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Financial Incentives and Fertility
Using panel data on over 300,000 Israeli women from 1999 to 2005, we exploit variation in Israel's child subsidy to identify the impact of changes in the price of a marginal child on fertility. WeExpand
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Validation of a swallowing disturbance questionnaire for detecting dysphagia in patients with Parkinson's disease
Underreporting of swallowing disturbances by Parkinson's disease (PD) patients may lead to delay in diagnosis and treatment, alerting the physician to an existing dysphagia only after the firstExpand
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Judicial Politics and Sentencing Decisions
This paper investigates whether judge political affiliation contributes to racial and gender disparities in sentencing using data on over 500,000 federal defendants linked to sentencing judge.Expand
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Asymmetric Learning in Repeated Contracting : An Empirical Legal Study
This paper studies a unique panel dataset of transactions with repeat customers of an insurer operating in a market in which insurers are not required by law or contract to share information aboutExpand
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Financial Incentives and Fertility
Using panel data on over 300,000 Israeli women from 1999 to 2005, we exploit variation in Israel's child subsidy to identify the impact of changes in the price of a marginal child on fertility. WeExpand
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The Heterogeneous Effect of Affirmative Action on Performance
This paper experimentally investigates the effect of gender-based affirmative action (AA) on performance in the lab, focusing on a tournament environment. The tournament is based on GRE mathExpand
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Predicting glottal closure insufficiency using fundamental frequency contour analysis
Voice analysis has a limited role in a day‐to‐day voice clinic. We developed objective measurements of vocal folds (VF) glottal closure insufficiency (GCI) during phonation.
The Value-Decreasing Effect of Staggered Boards
The Review of Economics and Statistics
Using panel data on over 300,000 Israeli women from 1999 to 2005, we exploit variation in Israel’s child subsidy to identify the impact of changes in the price of a marginal child on fertility. WeExpand
Termination Risk and Agency Problems: Evidence from the NBA
When organizational structures and contractual arrangements face agents with a significant risk of termination in the short term, such agents may under-invest in projects whose results would beExpand