The NBER Digest: June 2010 Issue


Publication Date: June 2010

Publisher: National Bureau of Economic Research

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Research Area: Economics

Type: Report

Abstract:

The following articles appear in this issue:

* Forecasting Flu Diffusion Taking Account of Avoidance Tactics
* Explaining the Rise in Educational Gradients in Mortality
* Evidence on the Long-Run Elasticity of Labor Supply

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