Assimilation and Health: Evidence From Linked Birth Records of Second- and Third-Generation Hispanics

This study explores the effects of assimilation on the health of Hispanics in the United States, using ethnic intermarriage as a metric of acculturation. I exploit a unique data set of linked confidential use birth records in California and Florida from 1970–2009. The confidential data allow me to l...

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Volume: 53
Main Author: Osea Giuntella
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: New York Population Association of America (Springer) 01.12.2016
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published in: Demography Vol. 53; no. 6; pp. 1979 - 2004
Data of publication: 20161201
ISSN: 0070-3370
1533-7790
EISSN: 1533-7790
Discipline: Economics
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