Christina H. Paxson

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

1050 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02138

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Princeton University

316 Wallace Hall

Princeton, NJ 08544

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

34

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Scholarly Papers (34)

1.

Does Money Matter? The Effects of Cash Transfers on Child Health and Development in Rural Ecuador

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 4226
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Norbert Schady and Christina H. Paxson
World Bank - Development Research Group and Princeton University
Downloads 354 (54,063)
Citation 15

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Health Monitoring & Evaluation, Youth and Governance, Street Children, Adolescent Health, Educational Sciences

Economic Status and Health in Childhood: The Origins of the Gradient

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 27 May 2001
Anne Case, Darren H. Lubotsky and Christina H. Paxson
Princeton University - Research Program in Development Studies, University of Illinois at Chicago and Princeton University
Downloads 146 (159,213)
Citation 134

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Economic Status and Health in Childhood: The Origins of the Gradient

NBER Working Paper No. w8344
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 25 Jun 2001
Anne Case, Darren H. Lubotsky and Christina H. Paxson
Princeton University - Research Program in Development Studies, University of Illinois at Chicago and Princeton University
Downloads 37 (359,699)
Citation 134

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Cognitive Development Among Young Children in Ecuador: The Roles of Wealth, Health, and Parenting

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3605
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 08 Jul 2005
Christina H. Paxson and Norbert Schady
Princeton University and World Bank - Development Research Group
Downloads 142 (153,494)
Citation 15

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Rewarding Persistence: Effects of a Performance-Based Scholarship Program for Low-Income Parents

Number of pages: 167 Posted: 04 Mar 2009
MDRC, MDRC, San Francisco State University, Princeton University, Princeton University - Industrial Relations Section and Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago
Downloads 130 (112,867)
Citation 8

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financial aid, community college, single mothers

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Child Health and the 1988-92 Economic Crisis in Peru

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 3260
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Christina H. Paxson and Norbert Schady
Princeton University and World Bank - Development Research Group
Downloads 111 (179,823)
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Inter-Industry Labor Mobility in Taiwan, China

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2154
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Howard Pack and Christina H. Paxson
University of Pennsylvania - Management Department and Princeton University
Downloads 83 (225,443)

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Do School Facilities Matter? The Case of the Peruvian Social Fund (FONCODES)

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2229
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Norbert Schady and Christina H. Paxson
World Bank - Development Research Group and Princeton University
Downloads 81 (231,906)
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Work, Welfare, and Child Maltreatment

NBER Working Paper No. w7343
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 10 Feb 2000
Christina H. Paxson and Jane Waldfogel
Princeton University and Columbia University - School of Social Work
Downloads 81 (242,386)
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Stature and Status: Height, Ability, and Labor Market Outcomes

NBER Working Paper No. w12466
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 04 Oct 2006
Anne Case and Christina H. Paxson
Princeton University - Research Program in Development Studies and Princeton University
Downloads 75 (253,801)
Citation 75

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Orphans in Africa

NBER Working Paper No. w9213
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 20 Sep 2002
Anne Case, Christina H. Paxson and Joseph D. Ableidinger
Princeton University - Research Program in Development Studies, Princeton University and Princeton University - Center for Health and Wellbeing
Downloads 63 (266,069)
Citation 30

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Is African Manufacturing Skill-Constrained?

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2212
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Howard Pack and Christina H. Paxson
University of Pennsylvania - Management Department and Princeton University
Downloads 55 (293,599)

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Mortality, Income, and Income Inequality Over Time in Britain and the United States

NBER Working Paper No. w8534
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 11 Oct 2001
Angus Deaton and Christina H. Paxson
Princeton University and Princeton University
Downloads 55 (286,359)
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Mortality, Education, Income, and Inequality Among American Cohorts

NBER Working Paper No. w7140
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 01 Sep 1999
Angus Deaton and Christina H. Paxson
Princeton University and Princeton University
Downloads 51 (291,121)
Citation 53

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Sex Differences in Morbidity and Mortality

NBER Working Paper No. w10653
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 26 Aug 2004
Anne Case and Christina H. Paxson
Princeton University - Research Program in Development Studies and Princeton University
Downloads 41 (338,876)
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From Cradle to Grave? The Lasting Impact of Childhood Health and Circumstance

NBER Working Paper No. w9788
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 23 Jun 2003
Anne Case, Angela R. Fertig and Christina H. Paxson
Princeton University - Research Program in Development Studies, Medica Research Institute and Princeton University
Downloads 41 (326,637)
Citation 30

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Mothers and Others: Who Invests in Children's Health?

