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Toward generation XL: Anthropometrics of longevity in late 20th-century United States

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  • Sunder, Marco

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Volume (Year): 3 (2005)
Issue (Month): 2 (July)
Pages: 271-295

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Handle: RePEc:eee:ehbiol:v:3:y:2005:i:2:p:271-295

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  1. T. Paul Schultz, 2009. "Population and Health Policies," Working Papers 974, Economic Growth Center, Yale University.
  2. Kinge, Jonas Minet & Morris, Stephen, 2014. "Variation in the relationship between BMI and survival by socioeconomic status in Great Britain," Economics & Human Biology, Elsevier, vol. 12(C), pages 67-82.
  3. Bodenhorn, Howard, 2010. "Height and body mass index values of nineteenth-century New York legislators," Economics & Human Biology, Elsevier, vol. 8(1), pages 121-126, March.
  4. Schultz, T. Paul, 2010. "Population and Health Policies," Handbook of Development Economics, Elsevier.

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