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Mixing kids in school leads to more mixed-race adult relationships

Does the racial mix of students’ classmates affect their behavior later on in life? A new IZA Discussion Paper by Luca Paolo Merlino, Max Friedrich Steinhardt and Liam Wren-Lewis compares American students, contrasting those who happen to be in an … Continue reading

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Economic activity and the spread of viral diseases

Viruses are a major threat to human health. Over the last century, they were responsible for many more deaths than all armed conflicts that took place during that period. From an economic point of view, virus-induced sicknesses hinder economic activity … Continue reading

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