A tropical success story: a century of improvements in the biological standard of living, Colombia 1910-2002

In this paper the evolution in the average height of Colombians from 1910 to 1984 is analyzed. The anthropometric evidence reveals a sustained increase in the standard of biological welfare during this period. A database with more than 8.000.000 observat

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Autores Principales: Meisel-Roca, Adolfo, Vega-Acevedo, Margarita
Formato: Documento de trabajo (Working Paper)
Lenguaje:Español (Spanish)
Publicado: Banco de la República 2004