Session 54:
Causal Approaches to Health and Health Behaviors

Thursday, May 1
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5th Floor

Discussant: Laura M. Argys, University of Colorado at Denver
Chair: Patrick M. Krueger, University of Colorado at Denver

  1. Personality, Education, and Health-Related OutcomesKegon Tan, University of Wisconsin-Madison; Peter Savelyev, Vanderbilt University

  2. The Effects of Teenage Childbearing on Health in the U.S.: A Twin-Fixed-Effect ApproachPinar Mine Gunes, University of Maryland

  3. The Effect of Combat Exposure on Risky Health Behaviors: New Evidence from the Global War on TerrorismResul Cesur, University of Connecticut; Alexander Chesney, San Diego State University

  4. The Impact of Information in Health Care Markets: Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs and Abuse of Opioid Pain RelieversSharmini Radakrishnan, Cornell University

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