Diagnosing Sample-Selection Bias in Historical Heights
- Bodenhorn, Howard (Clemson University)
- Guinnane, Timothy (Yale Universiry)
- Mroz, Thomas (Georgia State University)
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AbstractThis is the replication package for Diagnosing Sample-Selection Bias in Historical Heights: A Reply to Komlos and A'Hearn. One file replicates Figure 1 from the Union Army Sample. Several files provide the data and the simulation code to replicate Figure 2.
Technical InformationResponse Rates: observational data from military enlistments
1830-01-01 / 1865-12-31Time Period: Fri Jan 01 00:00:00 EST 1830--Sun Dec 31 00:00:00 EST 1865 (Nineteenth century)
2015-01-01 / 2019-12-31Collection Date(s): Thu Jan 01 00:00:00 EST 2015--Tue Dec 31 00:00:00 EST 2019
United States, Great Britain
Data from Union Army project and British military heights projects
“Diagnosing Sample-Selection Bias in Historical Heights: A Reply to Komlos and A’Hearn.” Journal of Economic History, n.d.
Update Metadata: 2019-09-22 | Issue Number: 1 | Registration Date: 2019-09-22