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The Great Divergence

July 18, 2018
This video explains how technology diffusion contributes to the growing productivity gap between rich and poor countries.

Get the lead out

July 13, 2018
How much can we mitigate the damaging effects of lead exposure in kids?

Putting a price on prejudice

June 29, 2018
Workplace discrimination is expensive. At what point does it become too costly for the discriminator?

Bias at the polls

June 20, 2018
Increased diversity of polling station administrators can influence bias on election day.

There goes the neighborhood

June 11, 2018
Online platforms like Yelp can help economists learn about how gentrification happens in real time.

What's it worth to you?

June 1, 2018
Evidence from the Canadian airline industry offers a nuanced view of how competition affects price discrimination.