The impact of the 1918 Spanish flu epidemic on economic performance in Sweden An investigation into the consequences of an extraordinary mortality shock

We study the impact of the 1918 influenza pandemic on short- and medium-term economic performance in Sweden. The pandemic was one of the severest and deadliest pandemics in human history, but it has hitherto received only scant attention in the economic literature - despite representing an unparalle...

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Volume: 36
Main Author: Karlsson, Martin
Nilsson, Therese
Pichler, Stefan
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: AMSTERDAM ELSEVIER 01.07.2014
published in: Journal of health economics Vol. 36; pp. 1 - 19
Data of publication: 2014-07-01
ISSN: 0167-6296
1879-1646
1879-1646
EISSN: 1879-1646
Discipline: Economics
Public Health
Subjects:
WAR
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: Social Sciences Citation Index
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