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1.

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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2.

A Conceptual Model of Historical Trauma: Implications for Public Health Practice and Research

Journal of Health Disparities Research and Practice, Vol. 1, No. 1, pp. 93-108, Fall 2006
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 27 Feb 2009 Last Revised: 27 Feb 2009
Accepted Paper Series
University of Nevada Las Vegas
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3.

Grocery Bag Bans and Foodborne Illness

U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 13-2
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 04 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 28 Jan 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania Law School and George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
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4.

The Financial Psychology of Worry and Women

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 15 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 17 Jul 2008
Working Paper Series
Washington and Lee University
Downloads 5,495
5.

Death by Pokémon GO: The Economic and Human Cost of Using Apps While Driving

Number of pages: 56 Posted: 21 Nov 2017 Last Revised: 09 Oct 2019
Working Paper Series
Purdue University - Krannert School of Management and Purdue University

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6.

Governance and Corruption in Public Health Care Systems

Center for Global Development Working Paper No. 78
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 03 May 2007
Working Paper Series
World Bank
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7.

Understanding Behavioral Aspects of Financial Planning and Investing

Journal of Financial Planning, Volume 28, Issue 3, pp. 22-26
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 20 Apr 2015
Accepted Paper Series
American University - Kogod School of Business and Washington and Lee University
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8.

Spillover of COVID-19: Impact on the Global Economy

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 30 Mar 2020 Last Revised: 24 Apr 2020
Working Paper Series
Central Bank of Nigeria and University of Essex - Essex Business School
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9.

Understanding Coronanomics: The Economic Implications of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) Pandemic

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 03 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 19 Apr 2020
Working Paper Series
University of Dhaka - Department of International Business
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10.

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

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1619
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
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11.

The Psychology of Risk: The Behavioral Finance Perspective

HANDBOOK OF FINANCE: VOLUME 2: INVESTMENT MANAGEMENT AND FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT, Frank J. Fabozzi, ed., John Wiley & Sons, pp. 85-111, 2008
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 07 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 04 Oct 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Washington and Lee University
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12.

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

Stanford Law and Economics Olin Working Paper No. 286
Number of pages: 107 Posted: 05 Jul 2004
Working Paper Series
Stanford Law School
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13.

Health Care Systems: Efficiency and Institutions

OECD Economics Department Working Paper No. 769
Number of pages: 133 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) and Organization for Economic Co-Operation and Development (OECD) - Policy Studies Branch
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14.

A Ranking of Journals for the Health Economist

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 04 May 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Wisconsin - Oshkosh
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15.

The 'Re-Identification' of Governor William Weld's Medical Information: A Critical Re-Examination of Health Data Identification Risks and Privacy Protections, Then and Now

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 04 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 03 Sep 2015
Working Paper Series
Columbia University - Mailman School of Public Health, Department of Epidemiology
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16.

Internet’s Dirty Secret: Assessing the Impact of Online Intermediaries on HIV Transmission

Chan J., and Ghose A., "Internet’s Dirty Secret: Assessing the Impact of Online Intermediaries on HIV Transmission", MIS Quarterly, 38(4), p. 955-976.,
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 07 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 28 May 2015
Accepted Paper Series
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Carlson School of Management and New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business

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17.

More Than Words: Leaders’ Speech and Risky Behavior during a Pandemic

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 23 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 08 May 2020
Working Paper Series
Getulio Vargas Foundation (FGV) - Sao Paulo School of Economics, University of Cambridge and Getulio Vargas Foundation (FGV) - Sao Paulo School of Economics
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18.

Genes, Economics, and Happiness

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 2946
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 18 Feb 2010
Working Paper Series
University of Oxford, Harvard University - Department of Health Care Policy, UC San Diego Division of Social Sciences and CREMA
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19.

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 2,038
20.

SARS-CoV-2, COVID-19, Infection Fatality Rate (IFR) Implied by the Serology, Antibody, Testing in New York City

Number of pages: 22 Posted: 11 May 2020
Working Paper Series
University of Louisiana at Lafayette - College of Business Administration
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21.

Fast Food, Soft Drink, and Candy Intake Is Unrelated to Body Mass Index for 95% oAmerican Adults

Just, David and Brian Wansink (2015), “Fast Food, Soft Drink, and Candy Intake is Unrelated to Body Mass Index for 95% of American Adults.” Obesity Science and Practice, 1:2, 126-130.,
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 02 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 28 Apr 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Cornell University - Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management and Cornell University
Downloads 1,798
22.

Health and Social Justice

The Lancet, Vol. 364, pp. 1075-1080, 2004
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 12 Dec 2006
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - School of Social Policy & Practice
Downloads 1,752
23.

Political Beliefs affect Compliance with COVID-19 Social Distancing Orders

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 06 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 01 May 2020
Working Paper Series
Saint Louis University - Department of Finance and University of Kentucky - Gatton College of Business and Economics
Downloads 1,660
24.

Job Satisfaction: A Study Among Hospital Nurses in Coimbatore, India

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 02 Jul 2009
Working Paper Series
Dr NGP Arts and Science College
Downloads 1,642
25.

The Health Care Quadrilemma: An Essay on Technological Change, Insurance, Quality of Care, and Cost Containment

Journal of Economic Literature, Vol. 29, No. 2, pp. 523-552, June 1991
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 30 May 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Northwestern University - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,522
26.

