The NBER Digest: August 2005 Issue
Publication Date: August 2005
Publisher(s): National Bureau of Economic Research
The following articles appear in this issue:
* Effects of Rising Health Insurance Premiums * Does Overseas Investing Reduce Domestic Investment? * Why Obesity Lowers Wages * Good Teachers Raise Student Achievement * U.S. Consulates Raise Exports
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