Cyclical unemployment and infant health

•Increasing unemployment increases the likelihood of low birthweight infants.•Increasing unemployment decreases gestational age of infants.•The effect is concentrated among households earning less than $25,000 a year. This study provides evidence on the effect of cyclical unemployment on infant heal...

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Volume: 27
Main Author: Kaplan, Erin K
Collins, Courtney A
Tylavsky, Frances A
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: AMSTERDAM Elsevier B.V 01.11.2017
ELSEVIER SCIENCE BV
published in: Economics and human biology Vol. 27; no. Pt A; pp. 281 - 288
Data of publication: November 2017
ISSN: 1570-677X
1873-6130
EISSN: 1873-6130
Discipline: Anatomy & Physiology
Economics
Subjects:
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J01
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: Web of Knowledge
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