Fetal Origins, Childhood Development, and Famine: A Bibliography and Literature Review
AbstractThe human costs of famines outlast the famines themselves. An increasing body of research points to their adverse long-run consequences for those born or in utero during them. This paper offers an introduction to the burgeoning literature on fetal origins and famine through a review of research on one well-known case study and a bibliography of published work in the field generally.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by School Of Economics, University College Dublin in its series Working Papers with number 201128.
Length: 71 pages
Date of creation: 15 Dec 2011
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health; famine; fetal origins; economic history;
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- Stefan Dercon & Catherine Porter, 2010.
"Live aid revisited: long-term impacts of the 1984 Ethiopian famine on children,"
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2010-39, Centre for the Study of African Economies, University of Oxford.
- Dercon, Stefan & Porter, Catherine, 2012. "Live aid revisited: long-term impacts of the 1984 Ethiopian famine on children," CEPR Discussion Papers 9033, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.
- Stefan Dercon & Catherine Porter & Maria Porter, 2010. "Live aid revisited: long-term impacts of the 1984 Ethiopian famine on children," Economics Series Working Papers CSAE WPS/2010-39, University of Oxford, Department of Economics.
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