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Homepage:https://users.nber.org/~almond/
Workplace:Department of Economics, School of Arts and Sciences, Columbia University, (more information at EDIRC)

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Working Papers

2017

  1. Childhood Circumstances and Adult Outcomes: Act II
    Working Papers, Human Capital and Economic Opportunity Working Group Downloads View citations (20)
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2017) Downloads View citations (25)

    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Literature (2018)

2016

  1. Retention Heterogeneity in New York City Schools
    Center for Policy Research Working Papers, Center for Policy Research, Maxwell School, Syracuse University Downloads

2014

  1. In Utero Ramadan Exposure and Children’s Academic Performance
    Working Papers, Gutenberg School of Management and Economics, Johannes Gutenberg-Universität Mainz Downloads View citations (12)
    See also Journal Article in Economic Journal (2015)

2013

  1. Fetal origins and parental responses
    Working Paper Series, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago Downloads View citations (62)
    See also Journal Article in Annual Review of Economics (2013)
  2. Land Reform and Sex Selection in China
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (18)

2012

  1. Long Run Impacts of Childhood Access to the Safety Net
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (18)
    See also Journal Article in American Economic Review (2016)

2011

  1. Fasting During Pregnancy and Children's Academic Performance
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (9)
  2. From Infant to Mother: Early Disease Environment and Future Maternal Health
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Journal Article in Labour Economics (2012)

2010

  1. Human Capital Development Before Age Five
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (85)
    See also Chapter (2011)
  2. Public vs. Private Provision of Charity Care? Evidence from the Expiration of Hill-Burton Requirements in Florida
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Health Economics (2011)

2009

  1. O Sister, Where Art Thou? The Role of Son Preference and Sex Choice: Evidence from Immigrants to Canada
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (17)

2008

  1. After Midnight: A Regression Discontinuity Design in Length of Postpartum Hospital Stays
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Journal Article in American Economic Journal: Economic Policy (2011)
  2. Estimating Marginal Returns to Medical Care: Evidence from At-Risk Newborns
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Journal Article in The Quarterly Journal of Economics (2010)
  3. Health Capital and the Prenatal Environment: The Effect of Maternal Fasting During Pregnancy
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (5)
  4. Inside the War on Poverty: The Impact of Food Stamps on Birth Outcomes
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (3)
    See also Journal Article in The Review of Economics and Statistics (2011)
  5. The effects of maternal fasting during Ramadan on birth and adult outcomes
    Working Paper Series, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago Downloads View citations (4)

2007

  1. Chernobyl's Subclinical Legacy: Prenatal Exposure to Radioactive Fallout and School Outcomes in Sweden
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (16)
    See also Journal Article in The Quarterly Journal of Economics (2009)
  2. Long-Term Effects Of The 1959-1961 China Famine: Mainland China and Hong Kong
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (51)

2006

  1. How did schooling laws improve long-term health and lower mortality?
    Working Paper Series, Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago Downloads View citations (7)

2004

  1. The Costs of Low Birth Weight
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (9)
    See also Journal Article in The Quarterly Journal of Economics (2005)

1999

  1. Capital, Wages and Growth: Theory and Evidence
    CEPR Discussion Papers, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers Downloads View citations (7)
    Also in Economics Working Papers, Department of Economics and Business, Universitat Pompeu Fabra (1999) Downloads View citations (8)
    Working Papers, IGIER (Innocenzo Gasparini Institute for Economic Research), Bocconi University Downloads

1996

  1. Characteristics of National School Lunch and School Breakfast Program Participants
    Mathematica Policy Research Reports, Mathematica Policy Research Downloads

Journal Articles

2018

  1. Childhood Circumstances and Adult Outcomes: Act II
    Journal of Economic Literature, 2018, 56, (4), 1360-1446 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2017)

2017

  1. Do nonprofits manipulate investment returns?
    Economics Letters, 2017, 155, (C), 62-66 Downloads View citations (1)
  2. Son-biased sex ratios in 2010 US Census and 2011–2013 US natality data
    Social Science & Medicine, 2017, 176, (C), 21-24 Downloads

