The NBER Digest: December 2009 Issue
Publisher(s): National Bureau of Economic Research
The following articles appear in this issue:
* The Consumer Response to the 2007 Toy Recalls
* Low Life Expectancy in the United States
* International Differences in Decentralization and Productivity
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