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The Effect of Loans on the Persistence and Attainment of Community College Students
This study informs public policies regarding the use of subsidized loans as financial aid for community college students. Using logistic regression, it analyzes the National Center for Education… Expand
Effects of equivalent abrasive grit sizes utilizing differing polishing motions on selected restorative materials.
The effects on surface roughness of three specific classifications of abrasive motion during the polishing of selected amalgam and resin composite materials were evaluated with a profilometer.… Expand
Belief heterogeneity and survival in incomplete markets
In complete markets economies (Sandroni in Econometrica 68:1303–1341, 2000), or in economies with Pareto optimal outcomes (Blume and Easley in Econometrica 74:926–966, 2006), the market selection… Expand
Information, trade and incomplete markets
The no-trade result of Milgrom and Stokey, J Econ Theory 26:17–27 (1982), states that if rational traders begin with an ex-ante Pareto optimal allocation then the arrival of information cannot… Expand
Interfacial bond strengths of amalgam bonded to amalgam and resin composite bonded to amalgam.
OBJECTIVE The effects of time, surface preparation, and use of a bonding agent on the ability to bond amalgam or resin composite to amalgam were studied. METHOD AND MATERIALS Cylindrical amalgam… Expand
Global indeterminacy in locally determinate real business cycle models
We investigate the global dynamics of real business cycle models with production externalities. We confirm that purely local analysis does not tell the full story. With externalities smaller than… Expand
Oil, Labor Markets, and Economic Diversification in the GCC: An Empirical Assessment
In a bid to reduce their dependency on oil and natural gas revenues, GCC governments have recently invested considerable resources to diversify their economies. This paper provides an empirical… Expand
Trade Openness, Investment Instability and Terms-of-Trade Volatility
In the presence of economies of scale in the investment technology, trade openness may have non-conventional effects on the level of investment, its cyclical behavior, and the volatility of the terms… Expand
1 Monetary Union in the GCC : A Preliminary Analysis
- T. Coury
States comprising the Gulf Cooperation Council have expressed an intent to form a monetary union in 2010. The planned union follows a policy of intraregional economic and financial integration and… Expand
Global Indeterminacy in Locally Determinate RBC Models
We investigate the global dynamics of RBC models with production externalities. We confirm that purely local analysis does not tell the full story. With externalities smaller than required for local… Expand