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Toward generation XL: Anthropometrics of longevity in late 20th-century United States

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  • Sunder, Marco, 2005. "Toward generation XL: Anthropometrics of longevity in late 20th-century United States," Economics & Human Biology, Elsevier, vol. 3(2), pages 271-295, July.
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    3. Schultz, T. Paul, 2010. "Population and Health Policies," Handbook of Development Economics, Elsevier.

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