Janet Currie

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

Germany

Princeton University

Henry Putnam Professor of Economics and Public Affairs

Princeton, NJ 08544-1021

United States

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

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The Local Economic and Welfare Consequences of Hydraulic Fracturing

Number of pages: 119 Posted: 21 Dec 2016 Last Revised: 04 Jan 2017
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Department of Economics, Students, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), 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
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), Department of Economics, Students, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), 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 National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
Downloads 937 (19,434)
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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
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) 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
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), 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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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
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), 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
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), 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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Superfund Cleanups and Infant Health

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 11-02
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 24 Feb 2011
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), University of Chicago - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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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
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), University of Chicago - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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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
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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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
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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Are Public Housing Projects Good for Kids?

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 07 Jun 1998
Janet Currie and Aaron Yelowitz
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and University of Kentucky - Department of Economics
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Are Public Housing Projects Good for Kids?

NBER Working Paper No. w6305
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 15 Jul 2000
Janet Currie and Aaron Yelowitz
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and University of Kentucky - 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
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), University of California, Berkeley, University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley - 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 National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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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
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), 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
Janet Currie, Mehdi Farsi and W. Bentley MacLeod
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), 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
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), 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
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 National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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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
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Columbia University
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air pollution, infant mortality, infant health

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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 Jr. and Janet Currie
Columbia University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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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
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), INSEAD and The Ohio State University
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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
Janet Currie and W. Bentley MacLeod
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Columbia University - Department of Economics
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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
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Georgia State University - Department of Economics
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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
Janet Currie and Mark Stabile
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and INSEAD
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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
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Columbia University
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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
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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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
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) 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
Janet Currie and Jonathan Gruber
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) 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
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) 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
Anna Aizer, Janet Currie and Enrico Moretti
Brown University - Department of Economics, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics
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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
Stanford University - Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Michigan State University - 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
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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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
Janet Currie and Enrico Moretti
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and University of California, Berkeley - 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
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), INSEAD, University of Manitoba and University of Manitoba - Manitoba Centre for Health Policy
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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 National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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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 National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

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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
Janet Currie and Jonathan Gruber
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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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
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Duke University
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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
Janet Currie and Reed Walker
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business
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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
Janet Currie and Jeffrey Grogger
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and University of Chicago - Irving B. Harris Graduate School of Public Policy Studies
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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
Janet Currie and Duncan Thomas
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - 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
Janet Currie and Mark Stabile
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and INSEAD
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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
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland - Research Department
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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
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland - Research Department

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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
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign - 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
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and U.S. Census Bureau - Center for Economic Studies
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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
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), 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
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), 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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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
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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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 National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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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
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - 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
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - 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
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Princeton University - Center for Health and Wellbeing
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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
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Princeton University - Center for Health and Wellbeing
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mortality, inequality, racial differences, smoking

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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
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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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, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), Michigan State University and University of Kansas - Department of Economics
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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 National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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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
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) 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
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics

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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
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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Youths at Nutritional Risk: Malnourished or Misnourished?

NBER Working Paper No. w7686
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 16 May 2000
Jay Bhattacharya and Janet Currie
Stanford University - Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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Does Head Start Help Hispanic Children?

NBER Working Paper No. w5805
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 01 Apr 1997
Janet Currie and Duncan Thomas
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics
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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
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and University of California, Berkeley - 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
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), 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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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
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and University of Kentucky - 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
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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Do Children of Immigrants Make Differential Use of Public Health Insurance?

Posted: 13 Jun 1998
Janet Currie
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

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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
Janet Currie, Jonathan Gruber and Michael Fischer
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Yale University - School of Medicine
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Hospitals, Managed Care, and the Charity Caseload in California

NBER Working Paper No. w8621
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 29 Nov 2001
Janet Currie and John Fahr
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics
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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
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Northwestern University - Department of Economics
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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
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Boston University - Department of Economics
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Check Up Before You Check Out: Retail Clinics and Emergency Room Use

NBER Working Paper No. w23585
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 17 Jul 2017
Diane Alexander, Janet Currie and Molly Schnell
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Princeton University
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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: 57 Posted: 12 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 18 Sep 2017
Diane Alexander, Janet Currie and Molly Schnell
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Princeton University
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Clinics, hospital emergency services, health

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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, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Mathematica Policy Research, Inc.
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Does Participation in Transfer Programs During Pregnancy Improve Birth Weight?

