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The Effect of Exercise on Earnings: Evidence from the NLSY

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  • Vasilios Kosteas

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    Article provided by Springer in its journal Journal of Labor Research.

    Volume (Year): 33 (2012)
    Issue (Month): 2 (June)
    Pages: 225-250

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    Keywords: Exercise; Earnings; Obesity; Propensity score matching; I19; J21;

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