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    • Credit scores, cardiovascular disease risk, and human capital. 

      Israel, Salomon; Caspi, Avshalom; Belsky, Daniel W; Harrington, HonaLee; Hogan, Sean; Houts, Renate; Ramrakha, Sandhya; ... (10 authors) (Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A, 2014-12-02)
      Credit scores are the most widely used instruments to assess whether or not a person is a financial risk. Credit scoring has been so successful that it has expanded beyond lending and into our everyday lives, even to inform ...
    • The impact of economic conditions on participation in disability programs: Evidence from the coal boom and bust 

      Black, Dan; Daniel, Kermit; Sanders, Seth (American Economic Review, 2002-03-01)
      We examine the impact of the coal boom of the 1970's and the coal bust of the 1980's on disability program participation. These shocks provide clear evidence that as the value of labor-market participation increases, disability ...