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The poor at birth: Birth weights and infant mortality at Philadelphia's almshouse hospital, 1848-1873

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  • Goldin, Claudia
  • Margo, Robert A.

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Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Explorations in Economic History.

Volume (Year): 26 (1989)
Issue (Month): 3 (July)
Pages: 360-379

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Handle: RePEc:eee:exehis:v:26:y:1989:i:3:p:360-379

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  1. David Meredith & Deborah Oxley, 2013. "Blood and Bone: Body Mass, Gender and Health Inequality in 19th Century British Families," Oxford University Economic and Social History Series _118, Economics Group, Nuffield College, University of Oxford.
  2. Costa, Dora L., 2004. "Race and Pregnancy Outcomes in the Twentieth Century: A Long-Term Comparison," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 64(04), pages 1056-1086, December.
  3. Dora L. Costa, 2002. "The Measure of Man and Older Age Mortality: Evidence from the Gould Sample," NBER Working Papers 8843, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  4. Dora L. Costa & Joanna Lahey, 2003. "Becoming Oldest-Old: Evidence from Historical U.S. Data," NBER Working Papers 9933, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.

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