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1.

The Girl Who Cried Pain: A Bias Against Women in the Treatment of Pain

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 27 Feb 2003
Accepted Paper Series
University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law and University of Maryland Francis King Carey School of Law
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2.

The Coronavirus Epidemic Curve is Already Flattening in New York City

Forthcoming, National Bureau of Economic Research, Working Paper Series Electronic
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 30 Mar 2020 Last Revised: 14 Apr 2020
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics

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3.

Water Pollution and its Sources, Effects & Management: A Case Study of Delhi

Shahid Ahmed and Saba Ismail (2018) 'Water Pollution and its Sources, Effects & Management: A Case Study of Delhi', International Journal of Current Advanced Research, 07(2), pp. 10436-10442
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 31 Mar 2018
Accepted Paper Series
Jamia Millia Islamia (A Central University) - Economics and Jamia Millia Islamia (A Central University)
Downloads 7,084
4.

Restarting the Economy While Saving Lives Under COVID-19

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 22 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 20 Feb 2021
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Bocconi University - Department of Finance, European University Institute and University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Department of Economics

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5.

Social Animal House: The Economic and Academic Consequences of Fraternity Membership

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 14 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 19 May 2017
Working Paper Series
10 Thoughts, Union College - Department of Economics and Union College - Department of Economics

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6.

How Does Marriage Affect Physical and Psychological Health? A Survey of the Longitudinal Evidence

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 03 Jun 2005
Working Paper Series
School of Business and Economics, Loughborough University and University of Warwick - Department of Economics
Downloads 3,301
7.

Controlling Organized Crime and Corruption in the Public Sector

Forum on Crime and Society, Vol. 3, Nos. 1/2, December 2003
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 19 Sep 2006
Accepted Paper Series
International Law and Economic Development Center
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8.

Early Evidence on Social Distancing in Response to COVID-19 in the United States

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 06 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 25 Jun 2020
Working Paper Series
UNC Greensboro
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9.

Conceptualizing the 'Fat Tax': The Role of Food Taxes in Developed Economies

Number of pages: 107 Posted: 05 Jul 2004
Working Paper Series
Stanford Law School
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10.

Behavioral Law and Economics: Its Origins, Fatal Flaws, and Implications for Liberty

Northwestern University Law Review, Vol. 106, No. 3, 2012, George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 12-63
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 18 Sep 2012
Accepted Paper Series
George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty and George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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11.

Cheap Donuts and Expensive Broccoli: The Effect of Relative Prices on Obesity

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 01 Apr 2007 Last Revised: 17 Dec 2009
Working Paper Series
University of California, Berkeley - School of Law, University of Pennsylvania Law School and George Mason University - Buchanan Center Political Economy
Downloads 2,109
12.

Noise Pollution, Its Sources and Effects: A Case Study of University Students in Delhi

(2018), EPRA International Journal of Economic and Business Review, 6 (2), pp. B15-B23
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 26 Mar 2018
Accepted Paper Series
Jamia Millia Islamia (A Central University) and Jamia Millia Islamia (A Central University) - Economics
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13.

The Real Cost of Political Polarization: Evidence from the COVID-19 Pandemic

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 30 Jun 2020 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2020
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Gallup
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14.

The Role of Higher Education in Human Capital Development

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 19 Jan 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Ibadan and Lead City University
Downloads 1,990
15.

Organ Sales and Moral Travails: Lessons from the Living Kidney Vendor Program in Iran

Cato Policy Analysis Series, No. 614, March 20, 2008
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 05 Sep 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Metrolina Nephrology Associates
Downloads 1,813
16.

Protecting Patients with Passports: Medical Tourism and the Patient Protective-Argument

Iowa Law Review, Vol. 95, No. 5, 2010, Harvard Public Law Working Paper No. 10-08
Number of pages: 101 Posted: 18 Dec 2009 Last Revised: 18 May 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School
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17.

The Case Against Smoking Bans

Missouri Environmental Law and Policy Review, Vol. 13, 2006, U of Missouri-Columbia School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2006-11
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 24 Apr 2006
Accepted Paper Series
University of Missouri - School of Law

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18.

Nudging Legally - On the Checks and Balances of Behavioural Regulation

International Journal of Constitutional Law, Volume 12, Issue 2, 2014 (Forthcoming), Jean Monnet Working Paper, New York University School of Law, Volume 6, 2013
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 09 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 09 Nov 2013
Accepted Paper Series
HEC Paris and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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19.

The Scale of COVID-19 Graphs Affects Understanding, Attitudes, and Policy Preferences

Forthcoming, Health Economics
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 29 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 11 Sep 2020
Accepted Paper Series
Bocconi University - Department of Law, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), Dublin City University- School of Law and Government and Yale Law School
Downloads 1,476
20.

