Parenting Like an Economist


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While babies may not come with instruction manuals, there is certainly no shortage of books offering lists of dos and don'ts to new parents. Throw in the fog of sleep deprivation and a world of information available online and it can feel impossible to know what the right decision is. Emily Oster, author of "Cribsheet: A Data-driven Guide to Better, More Relaxed Parenting, from Birth to Preschool," hopes to change that by arming parents with necessary information. She joins Nam Kiwanuka to discuss what she learned.

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