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Stature and Living Standards in the United States

Richard H. Steckel

Chapter in NBER book American Economic Growth and Standards of Living before the Civil War (1992), Robert E. Gallman and John Joseph Wallis, editors (p. 265 - 310)
Conference held July 20-22, 1990
Published in January 1992 by University of Chicago Press
© 1992 by the National Bureau of Economic Research

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