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  • Behavioral responses to public pension cuts : evidence from the Greek financial crisis ?

    Zaverdinos, Iason(Iason Nikolaos) (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2020)
    The austerity measures that were adopted in the 2010-2015 period in response to the Greek αnancial crisis included cutbacks in the public sector on a scale that has rarely been seen in other nations. Pensions for those ...
  • Test score impacts of Cesarean sections ?

    Fahey, Alexandra(Alexandra Marie) (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2019)
    Despite extensive discussion in the medical community on the benefits and risks of C-sections and at what rate they should occur, a potentially crucial question remains unanswered - what are the long-term developmental ...
  • Growing Pains in financial development : institutional weakness and investment efficiency ?

    Green, Daniel (Daniel Weiss); Liu, Ernest Siyuan (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2017)
    There is little evidence that the expansion of microfinance has reduced poverty, but is instead increasingly associated with problematic multiple borrowing at high interest rates and high levels of debt and default. We ...

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