The NBER Digest: August 2006 Issue
Publication Date: August 2006
Publisher(s): National Bureau of Economic Research
The following articles appear in this issue:
* Inflation Dynamics and the Distribution of Income * TV, Fast Foods, and Childhood Obesity * A Field Experiment in the Consumer Credit Market * The Earned Income Tax Credit Raises Employment * Macroeconomic Derivatives
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