George Wehby

University of Iowa

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Can Changing Economic Factors Explain the Rise in Obesity

Andrew Young School of Policy Studies Research Paper Series No. 15-02
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 21 Feb 2015
Georgia State University - Andrew Young School of Policy Studies, University of Louisville, University of Virginia - Frank Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy and University of Iowa
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BMI, obesity, restaurant, supercenter, food price, economic factors

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Can Changing Economic Factors Explain the Rise in Obesity?

NBER Working Paper No. w20892
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 27 Jan 2015
Georgia State University - Andrew Young School of Policy Studies, University of Louisville, University of Virginia - Frank Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy and University of Iowa
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Effects of the Minimum Wage on Infant Health

NBER Working Paper No. w22373
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 27 Jun 2016
George Wehby, Dhaval Dave and Robert Kaestner
University of Iowa, Bentley University - Department of Economics and University of Chicago
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Effects of the Minimum Wage on Infant Health

IZA Discussion Paper No. 10039
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 18 Jul 2016
George Wehby, Dhaval Dave and Robert Kaestner
University of Iowa, Bentley University - Department of Economics and University of Chicago
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minimum wage, health, infant, prenatal care, smoking, income, pregnant women

Does Medicaid Coverage for Pregnant Women Affect Prenatal Health Behaviors?

IZA Discussion Paper No. 9712
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 15 Feb 2016
Dhaval Dave, Robert Kaestner and George Wehby
Bentley University - Department of Economics, University of Chicago and University of Iowa
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Medicaid, insurance, moral hazard, health, smoking, weight, prenatal care, infant health

Does Medicaid Coverage for Pregnant Women Affect Prenatal Health Behaviors?

NBER Working Paper No. w21049
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 30 Mar 2015
Dhaval Dave, Robert Kaestner and George Wehby
Bentley University - Department of Economics, University of Chicago and University of Iowa
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Alcohol Exposure in Utero and Child Academic Achievement

NBER Working Paper No. w19839
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 25 Jan 2014
University of Bristol, University of Iowa, University of Bristol, Population Health Sciences, Medical Research Council Integrative Epidemiology Unit and University of Bristol - MRC Integrative Epidemiology Unit
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Alcohol Exposure in Utero and Child Academic Achievement

The Economic Journal, Vol. 124, Issue 576, pp. 634-667, 2014
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 23 May 2014
University of Bristol, University of Iowa, University of Bristol, Population Health Sciences, Medical Research Council Integrative Epidemiology Unit and University of Bristol - MRC Integrative Epidemiology Unit
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The Heterogeneity of the Cigarette Price Effect on Body Mass Index

NBER Working Paper No. w18087
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 19 May 2012
George Wehby and Charles Courtemanche
University of Iowa and University of North Carolina (UNC) at Greensboro - Department of Economics
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Breastfeeding and Child Disability: A Comparison of Siblings from the United States

NBER Working Paper No. w19940
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 03 Mar 2014
George Wehby
University of Iowa
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