Life Events: Objective and Subjective Responses to the Business Cycle

Porzecanski, Katia Julia
2009

This study analyzes the relationship between the business cycle and objective and subjective responses to four major life events: abortion, crime, health and suicide. We measure the impact of the business cycle on objective responses by using quantitative data on abortion and live birth rates, crime rates, mortality rates, and suicide rates. We measure the impact of the business cycle on subject... read more

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Undergraduate honors theses
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Department of Economics
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