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The Rich and the Dead. Socioeconomic Status and Mortality in the United States, 1850-1860

Joseph P. Ferrie

Chapter in NBER book Health and Labor Force Participation over the Life Cycle: Evidence from the Past (2003), Dora L. Costa, editor (p. 11 - 50)
Conference held February 2-3, 2001
Published in January 2003 by University of Chicago Press
© 2003 by the National Bureau of Economic Research

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