Sleeping together: Network effects and sleep duration

Xiaodong Liu, Eleonora Patacchini, Edoardo Rainone, 28 January 2014



Nearly a third of a person's life is spent in slumber. In the US those with insomnia spend about $1 billion a year on prescription sleep aids, and another $1 billion on over-the-counter sleep medications (Yaniv 2004).

Topics: Education, Health economics
Tags: network effects, peer groups, sleep

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