Death and tax brackets: link between income inequality and mortality hold true in US, but not in Canada

Basky, Greg
June 2000
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;6/27/2000, Vol. 162 Issue 13, p1866
Academic Journal
Reports on the results of a study that shows that income inequality and all-cause mortality were not associated in Canada. Relationship between the two in the United States, according to past studies; Possible explanations for the findings, such as more equitable distribution of wealth and greater heterogeneity of communities in Canada.


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