The NBER Digest: December 2003 Issue
Publication Date: December 2003
Publisher(s): National Bureau of Economic Research
The following articles appear in this issue:
* Mutual Fund Portfolio Contagion * New Drugs and Increased Longevity * Private Insurance Replaces Medicaid Cutbacks for Immigrants * Coordinated Currency Interventions Temporarily Move Exchange Rates * State Education Subsidies Shift Students to Public Universities * Is Manual Labor Bad for your Health?
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