Breathing New Life into Death Certificates: Extracting Handwritten Cause of Death in the LIFE-M Project
Martha J. Bailey, Susan H. Leonard, Joseph Price, Evan Roberts, Logan Spector, and Mengying Zhang
Forthcoming, Explorations in Economic History
Online Appendix about image digitization available here
How Well Do Automated Linking Methods Perform? Evidence from U.S. Historical Data
Martha J. Bailey, Connor Cole, Morgan Henderson, and Catherine Massey
Journal of Economic Literature, 2020, 58(4): 997-1044.
See also NBER Working Paper 24019 and Appendices
This paper was discussed in Martha Bailey’s NBER Summer Institute Methods Lecture on Data Linking, 7/11/2017.
Martha J. Bailey and Connor Cole
Beta-version of a Stata record linking program available at the ICPSR Record Linkage Library.
Simple Strategies for Improving Inference with Linked Data: A Case Study of the 1850-1930 IPUMS Linked Representative Historical Samples
Martha J. Bailey, Connor Cole, and Catherine Massey
Historical Methods: A Journal of Quantitative and Interdisciplinary History, 2019.
Marital Matching and Women’s Intergenerational Mobility in the Late 19th and Early 20th Century U.S.
Martha J. Bailey and Peter Z. Lin
Washed Away: Lasting Effects of the Ohio Flood of 1913
Martha J. Bailey, Johnny Huynh, and Alexa Prettyman
The Creation of LIFE-M: The Longitudinal, Intergenerational Family Electronic Micro-Database Project
Martha J. Bailey, Peter Z. Lin, A.R. Shariq Mohammed, Paul Mohnen, Jared Murray, Mengying Zhang, and Alexa Prettyman
Conditionally accepted, Historical Methods: A Journal of Quantitative and Interdisciplinary History.
Black Economic Progress in the Jim Crow South: Evidence from Rosenwald Schools
A.R. Shariq Mohammed and Paul Mohnen
R&R, The Journal of Economic History
Understanding the Effects of the Great Depression on Children’s Intergenerational Mobility
Martha J. Bailey, Peter Z. Lin, A.R. Shariq Mohammed, and Alexa Prettyman
In process for RSF: The Russell Sage Foundation Journal of the Social Sciences
The Determinants of Life Expectancy in the 20th Century U.S.
Martha J. Bailey, Alfia Karimova, and Michael J. Murto
In process for the Journal of Health Economics
Childbearing in the United States: Past, Present, and Future
Martha J. Bailey
In process for the Journal of Economic Literature