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1. Farr, William (1807–1883)

William Farr, born in Kenley, Shropshire on 30 November 1807, died in London on 14 April 1883, was a statistician in the General Register Office who had ...

By R.M. Smith. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

2. Graunt, John (1620–1674)

Graunt was born on 24 April 1620 in Hampshire and died on 18 April 1674 in London. At the age of 16 he was apprenticed to his father as a haberdasher ...

By R.M. Smith. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

3. Ben Porath, Yoram (1937–1992)

Yoram Ben Porath's paper ‘The Production of Human Capital and the Life Cycle of Earnings’ (1967) is still regarded as one of the path-breaking papers ...

By Reuben Gronau. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

4. economic epidemiology

The economic analysis of epidemiological issues has different implications for disease and its optimal control from those of traditional analysis of such ...

By Tomas J. Philipson. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

5. child health and mortality

Child health is a major indicator of the direction and well-being of society. It is a significant factor predicting health and productivity in adult life, ...

By Janet Currie. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

6. mortality

Mortality is a demographic component that contributes to shaping the size, structure, and dynamics of populations. Life expectancy has been rising remarkably ...

By James W. Vaupel, Kristín G. von Kistowski and Roland Rau. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

7. growth and institutions

Institutions are often viewed as a key determinant of economic growth. Much research inquires whether the institutions that influence economic outcomes ...

By Daron Acemoglu. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

8. Knapp, Georg Friedrich (1842–1926)

Knapp was born in Giessen, the son of a professor of technological chemistry who was also temporarily director of the Königliche Porzellanmanufaktur. ...

By B. Schefold. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

9. health outcomes (economic determinants)

This article summarizes the conclusions of research examining how health is affected by income inequality and temporary changes in macroeconomic conditions. ...

By Christopher J. Ruhm. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008

10. standards of living (historical trends)

Social scientists generally agree on the considerable value of measuring and investigating long-term trends and socio-economic differences in the standard ...

By Richard H. Steckel. From The New Palgrave Dictionary of Economics, Second Edition, 2008