Pollution and Mortality in the 19th Century
NBER Working Paper No. 21647
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For helpful comments and suggestions I thank Ran Abramitzky, Marcela Alsan, David Atkin, Leah Boustan, Karen Clay, Dora Costa, Dave Donaldson, Roger Foquet, Claudia Goldin, Philip Hoffman, Matt Kahn, Larry Katz, Adriana Lleras-Muney, Steven Nafziger, Jean-Laurent Rosenthal, Werner Troesken and seminar participants at Caltech, UCLA, the Grantham Institute at LSE, the SITE Conference, the NBER Summer Institute, and the EHA Annual Conference. I thank Reed Douglas for excellent research assistance. I thank the UCLA Ziman Center for Real Estate and the California Center for Population Research for generous funding. The views expressed herein are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.