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Carbon Market Cooperation in Northeast Asia: Assessing Challenges and Overcoming Barriers
China, Japan, and the Republic of Korea are emerging as major players in the global carbon trading landscape. As Northeast Asia’s biggest industrial economies, these three countries are connected through deep commercial ...
Genetic Diversity, Population Density, and Per Capita Income
In an article published in 2013, Ashrof and Gaylor claim to have empirically established the hypothesis that degree of genetic heterozygosity within a population, as a function of migratory distance from East Africa, has ...
Data vs. Methods: Quasi-Experimental Evaluation of Alternative Sample Selection Corrections for Missing College Entrance Exam Score Data
(Economic Research Initiatives at Duke (ERID), 2016-06-07)
In 2007, Michigan began requiring all high school students to take the ACT college entrance exam. This natural experiment allows us to evaluate the performance of several parametric and semiparametric sample selection correction ...
College Attrition and the Dynamics of Information Revelation
(Economic Research Initiatives at Duke (ERID), 2016-05-31)
This paper investigates the role played by informational frictions in college and the workplace. We estimate a dynamic structural model of schooling and work decisions, where individuals have imperfect information about ...
The second international conference "genetics of aging and longevity".
(Aging (Albany NY), 2012-05)
Promising Practices for Using Community Policing Strategies to Prevent Violent Extremism: How to Create and Implement a Community Outreach Program
(Promising Practices for Using Community Policing Strategies to Prevent Violent Extremism: How to Create and Implement a Community Outreach Program, 2016-12)
Extremal Quantile Regressions for Selection Models and the Black-White Wage Gap
(Economic Research Initiatives at Duke (ERID), 2014-06-01)
We consider the estimation of a semiparametric location-scale model subject to endogenous selection, in the absence of an instrument or a large support regressor. Identification relies on the independence between the covariates ...
Law Enforcement Assessment of the Terrorist Threat
PHYSIOLOGICAL DYSREGULATION AS PROMISING MEASURE OF ROBUSTNESS AND RESILIENCE IN AGING STUDIES