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Keith Wailoo
2010
Keith Wailoo July, 2010 Health Law Politics Domestic and Social Policy Affordable Care Act health care legislation pain http://prospect.org/article/can-reform-spell-relief ...
Edward Felten
2010
We present Selector-based View Composition (SVC), a new programming style for web application development. Using SVC, a developer defines a web page as a series of transformations on an initial state. Each transformation consists of a selector (used to ...
David Lee
2010
American Economic Association This paper provides an introduction and "user guide" to Regression Discontinuity (RD) designs for empirical researchers. It presents the basic theory behind the research design, details when RD is likely to be valid ...
2010
The proliferation of historically oriented replication data has provided great opportunities for political scientists to develop and to test theories relevant to a range of macrohistorical phenomena. But what is the quality of such data? Are the codings ...
Douglas Massey
2010
What do the social categories “Latino” and “American” actually mean to today’s immigrants?  Brokered Boundaries  analyzes how first- and second-generation immigrants from Central and South America and the Caribbean navigate these categories and their ...
2010
Uwe Reinhardt June, 2010 Revista de Economía Institucional, Vol. 12, Issue 22 Science Microeconomics Macroeconomics Economics and Finance http://dialnet.unirioja.es/servlet/articulo?codigo=3254082 ...
Paul Starr
2010
Cambridge University Press That war drives state-building is virtually a truism of historical sociology, sumed in the late Charles Tilly's well-known aphorism that states make war and war makes states. But if war and state-building merely reinforce ...
2010
According to data from the 60 months before each survey, contraceptive prevalence among married women increased by 23% (from 39% to 48%) and the marital abortion rate declined by 15% (from 203 to 172 abortions per 1,000 woman-years) between 1999 and 2005. ...
2010
June, 2010 With João Biehl. Current Anthropology 51(3): 317-351 Development Health Politics International Development Biehl Locke Becoming CA June 2010 Published Version.pdf http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/651466 ...
2010
June, 2010 With João Biehl. Current Anthropology 51(3): 317-351 Development Health Politics International Development http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/651466 ...
2010
Access to equity capital is critical for the growth of businesses, especially for young companies, which lack the cash flows necessary to repay loans. To meet this need, a thriving venture capital industry has evolved, fostering job creation, economic ...
Esteban Rossi-Hansberg
2010
Using data compiled from concentrated residential urban revitalization programs implemented in Richmond, Virginia, between 1999 and 2004, we study residential externalities. We estimate that housing externalities decrease by half approximately every 1,000 ...
Grigore Pop-Eleches
2010
Taylor & Francis Online Using cross-national governance indicators and evidence from a recent Bulgarian survey, this essay examines political reforms in Bulgaria and Romania since EU accession and, in particular, the ‘backsliding’ hypothesis—that ...
Richard Rogerson
2010
Rogerson compares fifty years of time series data from the United States and fourteen other OECD countries. He finds that a 10 percentage point increase in the tax rate on labor leads to a 10 to 15 percent decrease in hours of work. Even a 5 percent ...
Esteban Rossi-Hansberg
2010
We study a world with national external economies of scale at the industry level. In contrast to the standard treatment with perfect competition and two industries, we assume Bertrand competition in a continuum of industries. With Bertrand competition, ...
Andrew Moravcsik
2010
Brookings Institution This pessimistic prognosis of European decline is misguided. Today there are two global superpowers. One is the United Staets; the other is Europe. Europe is the only other region in the world today, besides the United States, to ...
Tom Vogl
2010
American Economic Journal (AEA) We examine the effects of exposure to malaria in early childhood on educational attainment and economic status in adulthood by exploiting geographic variation in malaria prevalence in India prior to a nationwide eradication ...
Miguel Centeno
2010
Miguel Centeno March, 2010 With Joseph Cohen; Polity Press; ISBN:9780745655949 Macroeconomics Economics and Finance http://politybooks.com/book.asp?ref=9780745644509 ...
Daniel Kahneman
2010
Evidence is presented that measures of subjective well-being vary along a dimension anchored at the two ends by evaluative judgments of life and experienced affect. A debate in recent decades has been focused on whether rising income increases the ...
Daniel Kahneman
Alan Krueger
2010
A study using the Day Reconstruction Method (DRM) was carried out to examine the determinants of two aspects of well-being: experienced happiness and life satisfaction. Participants were 770 women in Columbus, Ohio and 700 women in Rennes, France. Results ...

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