Jason E Murasko

Summary

Affiliation: University of Houston-Clear Lake
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Physical growth and cognitive skills in early-life: evidence from a nationally representative US birth cohort
    Jason E Murasko
    Dept of Economics, Finance, Decision Science, and Marketing, University of Houston Clear Lake, 2700 Bay Area Boulevard, Houston, TX 77058, USA Electronic address
    Soc Sci Med 97:267-77. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Associations between household income, height, and BMI in contemporary US schoolchildren
    Jason E Murasko
    Economics, University of Houston Clear Lake, Houston, TX 77058, United States
    Econ Hum Biol 11:185-96. 2013
  3. doi request reprint An evaluation of the age-profile in the relationship between household income and the health of children in the United States
    Jason E Murasko
    School of Business, University of Houston Clear Lake, 2700 Bay Area Boulevard, Houston, TX 77058, United States
    J Health Econ 27:1489-502. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Male-female differences in the association between socioeconomic status and atherosclerotic risk in adolescents
    Jason E Murasko
    Department of Economics, University of Houston Clear Lake, Houston, TX 77058, USA
    Soc Sci Med 67:1889-97. 2008
  5. doi request reprint Socioeconomic status, height, and obesity in children
    Jason E Murasko
    University of Houston Clear Lake, 2700 Bay Area Blvd, Houston, TX 77058, United States
    Econ Hum Biol 7:376-86. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Trends in the associations between family income, height and body mass index in US children and adolescents: 1971-1980 and 1999-2008
    Jason E Murasko
    School of Business, University of Houston Clear Lake2700 Bay Area Blvd, Houston, TX, 77058, USA
    Ann Hum Biol 38:290-306. 2011

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. doi request reprint Physical growth and cognitive skills in early-life: evidence from a nationally representative US birth cohort
    Jason E Murasko
    Dept of Economics, Finance, Decision Science, and Marketing, University of Houston Clear Lake, 2700 Bay Area Boulevard, Houston, TX 77058, USA Electronic address
    Soc Sci Med 97:267-77. 2013
    ..Girls exhibit stronger evidence of this latter result than boys. These findings have implications for the interpretation of early life as a critical period for the growth-cognition relationship...
  2. doi request reprint Associations between household income, height, and BMI in contemporary US schoolchildren
    Jason E Murasko
    Economics, University of Houston Clear Lake, Houston, TX 77058, United States
    Econ Hum Biol 11:185-96. 2013
    ..The analysis suggests that higher-income US schoolchildren enter mid-adolescence as taller but with lower proportional body mass relative to their lower-income counterparts...
  3. doi request reprint An evaluation of the age-profile in the relationship between household income and the health of children in the United States
    Jason E Murasko
    School of Business, University of Houston Clear Lake, 2700 Bay Area Boulevard, Houston, TX 77058, United States
    J Health Econ 27:1489-502. 2008
    ..The analysis is unable to identify a major role of chronic conditions or injuries in these relationships...
  4. doi request reprint Male-female differences in the association between socioeconomic status and atherosclerotic risk in adolescents
    Jason E Murasko
    Department of Economics, University of Houston Clear Lake, Houston, TX 77058, USA
    Soc Sci Med 67:1889-97. 2008
    ..The implications of these findings are discussed in the context of lifecourse development of coronary heart disease and related health policy...
  5. doi request reprint Socioeconomic status, height, and obesity in children
    Jason E Murasko
    University of Houston Clear Lake, 2700 Bay Area Blvd, Houston, TX 77058, United States
    Econ Hum Biol 7:376-86. 2009
    ..Interaction effects are also shown to be most evident in white males and Hispanic females. Policy implications are discussed and directions for future work are suggested...
  6. doi request reprint Trends in the associations between family income, height and body mass index in US children and adolescents: 1971-1980 and 1999-2008
    Jason E Murasko
    School of Business, University of Houston Clear Lake2700 Bay Area Blvd, Houston, TX, 77058, USA
    Ann Hum Biol 38:290-306. 2011
    ..This paper evaluates trends in the childhood and adolescent associations between family income, height and body mass index (BMI) between the periods 1971-1980 and 1999-2008...