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Emily Oster:
Емили Остър преобръща мисленето ни за СПИН в Африка

TED2007 · 15:34 · Filmed Mar 2007
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Емили Остър преразглежда статистиката за СПИН в Африка от икономическа гледна точка и стига до зашеметяващ извод: всичко, което знаем за разпространението на ХИВ на континента е грешно.

Assumption-busting economist
Emily Oster, a University of Chicago economist, uses the dismal science to rethink conventional wisdom, from her Harvard doctoral thesis that took on famed economist Amartya Sen to her recent work debunking assumptions on HIV prevalence in Africa. Full bio
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