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Birth Outcome Measures and Infant Mortality


  • Sai Ma


  • Brian Finch



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  • Sai Ma & Brian Finch, 2010. "Birth Outcome Measures and Infant Mortality," Population Research and Policy Review, Springer;Southern Demographic Association (SDA), vol. 29(6), pages 865-891, December.
  • Handle: RePEc:kap:poprpr:v:29:y:2010:i:6:p:865-891
    DOI: 10.1007/s11113-009-9172-3

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    1. Daniel A. Powers & W. Parker Frisbie & Robert Hummer & Starling G. Pullum & Patricio Solis, 2006. "Race/Ethnic differences and age-variation in the effects of birth outcomes on infant mortality in the U.S," Demographic Research, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research, Rostock, Germany, vol. 14(10), pages 179-216, March.
    2. Patricio SolĂ­s & Starling G. Pullum & W. Frisbie, 2000. "Demographic models of birth outcomes and infant mortality: An alternative measurement approach," Demography, Springer;Population Association of America (PAA), vol. 37(4), pages 489-498, November.
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    7. Jason Abrevaya, 2001. "The effects of demographics and maternal behavior on the distribution of birth outcomes," Empirical Economics, Springer, vol. 26(1), pages 247-257.
    8. Douglas Almond & Kenneth Y. Chay & David S. Lee, 2005. "The Costs of Low Birth Weight," The Quarterly Journal of Economics, Oxford University Press, vol. 120(3), pages 1031-1083.
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    1. repec:eee:socmed:v:187:y:2017:i:c:p:39-48 is not listed on IDEAS
    2. Goodman, Julia M. & Karasek, Deborah & Anderson, Elizabeth & Catalano, Ralph A., 2013. "The contribution of attenuated selection in utero to small-for-gestational-age (SGA) among term African American male infants," Social Science & Medicine, Elsevier, vol. 88(C), pages 83-89.


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