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Bombs and Babies: US Navy Bombing Activity and Infant Health in Vieques, Puerto Rico

Gustavo J. Bobonis, Mark Stabile, Leonardo Tovar

NBER Working Paper No. 22909
Issued in December 2016

---- Acknowledgments ----

We thank Francesco Amodio, Michael Baker, Loren Brandt, Fred Finan, Jeanne Lafortune, Elaine Liu, Aprajit Mahajan, Ted Miguel, José Tessada, Tom Vogl, and seminar and conference participants at UC Berkeley, Toronto, Catholic University of Chile-Economic History and Cliometrics Lab Second Annual Conference 2014, the 11th Annual Workshop of the Households in Conflict Network, and the CIREQ Montreal Applied Economics Conference 2016 for helpful comments and suggestions. We would also like to thank Jordan Scantlebury for excellent research assistance, the Institute of Statistics of Puerto Rico, Dr. Heriberto Marín, and Dr. Arturo Massol Deyá for sharing administrative data and for their general support throughout, as well as the Canadian Institute for Advanced Research and the CONICYT/Programa de Investigación Asociativa (Project SOC 1102) for financial support. The views expressed in this document are those of the authors and do not necessarily represent those of the Center for a New Economy (CNE) or its sponsors. We are responsible for any errors that may remain. The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.

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