Causes and Consequences of Early Life Health
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Material in this paper was presented at the RAND Summer Institute on July 8-9, 2009. We thank Kimberly Bryan for expert research assistance and seminar participants for many useful suggestions. We acknowledge funding from the Demography of Aging Center at Princeton University, funded under the National Institute of Aging grant P30 AG024361. We thank the Whitehall II Study team for providing us with access to physical and cognitive test information on the Whitehall II cohort. Continuing data collection for the Whitehall II study is funded by the Medical Research Council, the National Institute on Aging (AG13196), National Heart Lung and Blood Institute (HL36310) and the British Heart Foundation. The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.