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Mobile money and migration

January 15, 2021
An experiment in Bangladesh showed that its new urban workers can use mobile banking to help support their families in the countryside.
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A dose of managed care

January 13, 2021
How much do privately administered insurance plans bring down drug prices for Medicaid enrollees?
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Social well-being and academic success

January 6, 2021
Northwestern’s Kirabo Jackson discusses how schools can help their students by fostering socioemotional development.
Chart of the Week

Antitrust and innovation

January 4, 2021
How did the 1956 consent decree against Bell Labs spur new inventions?
Research Highlight

2020 in Research Highlights

December 28, 2020
Economists tackled racial discrimination, border walls, collusion, and more.