Occupational Characteristics and the Obesity Wage Penalty

Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 16-12, Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 16-23
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 21 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Vanderbilt University - Law School
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27.

The Health Effects of Air Pollution in Delhi, India

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 1860
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Maryland - Department of Economics, Government of the United States of America, University of Maryland - Department of Agricultural & Resource Economics and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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28.

Understanding the Heterogeneity of Adverse COVID-19 Outcomes: The Role of Poor Quality of Air and Lockdown Decisions

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 10 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 06 May 2020
Working Paper Series
University of Rome Tor Vergata - Faculty of Economics, University of Rome Tor Vergata, University of Turin - Department of Economics and Statistics and Health Economics Research Centre, University of Oxford
Downloads 1,473
29.

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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30.

Financial Conflicts of Interest in Medicine

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 23 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 27 Jan 2014
Working Paper Series
University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management, Foster School of Business, University of Washington and Bates College
Downloads 1,313
31.

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

MIT Department of Economics Working Paper No. 04-08
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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32.

Child Labour and Health: Evidence and Research Issues

Understanding Children's Work Programme Working Paper
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 07 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 13 Mar 2011
Working Paper Series
University of Macedonia, Erasmus School of Economics and United Nations - UCW Program
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33.

Micro Health Insurance in India - Pointers for Progress

IRDA Journal, Vol. 5, No. 12, 2007
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 12 Nov 2007 Last Revised: 29 Dec 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Micro Insurance Academy (MIA)
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34.

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)
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35.

Model of Economic Result’s Management for Brazilian Publics Hospitals

Brazilian Journal of Health Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 29 Jul 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Universidade Federal de Uberlândia (UFU); Doutorando Administração EAESP/FGV (Fundação Getúlio Vargas) and Federal University of Uberlândia - Brazil - UFU
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36.

Reducing Child Mortality and Malnutrition: Cross-Country Evidence on the Role of Growth and Social Indicators.

Forthcoming, Economic & Political Weekly
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 30 Oct 2018 Last Revised: 01 Sep 2019
Accepted Paper Series
Government of India
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37.

Housing Markets in a Pandemic: Evidence from Historical Outbreaks

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 07 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 07 May 2020
Working Paper Series
University of Amsterdam - Faculty of Economics and Business (FEB) and Maastricht University - Department of Finance
Downloads 1,156
38.

Sectoral Effects of Social Distancing

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 15 Apr 2020
Working Paper Series
HEC Paris, Bocconi University - Department of Economics and Bocconi University
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39.

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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40.

The Doha Round's Public Health Legacy: Strategies for the Production and Diffusion of Patented Medicines Under the Amended TRIPS Provisions

Journal of International Economic Law, Vol. 10, pp. 921-87, 2007, FSU College of Law, Law and Economics Paper No. 07-25, FSU College of Law, Public Law Research Paper No. 287
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 01 Nov 2007 Last Revised: 01 May 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Florida State University - College of Law and Duke University School of Law
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41.

Can Healthcare IT Save Babies?

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 03 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 30 Jul 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Virginia - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Management Science (MS)
Downloads 1,077
42.

Does Corruption Affect Health and Education Outcomes in the Philippines?

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 21 May 2005
Working Paper Series
University of Maryland - Center on Institutional Reform and the Informal Sector (IRIS) and Central Bank of the Republic of Turkey
Downloads 1,064
43.

Taxing Caloric Sweetened Beverages: Potential Effects on Beverage Consumption, Calorie Intake, and Obesity

USDA-ERS Economic Research Report No. 100
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 08 Aug 2012
Working Paper Series
U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS), U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS) and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 1,061
44.

Infant and Child Mortality in Eastern Africa: Causes and Differentials - A Review of the Literature

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 14 May 2007 Last Revised: 28 Oct 2008
Working Paper Series
York University
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45.

COVID-19 Data: The Logarithmic Scale Misinforms the Public and Affects Policy Preferences

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 29 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 11 May 2020
Working Paper Series
Yale Law School, London School of Economics & Political Science (LSE), Yale Law School and Yale Law School
Downloads 1,026
46.

Obesity, Unhappiness, and the Challenge of Affluence: Theory and Evidence

IZA Discussion Paper No. 2717
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 21 Apr 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Warwick - Department of Economics and University of Warwick
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47.

Sugar Taxes Aren’t Sweet: The Case Against Taxes on Sugar-Based Drinks

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 02 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 07 May 2010
Working Paper Series
Independent
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48.

Moniker Maladies: When Names Sabotage Success

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 22 Nov 2006
Working Paper Series
University of California, Berkeley - Haas School of Business and University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School
Downloads 915
49.

Is Health Care Expenditure Really a Luxury Good? Re-Assessment and New Evidence Based on OECD Data

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 13 Feb 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Rome Tor Vergata - Centre for International Studies on Economic Growth (CEIS) and University of Rome La Sapienza
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50.

Forecasting the Economic Impact of Coronavirus on Developing Countries: Case of Pakistan

CASS Working Papers on Economics & National Affairs, Working Paper ID: EC016UC (2020)
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 30 Mar 2020 Last Revised: 20 Apr 2020
Working Paper Series
UNSW Business School
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