We present here the complete genome sequences of nine phages that infect Paenibacillus larvae, the causative agent of American foulbrood disease in honeybees. The phages were isolated from soil, propolis, and infected bees from three U.S. states. This is the largest number of P. larvae phage genomes sequenced in a single publication to date.
Preliminary; do not cite without permission. We thank Abstract We analyze the effect of military service of CEOs on a host of managerial decisions, corporate policies and outcomes. Exploiting exogenous variation in the propensity to serve in the military that is driven by year of birth, we show that service in the military leads to lower corporate… (More)