Age heaping and numeracy: Looking behind the curtain
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Keywordsnumeracy; ABCC; age heaping; human capital; inequality; economic history; skills; methodology; migration;
- N01 - Economic History - - General - - - Development of the Discipline: Historiographical; Sources and Methods
- N33 - Economic History - - Labor and Consumers, Demography, Education, Health, Welfare, Income, Wealth, Religion, and Philanthropy - - - Europe: Pre-1913
- C43 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Econometric and Statistical Methods: Special Topics - - - Index Numbers and Aggregation
- O15 - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth - - Economic Development - - - Economic Development: Human Resources; Human Development; Income Distribution; Migration
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