The Effect of Income on Health: Using the Coal Boom as a Natural Experiment
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KeywordsHealth Outcome; Birth Weight; Low Birth Weight; Infant Mortality; Income Shock; Endogeneity; Two-stage Least Squares;
- I10 - Health, Education, and Welfare - - Health - - - General
- I18 - Health, Education, and Welfare - - Health - - - Government Policy; Regulation; Public Health
- I12 - Health, Education, and Welfare - - Health - - - Health Behavior
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- NEP-ALL-2016-11-06 (All new papers)
- NEP-ENE-2016-11-06 (Energy Economics)
- NEP-HEA-2016-11-06 (Health Economics)
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