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Article ID: 694118

Payday Loans Not Just a Poor Person’s Issue

University of Georgia

A team of researchers led by faculty at the University of Georgia found that payday loan borrowers often come from middle- and higher-income households, not just poor or lower-earning populations.

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7-May-2018 10:05 AM EDT
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Article ID: 693959

Natural Gas Prices, Not ‘War On Coal,’ Were Key to Coal Power Decline

North Carolina State University

Steep declines in the use of coal for power generation over the past decade were caused largely by less expensive natural gas and the availability of wind energy – not by environmental regulations.

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3-May-2018 9:00 AM EDT
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Article ID: 693834

'Institution Shocks' Spotlight Effects of Changing Economic Institutions

Santa Fe Institute

Researchers analyzed new data on the Chilean elections of the 1970s to understand how economies react to institutional change.

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1-May-2018 3:55 PM EDT
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Law and Public Policy

Article ID: 693820

Stricter FAA Regulations on Pilots Linked to Higher Fares, Fewer Flights

University of California, Irvine

When federal legislators passed a bill in 2010 requiring longer rest periods and more flight training for commercial airline pilots, the goal was to improve passenger safety. But a University of California, Irvine study has found that the regulations had unintended consequences: higher fares and fewer choices for air travelers.

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1-May-2018 3:05 PM EDT
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Social and Behavioral Sciences

Article ID: 693798

Two NYU Faculty Elected to National Academy of Sciences

New York University

Claude Desplan, a professor in NYU’s Department of Biology, and Paula England, a professor in NYU’s Department of Sociology, have been elected to the National Academy of Sciences.

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1-May-2018 12:05 PM EDT
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Article ID: 693399

Take Me Home, Country Roads: The Future of Autonomous and Electric Vehicles in Rural Areas

Michigan Technological University

Michigan Tech is one of eight universities competing in the AutoDrive Challenge, a design competition sponsored by SAE International and GM. Teams must convert an electrical vehicle, a Chevy Bolt, into an SAE Level 4 autonomous vehicle. Their first competition is the end of April 2018 and part of the team was tasked with considering the social, environmental, and economic impacts of the technology.

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1-May-2018 11:50 AM EDT
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Social and Behavioral Sciences

Article ID: 693743

Economics Expert Available to Discuss Merger of Sprint and T-Mobile

Texas Tech University

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30-Apr-2018 3:40 PM EDT
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Article ID: 693711

ACR Data Science Institute Summit to Explore Opportunities and Challenges of Integrating Artificial Intelligence into the Economics of Radiology

American College of Radiology (ACR)

On May 30, 2018 the American College of Radiology (ACR) Data Science Institute (DSI) and the Society for Imaging Informatics in Medicine (SIIM) will hold the Spring 2018 Data Science Summit: Economics of Artificial Intelligence (AI) in Health Care at the SIIM 2018 Annual Meeting.

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30-Apr-2018 11:05 AM EDT
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Article ID: 693364

Study Explores Link Between Curiosity And School Achievement

Michigan Medicine - University of Michigan

The more curious the child, the more likely he or she may be to perform better in school — regardless of economic background — suggests a new University of Michigan study.

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30-Apr-2018 6:00 AM EDT
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Education

Article ID: 693640

Joel Mokyr Receives Lifetime Achievement Award in Economics

Northwestern University

Joel Mokyr, the Robert H. Strotz Professor of Arts and Sciences and professor of economics and history in the Weinberg College of Arts and Sciences at Northwestern University, has been named a Distinguished Fellow of the American Economic Association (AEA).The Distinguished Fellow awards annually recognize the lifetime research contributions of up to four distinguished economists.

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27-Apr-2018 11:05 AM EDT
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