Ethnic Differences in Demographic Behavior in the United States: What Can We Learn from Vital Statistics about Inequality?
NBER Working Paper No. 23827
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This essay was prepared for the annual meetings of the Social Science History Association, Chicago, IL, November, 2016 Michael R. Haines is the Banfi Vintners Professor of Economics at Colgate University and Research Associate, National Bureau of Economic Research. The views expressed herein are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.