The NBER Digest: August 2002 Issue
Publication Date: August 2002
Publisher(s): National Bureau of Economic Research
The following articles appear in this issue:
* School Choice Raises Student Achievement * Global Links Raise Asian Countries' Productivity * Alcohol and Drug Use Increases Suicidal Behaviors * The Disturbing "Rise" of Global Income Inequity
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