Does Grief Transfer across Generations? Bereavements during Pregnancy and Child Outcomes

Using population data from Norway, we examine the effects of stress induced by the death of the mother's parent during pregnancy on both the short-run and the long-run outcomes of the infant. Using a variety of empirical strategies to address the issue of nonrandom exposure to death during a pr...

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Volume: 8
Main Author: Sandra E. Black
Paul J. Devereux
Kjell G. Salvanes
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: NASHVILLE American Economic Association 01.01.2016
published in: American economic journal. Applied economics Vol. 8; no. 1; pp. 193 - 223
Data of publication: 20160101
ISSN: 1945-7782
EISSN: 1945-7790
Discipline: Economics
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: Social Sciences Citation Index
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