Health and Christianity: Controlling for Omitted Variable Bias by Using the Data of Twins and Siblings
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KeywordsChristian; health; religiosity; omitted variable bias; twins; within estimation;
- Z12 - Other Special Topics - - Cultural Economics - - - Religion
- N30 - Economic History - - Labor and Consumers, Demography, Education, Health, Welfare, Income, Wealth, Religion, and Philanthropy - - - General, International, or Comparative
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