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Research Highlight

Building barriers

July 22, 2020
Benjamin Feigenberg discusses the effectiveness of border walls on deterring migration.
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Room to grow

July 17, 2020
Are social insurance mandates holding back entrepreneurs?
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Valuing past performance

July 15, 2020
How much do reference letters boost a job seeker's prospects for landing an interview?
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Promoting smaller families

July 13, 2020
Fertility rates are declining in poor countries. Family planning campaigns are part of the reason why.
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Autocracies in the information age

July 8, 2020
UCLA professor Daniel Treisman discusses how today’s dictators retain their power and how to fight back.
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Regulation by shaming

July 2, 2020
Publicizing safety violations at one company has ripple effects that lead to improvements at other workplaces.