May 1, 2017

CSSRR Economics/Health/Sociology–May 1, 2017

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Inter-University Consortium for Political and Social Research Data Release: ICPSR announced the release of a new datasets on April 30, 2017. Note: Some ICPSR studies are available only to ICPSR member institutions. To find out whether your organization is a member, and whether or not it supports ICPSR Direct downloading, see:


The new releases are linked from:


Click on “New Releases through 2017-4-30“.

CSSRR Economics/Health/Sociology–May 1, 2017

Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) [University of Bonn, Germany]: IZA has recently released several new working papers.


The new working papers are: 10703-10741.

Health related: 10715, 10735, 10739.

Sociology related: 10707, 10709, 10712, 10714, 10716, 10740.


National Bureau of Economic Research Working Papers: NBER has released the following working papers for the weeks of May 1, 2017. Note: check your library for electronic availability.


New papers are: 23344-23375.

Health related: 23344, 23353, 23366, 23372.

Sociology related: 23360, 23371, 23374.

CSSRR Sociology–May 1, 2017

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Demographic Research Article: “Setting the census household into its urban context: Visualizations from 19th-century Montreal,” by Sherry Olson (Vol. 36, Article 46, April 2017, .pdf format, p. 1399-1434).


CSSRR Health/Sociology–May 1, 2017

Population Reference Bureau Report: “Youth Family Planning Policy Scorecard,” (April 2017, .pdf format, 131p.).


CSSRR Health–May 1, 2017

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Morbidity and Mortality Weekly Report: The latest issue of MMWR, Vol. 66, No. 16, April 28, 2017 (HTML and .pdf formats available from the US Centers for Disease Control site). Note: To access this issue in the future, simply click on “Weekly Report” and then “Past Volumes” on the left side of the page.



US Government Accountability Office Correspondence: “Medicaid Managed Care: Compensation of Medicaid Directors and Managed Care Organization Executives in Selected States in 2015,” (GAO-17-427R, March 2017, .pdf format, 13p.).



US National Center for Health Statistics Data Brief: “Characteristics of U.S. Adults With Hypertension Who Are Unaware of Their Hypertension, 2011-2014,” by Ryne Paulose-Ram, Qiuping Gu, and Brian Kit (Data Brief No. 278, April 2017, .pdf and HTML format, 8p.).


CSSRR Health–May 1, 2017

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Employee Benefit Research Institute Periodical: EBRI Notes (Vol. 38, No. 6, April 2017, .pdf format, 12p.). Note: The title of this issue is “Consumer Engagement in Health Care and Choice of Health Plan: Differences Among Millennials, Baby Boomers, and Generation X Have Implications for Plan Sponsors,” by Paul Fronstin, and Anne Elmlinger.


CSSRR Health–May 1, 2017

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Canadian Institute for Health Information/Institut Canadien D’information Sur La Sante Report: “Unnecessary Care in Canada: Technical Report,” (April 2017, .pdf and Excel format, 49p.).


CSSRR Health–May 1, 2017

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Table of Contents: Check your library for print/electronic availability.

Health Affairs (Vol. 36, No. 5, May 2017).


Medical Care Research and Review (Vol. 74, No. 3, June 2017).


CSSRR Economics–May 1, 2017

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US Bureau of Labor Statistics Data Tables: “2016 Data On Certifications And Licenses,” (April 2017, Excel format).


CSSRR Economics–May 1, 2017

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United Nations University, World Institute for Development Economics Research Working Papers: Note: Filter publications by checking “Working Papers” and selecting years as “2017”).


New papers: 103/2017 “Integration along the Abuja road map – A progress report,” by Jaime de Melo, Mariem Nouar, and Jean-Marc Solleder.

102/2017 “How do we legislate for improved community development?” by James M. Otto.

101/2017 “Loyalty, trust, and glass ceiling – The gender effect on microcredit renewal,” by Mathilde Bauwin and Walid Jbili.

100/2017 “Options for suitable biofuel farming – Experience from Southern Africa,” by Graham von Maltitz.

99/2017 “Social protection, electoral competition, and political branding in Malawi,” by Sam Hamer and Jeremy Seekings.

98/2017 “Dependence on extractive industries in lower-income countries – The statistical tendencies,” by Alan R. Roe and Samantha Dodd.

97/2017 “The Southern African poultry value chain – Regional development versus national imperatives,” by Phumzile Ncube, Simon Roberts, and Tatenda Zengeni.

96/2017 “Local content, supply chains, and shared infrastructure,” by Olle Ostensson.

95/2017 “The effects of minimum wage hikes on employment and wages in Viet Nam’s micro, small, and medium enterprises,” by Phan Kim Dung.

94/2017 “Cognitive, socioemotional, and behavioural returns to college quality,” by Utteeyo Dasgupta, Subha Mani, Smriti Sharma, and Saurabh Singhal.

93/2017 “Are there different spillover effects from cash transfers to men and women? – Impacts on investments in education in post-war Uganda,” by Margherita Calderone.

92/2017 “The role of environmental regulations and innovation in TFP convergence – Evidence from manufacturing SMEs in Viet Nam,” by Thanh Tam Nguyen-Huu, Minh Nguyen-Khac, and Quoc Tran-Nam.


Working Papers: New Economic Papers (NEP)-ALL. The latest list of New Economic Papers is dated April 16, 2017.



World Bank Policy Research Programme: WBPR has recently released several new working papers. See the list at:


New papers are: WPS No. 8041-8048.

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