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Michael Oppenheimer
2017
ABSTRACT:  The reasons for concern framework communicates scientific understanding about risks in relation to varying levels of climate change. The framework, now a cornerstone of the IPCC assessments, aggregates global risks into ve categories as a ...
Susan Fiske
2017
Susan Fiske January, 2017 Banding together as a nation is often lauded for getting through challenging times, but a new study published by Princeton University and global collaborators finds that both harmony and conflict unify nations’ identities. In a ...
Janet Currie
2017
ABSTRACT:  There is continuing controversy about the extent to which publicly insured children are treated differently than privately insured children, and whether differences in treatment matter. We show that on average, hospitals are less likely to ...
Susan Fiske
2017
ABSTRACT:  People’s motivation to rationalize and defend the status quo is a major barrier to societal change. Three studies tested whether perceived social mobility—beliefs about the likelihood to move up and down the socioeconomic ladder—can condition ...
Christopher Chyba
2016
Christopher Chyba November, 2016 With Wanda Austin; Washington, D.C.: Executive Office of the President, President's Council of Advisors on Science and Technology, 2016 Health International Security Science Technology National Security, Intelligence ...
Alan Krueger
2016
Uber, the ride-sharing company launched in 2010, has grown at an exponential rate. This paper provides the first comprehensive analysis of the labor market for Uber’s driver-partners, based on both survey and administrative data.  Drivers who partner with ...
Bryan Grenfell
2016
ABSTRACT:  A key question in clarifying human–environment interactions is how dynamic complexity develops across integrative scales from molecular to population and global levels. Apart from its public health importance, measles is an excellent test bed ...
Janet Currie
2016
ABSTRACT:  We use United States birth record data to estimate the effect of e-cigarette minimum legal sale age laws on cigarette use and birth outcomes for pregnant teenagers. While these laws may have reduced e-cigarette use, we hypothesize that these ...
Gary Bass
2016
Gary Bass October, 2016 International Security, vol. 41, no. 2 (fall 2016), pp. 140-87. Law and Justice Download File External Link ...
Uwe Reinhardt
2016
Uwe Reinhardt October, 2016 Journal of the American Medical Association The choice of young people to forgo health insurance combined with the high cost of providing care for the sickest Americans are together generating big losses for insurers ...
Christina Davis
2016
Christina Davis October, 2016 Journal of Politics Foreign Policy Download File ...
Gene Grossman
2016
The evidence for the United States points to balanced growth despite falling investment-good prices and an elasticity of substitution between capital and labor less than one. This is inconsistent with the Uzawa Growth Theorem. We extend Uzawa's ...
Alin Coman
2016
ABSTRACT: Human memory is highly malleable. Because of this malleability, jointly remembering the past along with another individual often results in increased similarity between the conversational partners’ memories. We propose an approach that examines ...
Alexandre Mas
2016
ABSTRACT: We use a field experiment to study how workers value alternative work arrangements. During the application process to staff a national call center, we randomly offered applicants choices between traditional M-F 9 am – 5 pm office positions and ...
Joao Biehl
2016
Joao Biehl September, 2016 Medicine Anthropology Theory 3, No.2, pp. 127-142. Health International Development Global Health Medical Anthropology Download File ...
David Wilcove
2016
ABSTRACT:  Reforestation is a critical means of addressing the environmental and social problems of deforestation. China’s Grain-for-Green Program (GFGP) is the world’s largest reforestation scheme. Here we provide the first nationwide assessment of the ...
Joao Biehl
2016
Joao Biehl August, 2016 American Ethnologist, Vol. 43, No. 3, pp.437-450 Health International Development Global Health & Health Politics Brazil Download File ...
Alin Coman
2016
Alin Coman July, 2016 Culture Psychology Science Social and Behavioral Psychology mnemonic reinforcement effect socially-shared retrieval-induced forgetting social networks collective memories emergent phenomena Download File ...
James Trussell
2016
INTRODUCTION:  On November 17, 2015, the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) issued an epidemiologic alert regarding Zika virus in Latin America.1 Several countries subsequently issued health advisories, including cautions about microcephaly, ...
Denise Mauzerall
2016
ABSTRACT: As part of the 12th Five-Year Plan, the Chinese government has developed air pollution prevention and control plans for key regions with a focus on the power, transport, and industrial sectors. Here, we investigate the contribution of ...

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