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Lewis, Joshua

Assistant Professor

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  • Pav. PAV.M.CARON-L.GROULX-3200 J.B.

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Lewis, Joshua

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Publications

"Short- and Long-Run Impacts of Rural Electrification: Evidence from the Historical Rollout of the U.S. Power Grid." (with Edson Severnini). Forthcoming at Journal of Development Economics.

"What Explains Cross-City Variation in Mortality during the 1918 Influenza Pandemic? Evidence from 440 U.S. Cities." (with Karen Clay and Edson Severnini). Economics and Human Biology, Vol. 35 (2019): 42-50. 

"Pollution, Infectious Disease, and Mortality: Evidence from the 1918 Spanish Influenza Pandemic." (with Karen Clay and Edson Severnini). Journal of Economic History, Vol. 78, No. 4 (December 2018): 1179-1209.

"Does Male Education Affect Fertility? Evidence from Mali." (with Raphael Godefroy). Economic Letters, Vol. 172 (November 2018): 118-122. 

"Infant Health, Women’s Fertility, and Rural Electrification in the United States, 1930-1960." Journal of Economic History, Vol. 78, No. 1 (March 2018): 118-154.

"The Impact of Technological Change within the Home." Journal of Economic History, Vol. 75, No. 2 (June 2015): 539-543. Dissertation Summary.

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