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Socioeconomic Status and Child Health: Why Is the Relationship Stronger for Older Children?

  • Janet Currie
  • Mark Stabile

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Article provided by American Economic Association in its journal American Economic Review.

Volume (Year): 93 (2003)
Issue (Month): 5 (December)
Pages: 1813-1823

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Handle: RePEc:aea:aecrev:v:93:y:2003:i:5:p:1813-1823
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