Economist Emily Oster delves into the data and discovers that many of the things we think about pregnancy are wrong.
I can’t even describe the panic that flooded through my body at that moment; the crippling disappointment. She hadn’t called the anesthesiologist at all.Full Story
An article in the Wall Street Journal is getting attention from anyone who is or has ever been pregnant. The author, Emily Oster, is a mother, economist, and the author of the new book, “Expecting Better: Why the Conventional Pregnancy Wisdom is Wrong—and What You Really Need to Know”. Her argument—after using her training to...