Life Expectancy, Medical Testing, and Human Capital Investment

Life Expectancy, Medical Testing, and Human Capital Investment

 

When facing a grim diagnosis of a life-shortening incurable disease, ignorance may be bliss—or at least a desirable state—and knowledge will change your life choices, according to research by Emily Oster, a faculty member with the Institute’s Price Theory Initiative.

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