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The relationship between health and growth: when Lucas meets Nelson-Phelps

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    In this paper Bruegel Non-Resident Fellow Philippe Aghion combines the Lucas and Nelson-Phelps approaches to human capital to give us a better understanding of the relationship between health and growth.

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    Paper provided by Bruegel in its series Working Papers with number 434.

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    Date of creation: Sep 2010
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    Handle: RePEc:bre:wpaper:434

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    1. Casper Worm Hansen, 2012. "Causes of mortality and development: Evidence from large health shocks in 20th century America," Economics Working Papers 2012-29, School of Economics and Management, University of Aarhus.
    2. Hansen, Casper Worm, 2013. "The diffusion of health technologies: Cultural and biological divergence," European Economic Review, Elsevier, vol. 64(C), pages 21-34.
    3. Loupias, Claire & Wigniolle, Bertrand, 2013. "Population, land, and growth," Economic Modelling, Elsevier, vol. 31(C), pages 223-237.
    4. Gazi Hassan & Arusha Cooray, 2012. "The effect of female and male health on economic growth: cross-country evidence within a production function framework," Economics Working Papers wp12-07, School of Economics, University of Wollongong, NSW, Australia.
    5. Hansen, Casper Worm & Lønstrup, Lars, 2011. "Life expectancy and income: The Ben-Porath mechanism revisited," Discussion Papers of Business and Economics 3/2011, Department of Business and Economics, University of Southern Denmark.
    6. David E. Bloom, 2011. "Population Dynamics in India and Implications for Economic Growth," PGDA Working Papers 6511, Program on the Global Demography of Aging.
    7. Hansen, Casper Worm, 2013. "Life expectancy and human capital: Evidence from the international epidemiological transition," Journal of Health Economics, Elsevier, vol. 32(6), pages 1142-1152.
    8. Hansen, Casper Worm & Lønstrup, Lars, 2013. "The Rise of Life Expectancy and Economic Growth in the 20th Century," Discussion Papers of Business and Economics 16/2013, Department of Business and Economics, University of Southern Denmark.

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