NBER Working Paper No. w3832
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 03 Jan 2007
Janet Currie and Nancy Cole
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Abt Associates, Inc.
Downloads 19 (457,933)
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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
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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Firm-Specific Determinants of the Real Wage

NBER Working Paper No. w4023
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 15 Jan 2007
Janet Currie and Sheena McConnell
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Independent
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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
Janet Currie and Matthew Neidell
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Columbia University
Downloads 18 (447,400)
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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 National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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64.

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
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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65.

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
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Independent
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66.

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
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Ohio State University (OSU) - Economics
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67.

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, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Columbia University - Department of Economics
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68.

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
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics
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69.

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
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) - National Center for Health Statistics and Peking University - Guanghua School of Management
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70.

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
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), Mathematica Policy Research, Inc. and Abt Associates, Inc.
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71.

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
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Queen's University
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72.

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
Janet Currie, Wanchuan Lin and Wei Zhang
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), Peking University - Guanghua School of Management and China Europe International Business School (CEIBS)
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73.

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, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), Princeton University and Yale University - Yale School of Management, International Center for Finance
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74.

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
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), Columbia University and Boston University - Department of Economics
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75.

Rules, Coordination and Manipulability Among Arbitrators

NBER Working Paper No. w3821
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 24 Jul 2007
Janet Currie
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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76.

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
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), Columbia University - Department of Economics and Hunter College, CUNY
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77.

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
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) 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
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) 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
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Priceton University - Center for Health and Wellbeing

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79.

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
Columbia University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Johns Hopkins University - Carey Business School
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80.

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
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) 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
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), 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 University of California, Berkeley - Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics
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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
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), 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
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82.

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
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Columbia University
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83.

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
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Princeton University - Center for Health and Wellbeing
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84.

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
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), Peking University - Guanghua School of Management and Peking University - Guanghua School of Management
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85.

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
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Columbia University - Department of Economics
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86.

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
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Princeton University - Center for Health and Wellbeing
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fertility, unemployment

87.

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
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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88.

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
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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89.

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, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and SUNY Oswego
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90.

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
Princeton University and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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91.

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

NBER Working Paper No. w23622
Posted: 25 Jul 2017
Diane Alexander and Janet Currie
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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92.

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

NBER Working Paper No. w23514
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 19 Jun 2017
Michael Baker, Janet Currie and Hannes Schwandt
University of Toronto - Department of Economics, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Princeton University - Center for Health and Wellbeing
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93.

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 National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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94.

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, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), Stockholm University - Institute for International Economic Studies (IIES) and University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business
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95.

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
Columbia University - Graduate School of Arts and Sciences, Department of Economics, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Columbia University
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96.

The Effect of E-Cigarette Minimum Legal Sale Age Laws on Traditional Cigarette Use and Birth Outcomes Among Pregnant Teenagers

NBER Working Paper No. w22792
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 08 Nov 2016
Michael F. Pesko and Janet Currie
Georgia State University - Department of Economics and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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97.

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, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), Brown University - Department of Epidemiology and Brown University - Department of Community Health
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98.

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 National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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99.

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
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), Columbia University and Columbia University - School of Social Work
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100.

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
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

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toxic releases, pollution, infant health, birth weight

101.

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
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics

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102.

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

Posted: 21 May 1998
Janet Currie
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

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103.

Head Start and Cognition Among Latino Children

Posted: 19 May 1998
Janet Currie and Duncan Thomas
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and University of California, Los Angeles (UCLA) - Department of Economics

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104.

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
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics

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105.

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

Posted: 24 Jul 1996
Janet Currie and Joseph P. Ferrie
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Northwestern University - Department of Economics

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