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Published by National Bureau of Economic Research in Cambridge, MA .
Written in English


  • Children -- Health and hygiene -- United States.,
  • Social status -- Health aspects -- United States.,
  • Children -- United States -- Economic conditions.

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StatementAnne Case, Darren Lubotsky, Christina Paxson.
SeriesNBER working paper series -- no. 8344, Working paper series (National Bureau of Economic Research) -- working paper no. 8344.
ContributionsLubotsky, Darren., Paxson, Christina H., National Bureau of Economic Research.
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Pagination50 p. :
Number of Pages50
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22423439M

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