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An Analysis of Occupational Health in Pork Production

Terrance M. Hurley, James B. Kliebenstein and Peter F. Orazem.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

May 2000; p ublished online May 2000 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Demand and Supply of Labour; Economics of Health; Agricultural Economics. 0 words.

Data on attendees at the World Pork Expo from 1991–95 are used to evaluate the impact of farming generally, and hog farming and confinement operations more specifically, on the measured...

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The Consequences of the “Missing Girls” of China

Avraham Y. Ebenstein and Ethan Jennings Sharygin.

in The World Bank Economic Review

October 2009; p ublished online November 2009 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economics of Health; Demographic Economics; Demand and Supply of Labour; Labour and Demographic Economics. 11115 words.

In the wake of the one-child policy of 1979, China experienced an unprecedented rise in the sex ratio at birth (ratio of male to female births). In cohorts born between 1980 and 2000, there...

The dynamic effect of disability on work and subjective well-being

Melanie Jones, Kostas Mavromaras, Peter J Sloane and Zhang Wei.

in Oxford Economic Papers

July 2018; p ublished online May 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economics of Health; Welfare and Poverty; Demand and Supply of Labour. 10297 words.

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Using longitudinal data from the Household, Income, and Labour Dynamics in Australia (HILDA) Survey (2001–2013), we examine the relationship between...

Economic Status and Coping Mechanisms of Individuals Seeking HIV Care in Uganda

Sebastian Linnemayr, Brooke Stearns Lawson, Peter Glick and Glenn Wagner.

in Journal of African Economies

June 2011; p ublished online May 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Demand and Supply of Labour; Economics of Health. 7667 words.

This study uses novel data to conduct a comprehensive evaluation of the demographic and economic circumstances facing HIV-positive individuals who have just entered HIV care in Uganda....

The Effects of Health, Wealth, and Wages on Labour Supply and Retirement Behaviour

Eric French.

in The Review of Economic Studies

April 2005; p ublished online April 2005 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Demand and Supply of Labour; Economics of Health; Microeconomics. 17535 words.

This paper estimates a life cycle model of labour supply, retirement, and savings behaviour in which future health status and wages are uncertain. Individuals face a fixed cost of work and...

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Food Security and Teenage Labor Supply

Sarah Hamersma and Matthew Kim.

in Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy

March 2016; p ublished online March 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economics of Health; Welfare and Poverty; Demand and Supply of Labour. 9446 words.

This study assesses whether teenage labor force participation may influence the food security of children in their families. We utilize the Current Population Survey annual Food Security...

Health, Risky Behaviour and the Value of Medical Innovation for Infectious Disease

Tat Y. Chan, Barton H. Hamilton and Nicholas W. Papageorge.

in The Review of Economic Studies

October 2016; p ublished online October 2015 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economics of Health; Demand and Supply of Labour. 22118 words.

We propose a dynamic framework to study the value of medical innovation in the context of infectious disease. We apply our framework to evaluate an HIV treatment breakthrough known as...

Innovative work practices and sickness absence: what does a nationally representative employee survey tell?

Petri Böckerman, Edvard Johansson and Antti Kauhanen.

in Industrial and Corporate Change

June 2012; p ublished online August 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Demand and Supply of Labour; Economics of Health. 9721 words.

This article examines the effect of innovative work practices on the prevalence of sickness absence and accidents at work. We focus on the “bundles” of workplace innovations that consist of...

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Job-worker mismatch and cognitive decline

Andries de Grip, Hans Bosma, Dick Willems and Martin van Boxtel.

in Oxford Economic Papers

April 2008; p ublished online April 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Demand and Supply of Labour; Economics of Health; Education and Research Institutions. 6364 words.

We have used longitudinal test data on various aspects of people's cognitive abilities to analyse whether overeducated workers are more vulnerable to a decline in their cognitive abilities,...

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Labor Market and Wage Impacts of HIV/AIDS in Rural Malawi*

Andrew R. Dorward, Idrissa Mwale and Rosalba Tuseo.

in Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy

January 2006; p ublished online January 2006 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Demand and Supply of Labour; Economics of Health; Economic Development. 4297 words.

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Public Health Insurance, Labor Supply, and Employment Lock

Craig Garthwaite, Tal Gross and Matthew J. Notowidigdo.

in The Quarterly Journal of Economics

May 2014; p ublished online March 2014 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Demand and Supply of Labour; Economics of Health; Public Economics. 14191 words.

We study the effect of public health insurance on labor supply by exploiting a large public health insurance disenrollment. In 2005, approximately 170,000 Tennessee residents abruptly lost...

University education and non-cognitive skill development

Sonja C Kassenboehmer, Felix Leung and Stefanie Schurer.

in Oxford Economic Papers

April 2018; p ublished online March 2018 .

Journal Article. Subjects: National Government Expenditures and Related Policies; Economics of Health; Demand and Supply of Labour. 11051 words.

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We examine the effect of university education on students’ non-cognitive skills (NCS) using high-quality Australian longitudinal data. To isolate the...