Natural Selection and the Evolution of Life Expectancy

Minerva Center for Economic Growth Paper No. 02-05
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 13 Jul 2004
Working Paper Series
Brown University - Department of Economics and University of Warwick - Department of Economics

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21.

Health Status Determinants: Lifestyle, Environment, Health Care Resources and Efficiency

OECD Economics Department Working Paper No. 627
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 29 May 2010 Last Revised: 12 Jun 2010
Working Paper Series
Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD) - Economics Department (ECO), Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD) - Economics Department (ECO), Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD) - Policy Studies Branch and Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD)
Downloads 1,385
22.

Do Physicians' Financial Incentives Affect Medical Treatment and Patient Health?

SIEPR Discussion Paper No. 11-017
Number of pages: 92 Posted: 05 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 01 Aug 2013
Working Paper Series
University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Department of Economics and University of Chicago
Downloads 1,355
23.

The Long-Run Growth in Obesity as a Function of Technological Change

University of Chicago Law School, John M. Olin Law & Economics Working Paper No. 78
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 01 Jun 1999
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago Law School and University of Chicago

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24.

The Disabilities Convention: Human Rights of Persons with Disabilities or Disability Rights?

Human Rights Quarterly, Vol. 30, 2008
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 14 Sep 2008
Accepted Paper Series
McGill University - Faculty of Law
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25.

The Macroeconomic Effects of a Pandemic in Europe - a Model-Based Assessment

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 03 Aug 2006
Working Paper Series
Lund University - Dept. of Economics and European Commission, DGECFIN
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26.

Compliance with COVID-19 Mitigation Measures in the United States

Amsterdam Law School Research Paper No. 2020-21, General Subserie Research Paper No. 2020-03, UC Irvine School of Law Research Paper No. 2020-33
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 01 May 2020 Last Revised: 03 Sep 2020
Accepted Paper Series
University of California, Irvine School of Law, University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Law, University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Law, University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Law, University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Law, University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Law, University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Law and Arizona State University (ASU) - School of Criminology & Criminal Justice
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27.

Hospital Governance, Performance Objectives, and Organizational Form

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 25 Jul 2000
Working Paper Series
University of Arizona, University of California, Berkeley, Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Finance and Harvard Business School

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28.

Tort Reform and Accidental Deaths

Journal of Law and Economics, Vol. 50, 2007
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 11 Aug 2005 Last Revised: 30 May 2012
Accepted Paper Series
1350 Main St UNIT 1703 and Emory University School of Law
Downloads 1,282
29.

Air Quality, Infant Mortality, and the Clean Air Act of 1970

Number of pages: 63 Posted: 01 Mar 2004
Working Paper Series
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Department of Economics

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30.

Does Higher Government Spending Buy Better Results in Education and Health Care?

IMF Working Paper No. 99/21
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 10 Feb 2006
Working Paper Series
International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Fiscal Affairs Department, International Monetary Fund (IMF) - Fiscal Affairs Department and Georgetown University - Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service (SFS)
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31.

Estimating the Severity of COVID-19: Evidence From the Italian Epicenter

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 02 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 11 Sep 2020
Working Paper Series
University of Bergamo, University of Bergamo and University of Bergamo
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32.

The Health Status of Indigenous and Non-Indigenous Australians

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 21 Mar 2005
Working Paper Series
Australian National University (ANU) - Research School of Social Sciences (RSSS) and Australian National University
Downloads 1,240
33.

The Effects of Mandatory Seat Belt Laws on Driving Behavior and Traffic Fatalities

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 10 Dec 2001
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard Law School and Stanford University - Department of Economics
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34.

Is Food Marketing Making Us Fat? A Multi-Disciplinary Review

Chandon, Pierre and Brian Wansink (2011), “Is Food Marketing Making Us Fat? A Multi-Disciplinary Review,” Foundations and Trends in Marketing, 5:3, 113-196, INSEAD Working Paper No. 2011/64/MKT/INSEAD Social Science Research Centre
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 31 May 2011 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2017
Working Paper Series
INSEAD and Cornell University
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35.

Nudging Healthy Lifestyles – Informing Regulatory Governance with Behavioural Research

European Journal of Risk Regulation, Vol. 3, No. 1, January 2012, HEC Paris Research Paper No. LAW-2013-981
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 18 Feb 2012 Last Revised: 23 May 2013
Accepted Paper Series
HEC Paris, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management, University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - Department of Philosophy, Independent, University of San Diego School of Law, Michigan State University - Department of Philosophy and Rochester Institute of Technology - Department of Philosophy
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36.

