (486,914)
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Medicaid and Medical Care for Children

NBER Working Paper No. w4284
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 03 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 17 Sep 2010
Janet Currie and Duncan Thomas
Princeton University and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics
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Gender Gaps in Benefits Coverage

NBER Working Paper No. w4265
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 10 Jan 2007 Last Revised: 30 Aug 2010
Janet Currie
Princeton University
Downloads 27 (497,419)
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Physician Payments and Infant Mortality: Evidence from Medicaid Fee Policy

NBER Working Paper No. w4930
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 03 Jan 2002 Last Revised: 01 May 2010
Janet Currie, Jonathan Gruber and Michael Fischer
Princeton University, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Yale University - School of Medicine
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Strikes and the Law in the U.S., 1881-1894: New Evidence on the Origins of American Exceptionalism

NBER Working Paper No. w5368
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 01 Jul 2000 Last Revised: 24 Sep 2010
Janet Currie and Joseph P. Ferrie
Princeton University and Northwestern University - Department of Economics
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U.S. Employment and Opioids: Is There a Connection?

NBER Working Paper No. w24440
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 26 Mar 2018
Janet Currie, Jonas Jin and Molly Schnell
Princeton University, Princeton University and Northwestern University - Department of Economics
Downloads 26 (503,016)
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Diagnosing Expertise: Human Capital, Decision Making and Performance Among Physicians

NBER Working Paper No. w18977
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 08 May 2013
Janet Currie and W. Bentley MacLeod
Princeton University and Columbia University - Department of Economics
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The Impact of Collective Bargaining Legislation on Disputes in the U.S. Public Sector: No Policy May Be the Worst Policy

NBER Working Paper No. w3978
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 16 Jul 2004 Last Revised: 07 Oct 2008
Janet Currie and Sheena McConnell
Princeton University and Independent
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68.

Distance to Hospitals and Children's Access to Care: is Being Closer Better, and for Whom?

NBER Working Paper No. w6836
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 17 Feb 1999 Last Revised: 11 Oct 2010
Janet Currie and Patricia Benton Reagan
Princeton University and Ohio State University (OSU) - Economics
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69.

Firm-Specific Determinants of the Real Wage

NBER Working Paper No. w4023
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 15 Jan 2007 Last Revised: 01 Jul 2010
Janet Currie and Sheena McConnell
Princeton University and Independent
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70.

Hospitals, Managed Care, and the Charity Caseload in California

NBER Working Paper No. w8621
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 29 Nov 2001 Last Revised: 25 Oct 2010
Janet Currie and John Fahr
Princeton University and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics
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Do Children of Immigrants Make Differential Use of Public Health Insurance?

NBER Working Paper No. w5388
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 08 Aug 2000 Last Revised: 30 Sep 2010
Janet Currie
Princeton University
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Do Children of Immigrants Make Differential Use of Public Health Insurance?

Posted: 13 Jun 1998
Janet Currie
Princeton University

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72.

From Infant to Mother: Early Disease Environment and Future Maternal Health

NBER Working Paper No. w17676
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 17 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 20 Dec 2011
Columbia University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics, Princeton University and Mathematica Policy Research, Inc.
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Patient Knowledge and Antibiotic Abuse: Evidence from an Audit Study in China

NBER Working Paper No. w16602
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 13 Dec 2010 Last Revised: 15 Dec 2010
Janet Currie, Wanchuan Lin and Wei Zhang
Princeton University, Peking University - Guanghua School of Management and China Europe International Business School (CEIBS)
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Violence While in Utero: The Impact of Assaults During Pregnancy on Birth Outcomes

IZA Discussion Paper No. 11655
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 01 Aug 2018 Last Revised: 18 Aug 2018
Princeton University, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics and Columbia University
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domestic violence, infant health, pregnancy, health inequality, social cost of crime

Violence While in Utero: The Impact of Assaults During Pregnancy on Birth Outcomes

NBER Working Paper No. w24802
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 16 Jul 2018
Princeton University, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics and Stanford University
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75.

Fetal Exposure to Toxic Releases and Infant Health

NBER Working Paper No. w14352
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 23 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 26 Aug 2013
Janet Currie and Johannes F. Schmieder
Princeton University and Boston University - Department of Economics
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Networks or Neighborhoods? Correlations in the Use of Publicly-Funded Maternity Care in California

NBER Working Paper No. w9209
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 20 Sep 2002 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2010
Anna Aizer and Janet Currie
Brown University - Department of Economics and Princeton University
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77.

Childhood Circumstances and Adult Outcomes: Act Ii

NBER Working Paper No. w23017
Number of pages: 130 Posted: 11 Jan 2017 Last Revised: 20 Jan 2017
Douglas Almond, Janet Currie and Valentina Duque
Columbia University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics, Princeton University and Columbia University
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78.

Does Participation in Transfer Programs During Pregnancy Improve Birth Weight?

NBER Working Paper No. w3832
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 03 Jan 2007 Last Revised: 19 Jan 2009
Janet Currie and Nancy Cole
Princeton University and Abt Associates, Inc.
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79.

