Demand Conditions and Worker Safety: Evidence from Price Shocks in Mining
NBER Working Paper No. 26401
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We thank Kurt Lavetti and Ryan McDevitt for helpful comments, and seminar participants at the 2018 ASSA meetings and UT Austin. Thanks also to Vanessa Stewart and Reza Noorani at MSHA for guidance on using the MSHA databases, and to Jeff Kohler, Linda McWilliams, and George Luxbacher for helpful details about the mining sector. The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.