NBER Working Paper No. w7691
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 17 May 2000
Anne Case and Christina H. Paxson
Princeton University - Research Program in Development Studies and Princeton University
Downloads 37 (352,101)
Citation 13

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Citation 17

Labor Supply, Hours Constraints and Job Mobility

NBER Working Paper No. w3474
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 27 Jun 2007
Joseph G. Altonji and Christina H. Paxson
Yale University - Economic Growth Center and Princeton University
Downloads 15 (467,820)
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Measuring Poverty Among the Elderly

NBER Working Paper No. w5296
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 24 Jul 2000
Angus Deaton and Christina H. Paxson
Princeton University and Princeton University
Downloads 30 (355,545)
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Saving and Growth: Evidence from Micro Data

NBER Working Paper No. w5301
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 12 Jul 2000
Christina H. Paxson
Princeton University
Downloads 29 (366,394)
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Social Security and Inequality Over the Life Cycle

NBER Working Paper No. w7570
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 18 Apr 2000
Angus Deaton, Pierre-Olivier Gourinchas and Christina H. Paxson
Princeton University, University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and Princeton University
Downloads 29 (362,638)
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Causes and Consequences of Early Life Health

NBER Working Paper No. w15637
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 11 Jan 2010
Anne Case and Christina H. Paxson
Princeton University - Research Program in Development Studies and Princeton University
Downloads 28 (377,880)
Citation 13

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Labor Supply Preferences, Hours Constraints, and Hours-Wage Tradeoffs

NBER Working Paper No. w2121
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 15 Mar 2007
Joseph G. Altonji and Christina H. Paxson
Yale University - Economic Growth Center and Princeton University
Downloads 24 (386,301)
Citation 37

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Socioeconomic Status and Health in Childhood: A Comment on Chen, Martin and Matthews (2006)

NBER Working Paper No. w12267
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 01 Jun 2006
Anne Case, Christina H. Paxson and Tom Vogl
Princeton University - Research Program in Development Studies, Princeton University and Priceton University - Center for Health and Wellbeing
Downloads 22 (414,750)
Citation 1

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The Dynamics of Dual-Job Holding and Job Mobility

NBER Working Paper No. w4968
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 26 Jun 2000
Christina H. Paxson and Nachum Sicherman
Princeton University and Columbia University
Downloads 22 (428,200)
Citation 18

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The Dynamics of Dual-Job Holding and Job Mobility

JOURNAL OF LABOR ECONOMICS
Posted: 16 Jun 1998
Nachum Sicherman and Christina H. Paxson
Columbia University and Princeton University

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The Impact of the Aids Pandemic on Health Services in Africa: Evidence from Demographic and Health Surveys

NBER Working Paper No. w15000
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 27 Sep 2012
Anne Case and Christina H. Paxson
Princeton University - Research Program in Development Studies and Princeton University
Downloads 20 (414,750)
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Saving, Growth, and Aging in Taiwan

NBER Working Paper No. w4330
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 04 May 2011
Angus Deaton and Christina H. Paxson
Princeton University and Princeton University
Downloads 19 (377,880)
Citation 36

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Approximation Bias in Linearized Euler Equations

NBER Working Paper No. t0236
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 10 Jul 2000
Christina H. Paxson and Sydney C. Ludvigson
Princeton University and New York University - Department of Economics
Downloads 18 (409,745)
Citation 11

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The Long Reach of Childhood Health and Circumstance: Evidence from the Whitehall Ii Study

NBER Working Paper No. w15640
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 11 Jan 2010
Anne Case and Christina H. Paxson
Princeton University - Research Program in Development Studies and Princeton University
Downloads 14 (473,611)
Citation 4

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The Long Reach of Childhood Health and Circumstance: Evidence from the Whitehall II Study

The Economic Journal, Vol. 121, Issue 554, pp. F183-F204, 2011
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 24 Jul 2011
Anne Case and Christina H. Paxson
Princeton University - Research Program in Development Studies and Princeton University
Downloads 1 (549,098)
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The Income Gradient in Children's Health: A Comment on Currie, Shields and Wheatley Price

NBER Working Paper No. w13495
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 16 Oct 2007
Anne Case, Diana Lee and Christina H. Paxson
Princeton University - Research Program in Development Studies, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Princeton University
Downloads 14 (445,222)
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Patterns of Aging in Thailand and Cote D'Ivoire

NBER Working Paper No. w3436
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 27 Jun 2007
Angus Deaton and Christina H. Paxson
Princeton University and Princeton University
Downloads 9 (460,592)
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Job Characteristics and Hours of Work

NBER Working Paper No. w1895
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 07 Sep 2010
Joseph G. Altonji and Christina H. Paxson
Yale University - Economic Growth Center and Princeton University
Downloads 8 (470,658)
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Making Sense of the Labor Market Height Premium: Evidence from the British Household Panel Survey

NBER Working Paper No. w14007
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 16 May 2008
Anne Case, Christina H. Paxson and Mahnaz Islam
Princeton University - Research Program in Development Studies, Princeton University and Princeton University
Downloads 4 (494,906)
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Child Health and Economic Crisis in Peru

The World Bank Economic Review, Vol. 19, Issue 2, pp. 203-223, 2005
Posted: 29 Feb 2008
Christina H. Paxson and Norbert Schady
Princeton University and World Bank - Development Research Group

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tuberculosis, DOTS, direct observation, patient adherence, Pakistan

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Economies of Scale, Household Size, and the Demand for Food

Journal of Political Economy, 1998
Posted: 19 Oct 1998
Angus Deaton and Christina H. Paxson
Princeton University and Princeton University

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