Mortality Inequality in Canada and the U.S.: Divergent or Convergent Trends?

NBER Working Paper No. w23514
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 19 Jun 2017
Michael Baker, Janet Currie and Hannes Schwandt
University of Toronto - Department of Economics, Princeton University and Princeton University - Center for Health and Wellbeing
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Has Public Health Insurance for Older Children Reduced Disparities in Access to Care and Health Outcomes?

NBER Working Paper No. w14173
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 16 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 17 Mar 2010
Janet Currie, Sandra Decker and Wanchuan Lin
Princeton University, Government of the United States of America - National Center for Health Statistics and Peking University - Guanghua School of Management
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81.

Male Jobs, Female Jobs, and Gender Gaps in Benefits Coverage

NBER Working Paper No. w4106
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 03 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 22 Sep 2010
Janet Currie and Richard P. Chaykowski
Princeton University and Queen's University
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82.

Viewpoint: Child Research Comes of Age

Canadian Journal of Economics, Vol. 37, pp. 509-527, August 2004
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 12 Jul 2004
Janet Currie
Princeton University
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83.

An Experimental Comparison of Dispute Rates in Alternative Arbitration Systems

NBER Working Paper No. w3417
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 09 May 2011
Princeton University - Industrial Relations Section, Princeton University, Princeton University and Yale University - Yale School of Management, International Center for Finance
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Restrictions on Medicaid Funding of Abortion: Effects on Pregnancy Resolutions and Birth Weight

NBER Working Paper No. w4432
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 24 Jul 2007 Last Revised: 15 Aug 2010
Janet Currie, Lucia Nixon and Nancy Cole
Princeton University, Mathematica Policy Research, Inc. and Abt Associates, Inc.
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Physician Practice Style and Patient Health Outcomes: The Case of Heart Attacks

NBER Working Paper No. w21218
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 01 Jun 2015
Princeton University, Columbia University - Department of Economics and Hunter College, CUNY
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Pauvreté, Egalité, Mortalité: Mortality (In)Equality in France and the United States

NBER Working Paper No. w24623
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 25 May 2018
Princeton University, Northwestern University and Centre d'Économie de la Sorbonne (CES) - Center of Economics of the Sorbonne (CES)
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Pauvreté, Egalité, Mortalité: Mortality (In)Equality in France and the United States

CEPR Discussion Paper No. DP12935
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 21 May 2018
Princeton University, Northwestern University and Centre d'Économie de la Sorbonne (CES) - Center of Economics of the Sorbonne (CES)
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E-Cigarette Minimum Legal Sale Age Laws and Traditional Cigarette Use Among Rural Pregnant Teenagers

NBER Working Paper No. w22792
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 08 Nov 2016
Michael Pesko and Janet Currie
Georgia State University - Department of Economics and Princeton University
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Early-Life Health and Adult Circumstance in Developing Countries

NBER Working Paper No. w18371
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 08 Sep 2012
Janet Currie and Tom Vogl
Princeton University and Priceton University - Center for Health and Wellbeing
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Early-Life Health and Adult Circumstance in Developing Countries

Annual Review of Economics, Vol. 5, pp. 1-36, 2013
Posted: 07 Aug 2013
Janet Currie and Tom Vogl
Princeton University and Priceton University - Center for Health and Wellbeing

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89.

Using Audit Studies to Test for Physician Induced Demand: The Case of Antibiotic Abuse in China

NBER Working Paper No. w18153
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 22 Jun 2012
Janet Currie, Wanchuan Lin and Juanjuan Meng
Princeton University, Peking University - Guanghua School of Management and Peking University - Guanghua School of Management
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90.

Rules, Coordination and Manipulability Among Arbitrators

NBER Working Paper No. w3821
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 24 Jul 2007
Janet Currie
Princeton University
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91.

Is Arbitration Addictive? Evidence from the Laboratory and the Field

NBER Working Paper No. w3952
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 03 Jul 2007
Janet Currie and Henry S. Farber
Princeton University and Princeton University
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92.

Short and Long-Term Effects of Unemployment on Fertility

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9299
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 04 Sep 2015
Janet Currie and Hannes Schwandt
Princeton University and Princeton University - Center for Health and Wellbeing
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fertility, unemployment

93.

Weathering the Storm: Hurricanes and Birth Outcomes

NBER Working Paper No. w18070
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 12 May 2012
Janet Currie and Maya Rossin-Slater
Princeton University and Columbia University
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94.

Public vs. Private Provision of Charity Care? Evidence from the Expiration of Hill-Burton Requirements in Florida

NBER Working Paper No. w15798
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 08 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 05 Sep 2010
Douglas Almond, Janet Currie and Emilia Simeonova
Columbia University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics, Princeton University and Johns Hopkins University - Carey Business School
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95.

Exploding Asthma and Adhd Caseloads: The Role of Medicaid Managed Care

NBER Working Paper No. w23983
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 30 Oct 2017
Anna Chorniy, Janet Currie and Lyudmyla Sonchak
Princeton University - Center for Health and Wellbeing, Princeton University and SUNY Oswego
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96.

