Battles Among Licensed Occupations: Analyzing Government Regulations on Labor Market Outcomes for Dentists and Hygienists
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We thank McKenzie Smith from the American Dental Hygienists Association for providing us with some of the data for the research project. We also thank Hwikwon Ham, Joan Gieseke, and Tanya Wanchek for comments on our research, and Yaffa Epstein for her assistance in data collection. We appreciate comments and helpful suggestions from participants in seminars at Carnegie Mellon University, London School of Economics, the University of Minnesota and the Upjohn Institute for Employment Research. We also thank the Upjohn Institute for Employment Research for their support of the research program on occupational regulation. The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.