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NBER Program Affiliations:
NBER Affiliation: Faculty Research Fellow
Institutional Affiliation: Harvard University
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NBER Working Papers and Publications
|February 2019||Technological Progress and Health Convergence: The Case of Penicillin in Post-War Italy|
with Vincenzo Atella, Jay Bhattacharya, Valentina Conti, Iván Mejía-Guevara, Grant Miller: w25541
|June 2018||Does Diversity Matter for Health? Experimental Evidence from Oakland|
with Owen Garrick, Grant C. Graziani: w24787
Published: Marcella Alsan & Owen Garrick & Grant Graziani, 2019. "Does Diversity Matter for Health? Experimental Evidence from Oakland," American Economic Review, vol 109(12), pages 4071-4111.
|Fear and the Safety Net: Evidence from Secure Communities|
with Crystal Yang: w24731
|August 2017||The Gendered Spillover Effect of Young Children's Health on Human Capital: Evidence from Turkey|
|June 2016||Tuskegee and the Health of Black Men|
with Marianne Wanamaker: w22323
Published: Marcella Alsan & Marianne Wanamaker, 2018. "Tuskegee and the Health of Black Men*," The Quarterly Journal of Economics, vol 133(1), pages 407-455. citation courtesy of
|June 2015||Watersheds in Child Mortality: The Role of Effective Water and Sewerage Infrastructure, 1880 to 1920|
with Claudia Goldin: w21263
Published: Marcella Alsan & Claudia Goldin, 2019. "Watersheds in Child Mortality: The Role of Effective Water and Sewerage Infrastructure, 1880–1920," Journal of Political Economy, vol 127(2), pages 586-638.
|July 2010||Why did HIV decline in Uganda?|
with David M. Cutler: w16171
|June 2004||The Effect of Population Health on Foreign Direct Investment|
with David E. Bloom, David Canning: w10596
Published: Alsan, Marcela, David E. Bloom and David Canning. "The Effect of Population Health on Foreign Direct Investment Inflows to Low- and Middle-Income Countries." World Development 34, 4 (April 2006): 613-630.