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The Effect of Exercise on Earnings: Evidence from the NLSY

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  • Vasilios Kosteas, 2012. "The Effect of Exercise on Earnings: Evidence from the NLSY," Journal of Labor Research, Springer, vol. 33(2), pages 225-250, June.
  • Handle: RePEc:spr:jlabre:v:33:y:2012:i:2:p:225-250
    DOI: 10.1007/s12122-011-9129-2
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    Keywords

    Exercise; Earnings; Obesity; Propensity score matching; I19; J21;
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    JEL classification:

    • I19 - Health, Education, and Welfare - - Health - - - Other
    • J21 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Demand and Supply of Labor - - - Labor Force and Employment, Size, and Structure

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