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Bryan Grenfell
2016
Gastrointestinal nematodes represent important sources of economic losses in farmed ruminants, and the increasing frequency of anthelmintic resistance requires an increased ability to explore alternative strategies. Theoretical approaches at the ...
John Londregan
2016
A vast literature on international trade predicts that political institutions affect both the choice of trade partners (extensive margin) and trade volumes (intensive margin). Yet most analyses ignore the former margin, while their estimates of the latter ...
Joao Biehl
2016
Joao Biehl June, 2016 With Mariana Socal, and Joseph Amon; Health and Human Rights Journal, Vol. 18, No. 1 Health International Development Brazil health and health policy Download File ...
Michael Oppenheimer
2016
Discussions on a long-term global goal to limit climate change, in the form of an upper limit to warming, were only partially resolved at the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change negotiations in Paris, 2015. Such a political agreement ...
Michael Oppenheimer
2016
Michael Oppenheimer June, 2016 With Stéphane Hallegatte, Katharine J. Mach, Miles Allen, Leon Clarke, Ottmar Edenhofer, Christopher B. Field,Pierre Friedlingstein, Line van Kesteren, Reto Knutti, Michael Mastrandrea, Adrien Michel,Jon Minx, Gian-Kasper ...
Marc Fleurbaey
Elke Weber
2016
Marc Fleurbaey and colleagues explain why and how 300 scholars in the social sciences and humanities are collaborating to synthesize knowledge for policymakers. Marc Fleurbaey Elke Weber June, 2016 With Bouin, O., Djelic, M.L., Fleurbaey, M., Kanbur, R., ...
Elke Weber
2016
Would you follow advice about personal energy conservation from a climate specialist with a large carbon footprint? Many climate researchers report anecdotes in which their sincerity was challenged based on their alleged failure to reduce carbon emissions ...
Janet Currie
Sara McLanahan
2016
INTRODUCTION: A ccording to the US National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration, 2015—with an average global temperature 1.6° Fahrenheit warmer than the twentieth-century average—was Earth’s warmest year since record keeping began in 1880, continuing a ...
Susan Fiske
2016
ABSTRACT:  We hypothesized participants would adopt diverging impression management strategies when interacting with lower- versus higher-status others, to disconfirm status-based stereotypes of their own respective coldness or incompetence. In Study 1, ...
Janet Currie
2016
When a patient arrives at the Emergency Room with acute myocardial infarction (AMI), the provider on duty must quickly decide how aggressively the patient should be treated. Using Florida data on all such patients from 1992 to 2014, we decompose practice ...
Meg Jacobs
2016
Meg Jacobs May, 2016 The Atlantic, May 15, 2016 Domestic Politics External Link ...
Joao Biehl
2016
Joao Biehl May, 2016 Lua Nova, Sao Paulo, No. 98, pp. 77-105 Health International Development Global Health & Health Politics Brazil Download File ...
Elke Weber
2016
Choosing between smaller prompt rewards and larger later rewards is a common choice problem, and studies widely agree that frontostriatal circuits heavily innervated by dopamine are centrally involved. Understanding how dopamine modulates intertemporal ...
Michael Oppenheimer
2016
Michael Oppenheimer April, 2016 Christopher M. Little & Roger M. Cooke; Nature Climate Change 6, 445–451 (2016) doi:10.1038/nclimate2959 Climate Change Science and Technology Download File External Link ...
Miguel Centeno
2016
War is a paradox. On the one hand, it destroys bodies and destroys communities. On the other hand, it is responsible for some of the strongest human bonds and has been the genesis of many of our most fundamental institutions.   War and Society addresses ...
2016
Motivated by practical applications, chiefly clinical trials, we study the regret achievable for stochastic bandits under the constraint that the employed policy must split trials into a small number of batches. Our results show that a very small number ...
Noreen Goldman
2016
ABSTRACT: Telomere length has generated substantial interest as a potential predictor of aging-related diseases and mortality. Some studies have reported significant associations, but few have tested its ability to discriminate between decedents and ...
Janet Currie
2016
ABSTRACT:  Many recent studies point to increasing inequality in mortality in the U.S. over the past twenty years. These studies often use mortality rates in middle and old age. Here we study inequality in mortality for all age groups in 1990, 2000, and ...
Sara McLanahan
2016
ABSTRACT:  In the United States, the Great Recession was marked by severe negative shocks to labor market conditions. In this study, we combine longitudinal data from the Fragile Families and Child Wellbeing Study with U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics data ...
Janet Currie
2016
In this essay, we ask whether the distributions of life expectancy and mortality have become generally more unequal, as many seem to believe, and we report some good news. Focusing on groups of counties ranked by their poverty rates, we show that gains in ...

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