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On SAGE Insight: Materializing links between air pollution and health

Article title: Materializing links between air pollution and health: How societal impact was achieved in an interdisciplinary project From Health: An Interdisciplinary Journal for the Social Study of Health, Illness and Medicine There are increasingly explicit imperatives to achieve societal, … Continue reading

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On SAGE Insight: Running With a Mask? The Effect of Air Pollution on Marathon Runners’ Performance

From Journal of Sports Economics This study contributes to the emerging literature on the effect of air pollution on short-run productivity, particularly on the performance of athletes engaging in outdoor sports. An emerging literature finds a sizable, negative effect of … Continue reading

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On SAGE Insight: Building Healthy Community Environments: A Public Health Approach

From Public Health Reports Environmental quality has a profound effect on health and the burden of disease. In the United States, the environment-related burden of disease is increasingly dominated by chronic diseases. These days the broad environmental and public health effects of … Continue reading

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On SAGE Insight: Practices of monitoring and modeling air pollution data

Article title: Developing a feeling for error: Practices of monitoring and modeling air pollution data From Big Data & Society This paper is based on ethnographic research of data practices in a public health project called Weather Health and Air … Continue reading

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