The NBER Digest: December 2004 Issue
Publication Date: December 2004
Publisher(s): National Bureau of Economic Research
The following articles appear in this issue:
* Is the Current Account Deficit Sustainable? * Affirmative Action and Highly Qualified Minority Students * Effects of Taxes on Labor Income * Pension Assumptions and Earnings Manipulation * The Effect of Opening Equity Markets on Economic Volatility * Democracy, Dictators, and Growth
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