Having a 48er in your town basically doubled the Union recruitment rate; i.e. 20 more recruits per hundred resident men. #NBERday
This paper is an incredible testimony to the importance of charismatic, committed leadership. #NBERday
When a country with a weak state has its soccer team do unexpectedly well in a highly salient televised event, it causes people to identify WITH THE COUNTRY.
But it could also be that sports-nationalism *is in fact indicative of or perhaps even causally related to* weak state capacity/high division. #NBERday
Air Conditioning Is Good.
These polygenic score's impact on economic outcomes is wildly different for people who have defined benefit vs. defined contribution retirement plans. #NBERday