Early Life Circumstance and Adult Mental Health

We show that psychological well-being in adulthood varies with circumstance in early life. Combining a time series of real producer prices of cocoa with a nationally representative household survey in Ghana, we find that a one standard deviation rise in the cocoa price in early life decreases the li...

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Volume: 127
Main Author: Adhvaryu, Achyuta
Fenske, James
Nyshadham, Anant
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: CHICAGO The University of Chicago Press 01.08.2019
UNIV CHICAGO PRESS
University of Chicago Press
published in: The Journal of political economy Vol. 127; no. 4; pp. 1516 - 1549
Data of publication: 20190801
ISSN: 0022-3808
1537-534X
EISSN: 1537-534X
Discipline: Economics
Political Science
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Database: Web of Knowledge
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