Is it Who You are or Where You Live? Residential Segregation and Racial Gaps in Childhood Asthma

NBER Working Paper No. w23622
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 25 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 19 Jul 2018
Diane Alexander and Janet Currie
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and Princeton University
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Does Prenatal WIC Participation Improve Child Outcomes?

NBER Working Paper No. w24691
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 13 Jun 2018
Anna Chorniy, Janet Currie and Lyudmyla Sonchak
Princeton University - Center for Health and Wellbeing, Princeton University and SUNY Oswego
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Within-Mother Estimates of the Effects of WIC on Birth Outcomes in New York City

NBER Working Paper No. w20400
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 25 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 27 Aug 2014
Janet Currie and Ishita Rajani
Princeton University and Princeton University
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Something in the Water: Contaminated Drinking Water and Infant Health

NBER Working Paper No. w18876
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 09 Mar 2013
Princeton University, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Graduate School of International Relations and Pacific Studies (IRPS), Texas A&M University - Department of Economics, Columbia University and Columbia University - School of International & Public Affairs (SIPA)
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Something in the Water: Contaminated Drinking Water and Infant Health

Canadian Journal of Economics/Revue canadienne d'économique, Vol. 46, Issue 3, pp. 791-810, 2013
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 21 Aug 2013
Princeton University, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Graduate School of International Relations and Pacific Studies (IRPS), Texas A&M University - Department of Economics, Columbia University and Columbia University - School of International & Public Affairs (SIPA)
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Are Publicly Insured Children Less Likely to Be Admitted to Hospital than the Privately Insured (and Does it Matter)?

NBER Working Paper No. w22542
Posted: 22 Aug 2016
Diane Alexander and Janet Currie
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and Princeton University
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The 9/11 Dust Cloud and Pregnancy Outcomes: A Reconsideration

NBER Working Paper No. w20368
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 11 Aug 2014
Janet Currie and Hannes Schwandt
Princeton University and Princeton University - Center for Health and Wellbeing
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Does the Marginal Hospitalization Save Lives? The Case of Respiratory Admissions for the Elderly

NBER Working Paper No. w26618
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 06 Jan 2020
Janet Currie and David Slusky
Princeton University and University of Kansas
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Does the Marginal Hospitalization Save Lives? The Case of Respiratory Admissions for the Elderly

IZA Discussion Paper No. 12879
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 22 Jan 2020
Janet Currie and David Slusky
Princeton University and University of Kansas
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respiratory emergency, hospital admission

103.

What Caused Racial Disparities in Particulate Exposure to Fall? New Evidence from the Clean Air Act and Satellite-Based Measures of Air Quality

NBER Working Paper No. w26659
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 22 Jan 2020
Janet Currie, John Voorheis and Reed Walker
Princeton University, University of Oregon - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business
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104.

Inequality in Mortality Over the Life Course: Why Things are Not as Bad as You Think

Contemporary Economic Policy, Vol. 36, Issue 1, pp. 7-23, 2018
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 27 Nov 2017
Janet Currie
Princeton University
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Questions and Answers—Inequality in Mortality Over the Life Course: Why Things are Not as Bad as You Think

Contemporary Economic Policy, Vol. 36, Issue 1, pp. 24-28, 2018
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 27 Nov 2017
Janet Currie
Princeton University
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106.

The Great Recession and Mothers' Health

Feature Issue, Vol. 125, Issue 588, pp. F311-F346, 2015
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 18 Nov 2015
Janet Currie, Valentina Duque and Irwin Garfinkel
Princeton University, Columbia University and Columbia University - School of Social Work
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107.

Toxic Releases and Infant Health: Evidence from New Panel Data

iHEA 2007 6th World Congress: Explorations in Health Economics Paper
Posted: 11 Jun 2007
Janet Currie
Princeton University

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toxic releases, pollution, infant health, birth weight

108.

The Intergenerational Transmission of 'Intelligence' Down the Slippery Slopes of 'the Bell Curve'

Industrial Relations: A Journal of Economy and Society, Vol. 38, No. 3, July 1999
Posted: 07 Feb 2000
Janet Currie and Duncan Thomas
Princeton University and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics

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109.

The Effect of Welfare on Child Outcomes: What We Know and What We Need to Know

Posted: 21 May 1998
Janet Currie
Princeton University

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110.

Head Start and Cognition Among Latino Children

Posted: 19 May 1998
Janet Currie and Duncan Thomas
Princeton University and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics

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111.

Saving Babies: The Efficacy and Cost of Recent Changes in the Medicaid Eligibility of Pregnant Women

JOURNAL OF POLITICAL ECONOMY, Vol, 104, No. 6 (December 1996)
Posted: 19 May 1998
Janet Currie and Jonathan Gruber
Princeton University and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics

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112.

The Law and Labor Strife in the U.S., 1881-1894

Posted: 24 Jul 1996
Janet Currie and Joseph P. Ferrie
Princeton University and Northwestern University - Department of Economics

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