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Earl Gregg Swem Library

The Uncertainty of Budget Projections: A Discussion of Data and Methods

Categories: Govt Finance,Statistics

http://www.cbo.gov/ftpdocs/70xx/doc7054/03-02-Uncertainty.pdf

Discusses the reasons for uncertainty in the baseline budget projections and how the uncertainty increases as the budgets are projected into the future. From the Congressional Budget Office.

The Deadly Virus: The Influenza Epidemic of 1918

Categories: Health/Medical,History

http://www.archives.gov/exhibits/influenza-epidemic/

An exhibit of documents and photos related to the flu epidemic of 1918, which killed more people than did the fighting in World War I. From the National Archives.