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The Regional Economist
In some cases, a sick economy can be a prescription for good health
Rubén Hernández-Murillo
Christopher J. Martinek
Abstract

A recession, as long as it’s not too deep or too long, may be good for your health, recent studies suggest.


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Rubén Hernández-Murillo & Christopher J. Martinek, "In some cases, a sick economy can be a prescription for good health" , Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis, The Regional Economist, issue Oct, pages 8-9, 2010.
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