The NBER Digest: April 2006 Issue
Publication Date: April 2006
Publisher(s): National Bureau of Economic Research
The following articles appear in this issue:
* Medicare and Its Impact * Is There a Housing Buble? * Economic Explanations of Increased Obesity * The Effects of Communism on Popular Preferences * What Undermines Aid's Impact on Growth?
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