2016

  1. An adaptive significance of morning sickness? Trivers–Willard and Hyperemesis Gravidarum
    Economics & Human Biology, 2016, 21, (C), 167-171 Downloads View citations (2)
  2. Long-Run Impacts of Childhood Access to the Safety Net
    American Economic Review, 2016, 106, (4), 903-34 Downloads View citations (48)
    See also Working Paper (2012)

2015

  1. Auspicious birth dates among Chinese in California
    Economics & Human Biology, 2015, 18, (C), 153-159 Downloads View citations (4)
  2. In Utero Ramadan Exposure and Children's Academic Performance
    Economic Journal, 2015, 125, (589), 1501-1533 Downloads View citations (8)
    See also Working Paper (2014)

2013

  1. Fetal Origins and Parental Responses
    Annual Review of Economics, 2013, 5, (1), 37-56 Downloads View citations (62)
    See also Working Paper (2013)
  2. Son Preference and the Persistence of Culture: Evidence from South and East Asian Immigrants to Canada
    Population and Development Review, 2013, 39, (1), 75-95 Downloads View citations (33)

2012

  1. From infant to mother: Early disease environment and future maternal health
    Labour Economics, 2012, 19, (4), 475-483 Downloads View citations (22)
    See also Working Paper (2011)

2011

  1. After Midnight: A Regression Discontinuity Design in Length of Postpartum Hospital Stays
    American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, 2011, 3, (3), 1-34 Downloads View citations (33)
    See also Working Paper (2008)
  2. Health Capital and the Prenatal Environment: The Effect of Ramadan Observance during Pregnancy
    American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, 2011, 3, (4), 56-85 Downloads View citations (135)
  3. Inside the War on Poverty: The Impact of Food Stamps on Birth Outcomes
    The Review of Economics and Statistics, 2011, 93, (2), 387-403 Downloads View citations (78)
    See also Working Paper (2008)
  4. Killing Me Softly: The Fetal Origins Hypothesis
    Journal of Economic Perspectives, 2011, 25, (3), 153-72 Downloads View citations (318)
  5. Public vs. private provision of charity care? Evidence from the expiration of Hill-Burton requirements in Florida
    Journal of Health Economics, 2011, 30, (1), 189-199 Downloads View citations (5)
    See also Working Paper (2010)
  6. The Role of Hospital Heterogeneity in Measuring Marginal Returns to Medical Care: A Reply to Barreca, Guldi, Lindo, and Waddell
    The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2011, 126, (4), 2125-2131 Downloads View citations (4)

2010

  1. Estimating Marginal Returns to Medical Care: Evidence from At-risk Newborns
    The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2010, 125, (2), 591-634 Downloads View citations (76)
    See also Working Paper (2008)

2009

  1. Chernobyl's Subclinical Legacy: Prenatal Exposure to Radioactive Fallout and School Outcomes in Sweden
    The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2009, 124, (4), 1729-1772 Downloads View citations (174)
    See also Working Paper (2007)
  2. Winter Heating or Clean Air? Unintended Impacts of China's Huai River Policy
    American Economic Review, 2009, 99, (2), 184-90 Downloads View citations (21)

2005

  1. The 1918 Influenza Pandemic and Subsequent Health Outcomes: An Analysis of SIPP Data
    American Economic Review, 2005, 95, (2), 258-262 Downloads View citations (35)
  2. The Costs of Low Birth Weight
    The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2005, 120, (3), 1031-1083 Downloads View citations (196)
    See also Working Paper (2004)

Chapters

2011

  1. Human Capital Development before Age Five
    Elsevier Downloads View citations (201)
    See also Working Paper (2010)

2010

  1. Long-Term Effects of Early-Life Development: Evidence from the 1959 to 1961 China Famine
    A chapter in The Economic Consequences of Demographic Change in East Asia, NBER-EASE Volume 19, 2010, pp 321-345 Downloads View citations (12)
 
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