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Emily Oster gooit ons denken over aids in Afrika om

TED2007 · 15:34 · Filmed Mar 2007
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Emily Oster kijkt nog eens naar de statistieken over aids in Afrika vanuit een economisch perspectief. Ze komt tot een verbluffende conclusie: alles wat we weten over de spreiding van hiv over het continent, klopt niet.

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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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