Research

Published and Forthcoming Papers:
Zimran, Ariell (2019). “Recognizing Sample-Selection Bias in Historical Data.” (PDF) Social Science History Forthcoming.

Collins, William J. and Ariell Zimran (2019). “The Economic Assimilation of Irish Famine Migrants to the United States.” Explorations in Economic History Forthcoming. doi:10.1016/j.eeh.2019.101302.
    Revised version of NBER Working Paper 25287.
    Media Coverage: VoxEU, The Long Run

Zimran, Ariell (2019). “Sample-Selection Bias and Height Trends in the Nineteenth-Century United States.” Journal of Economic History 79:1, pp. 99–138. doi:10.1017/S0022050718000694.
    Revised version of NBER Working Paper 24815

Spitzer, Yannay and Ariell Zimran (2018). “Migrant Self-Selection: Anthropometric Evidence from the Mass Migration of Italians to the United States, 1907–1925.” Journal of Development Economics 134, pp. 226–247. doi:10.1016/j.jdeveco.2018.04.006

Working Papers:
Zimran, Ariell (2018). “Transportation and Health in a Developing Country: The United States, 1820–1847.” NBER Working Paper 24943. Revisions requested by the Journal of Economic History.
    Media Coverage: CityLab, Der Standard

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