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The Analysis of Household Surveys : A Microeconometric Approach to Development Policy
Two decades after its original publication, The Analysis of Household Surveys is reissued with a new preface by its author, Sir Angus Deaton, recipient of the 2015 Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences.Expand
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An Almost Ideal Demand System
Ever since Richard Stone (1954) first estimated a system of demand equations derived explicitly from consumer theory, there has been a continuing search for alternative specifications and functionalExpand
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Panel data from time series of cross-sections
Abstract In many countries, there are few or no panel data, but there exists a series of independent cross-sections. For example, in the United Kingdom, there are no panel data on consumers'Expand
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Saving and Liquidity Constraints
This paper is concerned with the theory of saving when consumers are not permitted to borrow, and with the ability of such a theory to account for some of the stylized facts of saving behavior. WhenExpand
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Guidelines for Constructing Consumption Aggregates for Welfare Analysis
An analyst using household survey data to construct a welfare metric is often confronted with onfronted with An analyst using household survey data to construct a welfare metric is often confrontedExpand
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Income, health, and well-being around the world: evidence from the Gallup World Poll.
  • A. Deaton
  • Political Science, Medicine
  • The journal of economic perspectives : a journal…
  • 1 April 2008
During 2006, the Gallup Organization conducted a World Poll that used an identical questionnaire for national samples of adults from 132 countries. I analyze the data on life satisfaction (happiness)Expand
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Health, Inequality, and Economic Development
I explore the connection between income inequality and health in both poor and rich countries. I discuss a range of mechanisms, including nonlinear income effects, credit restrictions, nutritionalExpand
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High income improves evaluation of life but not emotional well-being
  • D. Kahneman, A. Deaton
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences
  • 7 September 2010
Recent research has begun to distinguish two aspects of subjective well-being. Emotional well-being refers to the emotional quality of an individual's everyday experience—the frequency and intensityExpand
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The analysis of household surveys
Two decades after its original publication, The Analysis of Household Surveys is reissued with a new preface by its author, Sir Angus Deaton, recipient of the 2015 Nobel Prize in Economic Sciences.Expand
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Rising morbidity and mortality in midlife among white non-Hispanic Americans in the 21st century
  • A. Case, A. Deaton
  • Medicine
  • Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences
  • 2 November 2015
Significance Midlife increases in suicides and drug poisonings have been previously noted. However, that these upward trends were persistent and large enough to drive up all-cause midlife mortalityExpand
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