Estimating Trends in Historical Heights
AbstractDevelops a robust statistical procedure to analyze the trend in height if the available samples are truncated at the minimum height requirement.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by Department of Economics, University of Munich in its series Articles by John Komlos with number 25.
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Publication status: published in Historical Methods, 1990, 23, 116-120
height; truncated samples;
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