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Expecting Better by Emily Oster (Book Review Pedcast)

 

Introduction

Expecting Better by Emily Oster made a splash when it was published in 2013. When she got pregnant, Dr. Oster, who is a well trained and  accomplished economist, decided to take a look at the data behind many of the ‘rules’ that are given to pregnant women by their doctors. You know, the do’s and don’ts of pregnancy. Continue reading