Francesca Fabbri

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  • Christian Dustmann, Francesca Fabbri, Ian Preston, David Card, Wendy Carlin, Hidehiko Ichimura +5 others
  • 2003
1 We thank the British Home Office for financial support. We are grateful to Yasmin Dolatabadi for excellent research assistance. We also thank the ESRC Data Archive for providing the Labour Force Survey and the 1971 UK Census data sets and Manchester Information and Associated Services (MIMAS) for providing the 1981 and 1991 UK Census data sets. Useful(More)
Do multinational firms exhibit different patterns of labor demand from purely domestic firms? Many standard models of trade and multinational companies suggest such differences. We examine this question using a plant-level panel covering U.K. manufacturing from 1973 through 1992, where we can distinguish U.K.-headquartered multinationals, foreign-owned(More)
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OBJECTIVE We investigated the role of 18F-fluorocholine positron emission tomography/computed tomography (FCH-PET/CT) in the early evaluation of abiraterone and outcome prediction in patients with metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer (CRPC). PATIENT AND METHODS Forty-three patients with metastatic CRPC progressing after docetaxel received(More)
Patients with solid cancer frequently develop bone metastases (BM). Zoledronic acid (Zometa®, ZA), routinely used to treat patients with BM, acts on osteoclasts and also has antitumor properties. We aimed to assess the effect of ZA over time in novel bone turnover markers (RANK/receptor activator of nuclear factor-k B ligand (RANK-L)/ Osteoprotegerin (OPG))(More)
Do multinational firms exhibit different patterns of labor demand from purely domestic firms? Many standard models of trade and multinational companies suggest such differences. We examine this question using a plant-level panel covering U.K. manufacturing from 1973 through 1992, where we can distinguish U.K.-headquartered multinationals, foreign-owned(More)
49,XXXXY syndrome is a rare sex chromosome aneuploidy syndrome characterized by mental retardation, severe speech impairment, craniofacial abnormalities, multiple skeletal defects, and genital abnormalities. We describe a 13-year-old boy with 49,XXXXY syndrome, language impairment, seizures, and left-hemisphere magnetic resonance imaging abnormalities and(More)
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