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Characterizing the Distribution of Macronutrient Intake among U.S. Adults: A Quantile Regression Approach

Jayachandran N. Variyam, James Blaylock and David Smallwood.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

May 2002; p ublished online May 2002 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Household Behaviour and Family Economics; Economics of Health; Econometric Modelling. 0 words.

Since the risk of dietary inadequacy or excess is greater at the tails of the nutrient intake distributions than at the mean, marginal effects of explanatory variables estimated at the...

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HIV Pandemic, Medical Brain Drain, and Economic Development in Sub-Saharan Africa

Alok Bhargava and Frédéric Docquier.

in The World Bank Economic Review

June 2008; p ublished online May 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Multiple or Simultaneous Equation Models; Multiple Variables; Econometric Modelling; International Factor Movements and International Business; Economics of Health; Economic Development; Economywide Country Studies. 6926 words.

Country-level longitudinal data at three-year intervals over 1990–2004 are used to analyze the factors affecting emigration of physicians from Sub-Saharan countries and the effects of this...

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A Simple Method of Incorporating Income Effects into Logit and Nested-Logit Models: Theory and Application

Edward R. Morey, Vijaya R. Sharma and Anders Karlstrom.

in American Journal of Agricultural Economics

February 2003; p ublished online February 2003 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Household Behaviour and Family Economics; Economics of Health; Econometric Modelling; Economic Development. 3457 words.

Substantive income effects are incorporated in a logit or nested-logit model by assuming that utility is a piece-wise linear spline function of residual income. Specific income data are not...

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