Education Can Make You Taller In Old Age

Neurons

A recent issue of The Telegraph published an article with the provocative headline, “Education Can Make You Taller In Old Age.” The topic of the article was the findings of a more conservatively titled report from the April issue of  American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, “Health, Height, Height Shrinkage, and SES at Older Ages: Evidence from China. You can find the abstract here: http://www.aeaweb.org/articles.php?doi=10.1257/app.5.2.86
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About jwmartinez

JoLynne is a journalist and educator. She holds a bachelor's degree in journalism from the University of Kansas and a Master of Arts in Teaching from Park University and is certified to teach high school journalism and English. Former employment includes work for Cable News Network and the University of Missouri-Kansas City in addition to freelancing for clients such as the Kansas City Star and The Pitch.
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