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Essays on Causal Inference in Intra-Household Health Spillovers

posted on 26.11.2020, 07:16 by Yuejun Zhao
The thesis examines intergenerational and spousal health spillovers. It identifies the causal effects of perinatal adversities, late-life widowhood, and job displacement on such spillovers. In doing so, it offers implications on public health and socioeconomic policies that are practical and novel.


Campus location


Principal supervisor

Brett Inder

Additional supervisor 1

Jun Sung Kim

Year of Award


Department, School or Centre

Econometrics and Business Statistics


Doctor of Philosophy

Degree Type