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February 25, 2013 9:35 AM The Health Consequences of Job Loss: Evidence from Norway

Keynesians, this new National Bureau of Economic Research paper will resonate.Losing Heart? The Effect of Job Displacement on HealthSandra Black, Paul Devereux and Kjell Salvanes NBER Working Paper No. 18660 Issued in December 2012 NBER Program(s): HE LS Job reallocation...

By Matthew Kahn

August 07, 2011 12:50 PM Poor Police Response, Not Softness Towards Terrorism, Worsened Norway’s Atrocity

Over at CAP, Eric Alterman has been excoriating conservative blogger Jennifer Rubin for her misguided initial columns about Norway. I’m not familiar with Rubin, but I clicked onto her Washington Post blog to see what the fuss was about. Eric...

By Harold Pollack

July 25, 2011 7:58 AM Should Norway Kill Anders Breivik?

Norway doesn’t impose capital punishment. If it did, would I want to kill this man who murdered almost 100 people? I don’t know…. I have written many pieces, here and elsewhere, expressing a near-abolitionist perspective on capital punishment. I stand...

By Harold Pollack