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Emily Oster:
Emily Oster cambia nuestra opinión acerca del VIH en Africa

TED2007 · 15:34 · Filmed Mar 2007
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Emily Oster reexamina las estadísticas del SIDA en África desde una perspectiva económica y llega a una asombrosa conclusión: Todo lo que sabemos acerca del contagio de VIH en ese continente está equivocado.

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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