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The biological standard of living in 19th century Mexico and in the American West

  • Carson, Scott Alan
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal Economics & Human Biology.

    Volume (Year): 3 (2005)
    Issue (Month): 3 (December)
    Pages: 405-419

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:ehbiol:v:3:y:2005:i:3:p:405-419
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    1. Lopez-Alonso, Moramay & Condey, Raul Porras, 2003. "The ups and downs of Mexican economic growth: the biological standard of living and inequality, 1870-1950," Economics & Human Biology, Elsevier, vol. 1(2), pages 169-186, June.
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    3. Komlos, John, 1987. "The Height and Weight of West Point Cadets: Dietary Change in Antebellum America," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 47(04), pages 897-927, December.
    4. Komlos, John & Coclanis, Peter, 1997. "On the Puzzling Cycle in the Biological Standard of Living: The Case of Antebellum Georgia," Explorations in Economic History, Elsevier, vol. 34(4), pages 433-459, October.
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