The NBER Digest: June 2005 Issue
Publication Date: June 2005
Publisher(s): National Bureau of Economic Research
The following articles appear in this issue:
* The Effect of Compulsory Schooling Laws on Teenage Births * Fighting Deflation in the U.S. and Japan * The Effect of Newer Drugs on Survival * The Productivity Slowdown of the 1970s * The Measurement and Evolution of Health Inequality
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