Tagged: Tim Stockwell

Minimum prices and mortality risk - The Dismal Science

Eric Crampton Mar 15, 2013

The latest Stockwell piece on alcohol minimum pricing and alcohol-related fatalities seemed a bit fishy. I was mostly worried about how they ran a panel study that had zero cross-sectional variation in their main regressor of interest and where the main source of time series variation was CPI adjustments to measured prices, but it looked like there were … Read More