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October 2010Lead and Mortality
with Karen Clay, Werner Troesken: w16480

Lead, Mortality, and Productivity (with Werner Troesken and Michael Haines). NBER Working Paper #16480. Earlier version: Lead Pipes and Child Mortality (with Werner Troesken and Michael Haines), NBER Working Paper #12603. Forthcoming, Review of Economics and Statistics

June 2010Inequality and Infant and Childhood Mortality in the United States in the Twentieth Century
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The Construction of Life Tables for the American Indian Population at the Turn of the Twentieth Century
with J. David Hacker: w16134

Published: ““The Construction of Life Tables for the American Indian Population at the Turn of the Twentieth Century,” with Michael R. Haines, in Per Axelsson and Peter Sköld, eds., Indigenous Populations and Demography: The Complex Relation Between Identity and Statistics (Berghahn Books: 2011), 73-93.

Fertility in New York State in the Civil War Era
with Avery M. Guest: w16135
January 2009Did Railroads Induce or Follow Economic Growth? Urbanization and Population Growth in the American Midwest, 1850-60
with Jeremy Atack, Fred Bateman, Robert A. Margo: w14640
October 2008Railroads and the Rise of the Factory: Evidence for the United States, 1850-70
with Jeremy Atack, Robert A. Margo: w14410

Published: “Railroads and the Rise of the Factory: Evidence for the United States, 1850 - 1870,” (with Haines and Margo ) in P a ul Rhode, J oshua Rosenbloom, and D avid Weiman, ( eds. ) Economic Evolution and Revolutions in Historical Time . Palo Alto, CA: Stanford University Press, (2011): 162 - 179 .

October 2006Lead Pipes and Child Mortality
with Karen Clay, Werner Troesken: w12603
American Indian Mortality in the Late Nineteenth Century: The Impact of Federal Assimilation Policies on a Vulnerable Population
with J. David Hacker: w12572
The Puzzle of the Antebellum Fertility Decline in the United States: New Evidence and Reconsideration
with J. David Hacker: w12571
July 2006Railroads and Local Economic Development: The United States in the 1850s
with Robert A. Margo: w12381

Published: Rosenbloom, J. (ed.) Quantitative Economic History: The Good of Counting. London: Routledge, 2008.

April 2005Births, Deaths, and New Deal Relief during the Great Depression
with Price V. Fishback, Shawn Kantor: w11246

Published: Fishback, Price V., Michael R. Haines, and Shawn Kantor. "Births, Deaths, and New Deal Relief during the Great Depression." The Review of Economics and Statistics 89,1 (February 2007): 1-14. citation courtesy of

July 2002Ethnic Differences in Demographic Behavior in the United States: Has There Been Convergence?
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Published: Haines, Michael R. "Ethnic Differences in Demographic Behavior in the United States: Has There Been Convergence?" Historical Methods: A Journal of Quantitative and Interdisciplinary History. Volume 36, Number 4, Falll 2003

April 2002The Welfare of Children During the Great Depression
with Price V. Fishback, Shawn Kantor: w8902
July 2001The Urban Mortality Transition in the United States, 1800-1940
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October 2000"Development, Health, Nutrition, and Mortality: The Case of the 'Antebellum Puzzle' in the United States"
with Lee A. Craig, Thomas Weiss: h0130
January 2000Childhood Mortality & Nutritional Status as Indicators of Standard of Living: Evidence from World War I Recruits in the United States
with Richard H. Steckel: h0121

Published: Haines MR; Steckel RH. 2000. "Childhood mortality and nutritional status as indicators of standard of living: evidence from World War I recruits in the United States." Jahrbuch Für Wirtschaftsgeschichte. no. 1. (January 1): 43.

December 1998Intra-Ethnic Diversity in Hispanic Child Mortality, 1890-1910
with Myron P. Gutmann, W. Parker Frisbie, K. Stephen Blanchard: h0111

Published: Demography, Volume 37, Number 4, November 2000, pp. 467-475

August 1998Health, Height, Nutrition, and Mortality: Evidence on the "Antebellum Puzzle" from Union Army Recruits in the Middle of the Nineteenth Century
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Published: The Biological Standard of Living in Comporative Perspective, Komlos, Johnand Joerg Baton, eds., Stuttgart: Franz Steinonverlag, 1997, pp. 155-180.

May 1996"The Use of the Census to Estimate Childhood Mortality: Comparisons fromthe 1900 and 1910 United States Census Public Use Samples"
with Samuel H. Preston: h0085

Published: Historical Methods, Vol. 30, no. 2 (Spring 1997): 77-96.

March 1996"Long Term Marriage Patterns in the United States from Colonial Times tothe Present"
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Published: The History of the Family, Vol. 1, No. 1, (1996)

July 1995Fertility and Marriage in New York State in the Era of the Civil War
with Avery M. Guest: h0070
September 1994Estimated Life Tables for the United States, 1850-1900
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Published: Historical Methods, Vol. 31, no. 4 (Fall 1998): 149-169.

June 1994"The Population of the United States, 1790-1920"
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Published: S. Engerman and R. Gallman (eds.) The Cambridge Economic History of the United States, Vol. 2. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press, 2000.

October 1991The Use of Historical Census Data for Mortality and Fertility Research
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January 1991A Home of One's Own: Aging and Homeownership in the United States in the late Nineteenth and Early Twentieth Centuries
with Allen C. Goodman: h0021

Published: Aging in the Past: Demography, Society, and Old Age, David I. Kertzer and Peter Loslett, eds. University of California Press, Berkeley, CA, 1993

August 1989Buying the American Dream: Housing Demand in the United States in the Late Nineteenth Century
with Allen C. Goodman: h0005

Published: "Housing Demand in the United States in the Late Nineteenth Century: Evidence from the Commissioner of Labor Survey," Journal of Urban Economics, Vol 21, No.1 ( January,1992)

Consumer Behavior and Immigrant Assimilation: A comparison of the United States, Britain and Germany, 1889/1890
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May 1989A State and Local Consumer Price Index for the United States in 1890
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Published: Historical Methods, vol.22, no.3 Summer 1989

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