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August 2011Was What Ail'd Ya' What Kill'd Ya'?
with Louis Cain, Joseph Burton, Brian Bettenhausen: w17322

Published: Fogel, Robert W. & Cain, Louis & Burton, Joseph & Bettenhausen, Brian, 2013. "Was what ail’d ya what kill’d ya?," Economics & Human Biology, Elsevier, vol. 11(3), pages 269-280. citation courtesy of

April 2011An Overview of The Changing Body: Health, Nutrition, and Human Development in the Western World Since 1700
with Nathaniel Grotte: w16938
April 2010Diet, Health and Work Intensity in England and Wales, 1700-1914
with Bernard Harris, Roderick Floud, Sok Chul Hong: w15875

Published: The Changing Body: Health, Nutrition, and Human Development in the Western World since 1700, Roderick Floud, Robert W. Fogel, Bernard Harris, Sok Chul Hong. Cambridge University Press, 2011

February 2010Further Comments on The Impact of the Asian Miracle on the Theory of Economic Growth
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May 2009The Impact of the Asian Miracle on the Theory of Economic Growth
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Published: The Impact of the Asian Miracle on the Theory of Economic Growth, Robert W. Fogel. in Understanding Long-Run Economic Growth: Geography, Institutions, and the Knowledge Economy, Costa and Lamoreaux. 2011

September 2008Forecasting the Cost of U.S. Health Care in 2040
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Published: Fogel, Robert W., 2009. "Forecasting the cost of U.S. Health Care in 2040," Journal of Policy Modeling, Elsevier, vol. 31(4), pages 482-488, July. citation courtesy of

June 2007Capitalism and Democracy in 2040: Forecasts and Speculations
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March 2006Why China is Likely to Achieve its Growth Objectives
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March 2005Changes in the Physiology of Aging during the Twentieth Century
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February 2005RECONSIDERING EXPECTATIONS OF ECONOMIC GROWTH AFTER
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Published: Robert W. Fogel, 2005. "Reconsidering Expectations of Economic Growth After World War II from the Perspective of 2004," IMF Staff Papers, Palgrave Macmillan Journals, vol. 52(si), pages 2.

September 2004High Performing Asian Economies
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Published: Dong, Xiao-Yuan, Shunfeng Song, and Xiaobo Zhang (eds.) China's Agricultural Development: Challenges and ProspectsChinese Economy Series. Aldershot, U.K. and Burlington, Vt: Ashgate, 2006.

February 2004Changes in the Disparities in Chronic Disease during the Course of the Twentieth Century
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September 2003Changes in the Process of Aging During the Twentieth Century: Findings and Procedures of the Early Indicators Project
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Published: In "Aging, Health, and Public Policy," ed. L.J. Waite, Population and Development Review 30, 2004. p. 19-47

July 2003Who Gets Health Care?
with Chulhee Lee: w9870
June 2003Secular Trends in Physiological Capital: Implications for Equity in Health Care
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Published: Fogel, Robert W. "Secular trends in physiological capital: Implications for equity in health care." Perspectives in Biology and Medicine 46 (suppl.) (2003): S24-S38.

July 2000Simon S. Kuznets: April 30, 1901-July 9, 1985
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March 1994The Relevance of Malthus for the Study of Mortality Today: Long-Run Influences on Health, Mortality, Labor Force Participation, and Population Growth
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Published: Population, Economic Development, and the Environment, Kiessling, Kerstin Lindahl and Hans Landberg, eds., Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1994,pp. 231-284.

February 1994Economic Growth, Population Theory, and Physiology: The Bearing of Long-Term Processes on the Making of Economic Policy
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Published: The American Economic Review, Vol. 84, no. 3, pp. 369-395, (June 1994). citation courtesy of

December 1993New Sources and New Techniques for the Study of Secular Trends in Nutritional Status, Health, Mortality, and the Process of Aging
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Published: Historical Methods, Volume 26, No. 1, pp. 5-43, (Winter 1993).

January 1993Problems in Modeling Complex Dynamic interactions: The Political Realignment of the 1850s
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Published: Economics & Politics, Vol. 4, No. 3, pp. 215-254 (November 1992).

June 1992Early Indicators of Later Work Levels, Disease, and Death
with Larry T. Wimmer: h0038
January 1992Toward a New Synthesis on the Role of Economic Issues in the Political Realignment of the 1850s
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Published: Economic Development in Historical Perspective, Weiss, Thomas and Donald Schaefer, eds., Stanford: Stanford University Press, 1993, pp. 179-204.

September 1990The Conquest of High Mortality and Hunger in Europe and America: Timing and Mechanisms
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Published: Favorites of Fortune: Technology, Growth, and Economic Development sincethe Industrial Revolution, Higgonet, Patrice, David S. Landes and Henry Rosovsky, eds., Cambridge: Harvard University Press, 1991, pp. 33-71.

May 1989Second Thoughts on the European Escape from Hunger: Famines, Price Elasticities, Entitlements, Chronic Malnutrition, and Mortality Rates
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Published: (Published as "Second Thoughts on the European Escape from Hunger: Famines, Chronic Malnutrition, and Mortality Rates") Nutrition and Poverty, Osmani, S.R., ed., Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1992, pp. 243-286.

December 1987Some Notes on the Scientific Methods of Simon Kuznets
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Published: Economic Development, the Family, and Income Distribution: Selected Essays, S. Kuznets. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1989.

1986Nutrition and the Decline in Mortality Since 1700: Some Additional Preliminary Findings
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July 1984Nutrition and the Decline in Mortality Since 1700: Some Preliminary Findings
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May 1982Changes in American and British Stature Since the Mid-Eighteenth Century: A Prelimanary Report on the Usefulness of Data on Height...
with Stanley L. Engerman, Roderick Floud, Richard H. Steckel, James Trussell: w0890
1982The Economics of Mortality in North America, 1650-1910: A Description ofa Research Project
with Stanley L. Engerman, James Trussell, Roderick Floud, Clayne L. Pope: r0236

Published: Fogel, Robert W.; Engerman, Stanley L.; Trussell, James; Floud, Roderick; and Pope, Clayne L., et al. "The Economics of Mortality in North America, 16 50-1910: A Description of a Research Project." Historical Methods, Vol. 11, No. 2, (Spring 1979), pp. 75-108.

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