Artificial Intelligence Based Suicide Prediction

18 Yale Journal of Health Policy, Law, and Ethics 98 (2019), 21 Yale Journal of Law & Technology 98 (2019)
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 11 Feb 2019 Last Revised: 08 Jan 2020
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard University - Harvard Law School
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37.

Climate Change, Mortality and Adaptation: Evidence from Annual Fluctuations in Weather in the U.S.

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 07-19
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 25 Jun 2007 Last Revised: 30 Nov 2013
Working Paper Series
University of California, Santa Barbara - College of Letters & Science - Department of Economics and University of Chicago - Department of Economics
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38.

Do We Know What Works? A Systematic Review of Impact Evaluations of Social Programs in Latin America and the Caribbean

Number of pages: 144 Posted: 28 Jun 2007
Working Paper Series
Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and Inter-American Development Bank (IADB)
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39.

The Magnitude of Pain and Suffering Damages from a Law and Economics and Health Economics Point of View

Published (in Spanish translation) as 'Cuantificación de las indemnizaciones por daño extrapatrimonial, según el Análisis Económico del Derecho y el Análisis Económico de Salud', pp. 43-59, urisprudencia Argentina, 2010(I - Número Especial), RILE Working Paper No. 2009/02
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 16 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 02 May 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Athens University of Economics and Business - School of Economics and Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Rotterdam Institute of Law and Economics
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40.

Urbanization, Urban Poverty and Health of the Urban Poor: Status, Challenges and the Way Forward

Demography India, Vol. 36, No. 1, 2007
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 08 Mar 2018
Accepted Paper Series
Urban Health Resource Centre, Independent, Formerly, Urban Health Resource Centre and Independent
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41.

Medical Malpractice Reform and Physicians in High-Risk Specialties

Journal of Legal Studies, Vol. 36, p. S121, 2007
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 19 Nov 2003 Last Revised: 30 Jan 2010
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania Law School and George Mason University - Buchanan Center Political Economy
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42.

Sports and Child Development

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 3629
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 14 Nov 2011
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of St. Gallen - Swiss Institute for Empirical Economic Research and University of Chicago - Harris School of Public Policy
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43.

Sheepskin or Prozac: The Causal Effect of Education on Mental Health

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2231
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 10 Aug 2006
Working Paper Series
University College Dublin (UCD) - Institute for the Study of Social Change and London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE)
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44.

The European Unified Patent Court: Assessment and Implications of the Federalisation of the Patent System in Europe

(2013) 10(2) SCRIPTed - Journal of Law, Technology & Society 246-277
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 12 Sep 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Suffolk
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45.

Evidence of Protective Role of Ultraviolet-B (UVB) Radiation in Reducing COVID-19 Deaths

Scientific Reports, 10:17705, October 2020
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 01 May 2020 Last Revised: 03 Nov 2020
Accepted Paper Series
Goethe University Frankfurt, Goethe University Frankfurt and Goethe University Frankfurt
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46.

Portfolio Choice in Retirement: Health Risk and the Demand for Annuities, Housing, and Risky Assets

Journal of Monetary Economics, Vol. 80, 2016, Boston College Center for Retirement Research Working Paper No. 2009-3, AFA 2009 San Francisco Meetings Paper
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 06 Mar 2008 Last Revised: 19 May 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Princeton University - Department of Economics

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47.

Nutrition in India: Facts and Interpretations

Number of pages: 80 Posted: 20 May 2008
Working Paper Series
Princeton University and Ranchi University
Downloads 1,054
48.

COVID-19 Crises and Tourist Travel Risk Perceptions

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 04 May 2020
Working Paper Series
College of Tourism and Service Management, Nankai University, Nankai University and Nankai Business School, Nankai University
Downloads 1,053
49.

Adapting to Climate Change: The Remarkable Decline in the U.S. Temperature-Mortality Relationship Over the 20th Century

Journal of Political Economy, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 21 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 25 Aug 2015
Accepted Paper Series
UCLA Institute of the Environment and Sustainability, Carnegie Mellon University - H. John Heinz III School of Public Policy and Management, University of California, Santa Barbara - College of Letters & Science - Department of Economics, University of Chicago - Department of Economics and University of California, Berkeley

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50.

Abortion Access and Risky Sex Among Teens: Parental Involvement Laws and Sexually Transmitted Diseases

Journal of Law, Economics and Organization, Vol. 24, No. 1, p. 2, 2008, FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 175, FSU College of Law, Law and Economics Paper No. 05-26, 1st Annual Conference on Empirical Legal Studies Paper
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 04 Oct 2005 Last Revised: 29 Jan 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania Law School and George Mason University - Buchanan Center Political Economy

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