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  • Cost benefit analysis for hand washing and drying involves minimizing bacteria

    Cost Benefit Analysis: Hand Drying

    Dec 19, 12 • 144 Views • Behavioral Economics, Economic Debates, Health Care, Households, Labor, Regulation, Thinking EconomicallyNo Comments

    How about thinking economically when you dry your hands? Pulling together 12 studies on hand-drying, Mayo Clinic researchers did a cost benefit analysis of paper towels v. hot air. Because they were most concerned with hospitals and other health care...