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Buchmueller says employee wages are hit harder than corporate profits by rising health insurance costs

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Mon, Sept 11, 2017, noon:
Welcoming of Postdoctoral Fellows: Angela Bruns, Karra Greenberg, Sarah Seelye and Emily Treleaven

Yu Xie

Xie's work on Asian-American children's school performance cited in story on parenting styles

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"An 'elephant mom' stands up for the right to parent as she pleases" - Deseret News National. 12/08/2014.

What's the best parenting style -- Tiger or Elephant mother, early discipline and high expectations or support for choices? Whatever the style, the author cites a study by Amy Hsin and Yu Xie indicating that hard work may separate better school performers from the rest, and Asian-American children from whites.

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