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Does abortion hurt our military?

The Freakonomics blog posts on Zel Miller’s recent comments regarding the shortage of military manpower and the legalization of abortion. Steven Levitt has some good information regarding the statements (such as abortion doesn’t necesarily reduce population it simply delays when women have babies). According the post the John Donohue, Jeff Grogger and Steven Levitt will be publishing a paper stating the case that abortions merely delay childbirth not eliminate them.

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