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  • David Aadland

    (Department of Economics and Finance, University of Wyoming)

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attempts by the U.S. government to eradicate syphilis from the U.S. population.

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Paper provided by Society for Economic Dynamics in its series 2008 Meeting Papers with number 363.

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  1. Syphilis cannot be eradicated
    by Economic Logician in Economic Logic on 2010-12-20 15:52:00
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  1. David Aadland & David Finnoff & Kevin x.d. Huang, 2013. "The Equilibrium Dynamics of Economic Epidemiology," Vanderbilt University Department of Economics Working Papers 13-00003, Vanderbilt University Department of Economics.
  2. Toxvaerd, Flavio, 2010. "Recurrent Infection and Externalities in Prevention," CEPR Discussion Papers 8112, C.E.P.R. Discussion Papers.

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