Author ' s personal copy Inequality , race , and mortality in U . S . cities : A political and econometric review of Deaton and Lubotsky

@inproceedings{Ash2009AuthorS,
  title={Author ' s personal copy Inequality , race , and mortality in U . S . cities : A political and econometric review of Deaton and Lubotsky},
  author={Michael Ash and D. E. Robinson},
  year={2009}
}
Our replication of Deaton and Lubotsky’s [(2003). Mortality, inequality and race in American cities and states. Social Science & Medicine, 56.] study ‘‘Mortality, Inequality and Race in American Cities and States’’ identifies a coding error in the econometric analysis in the original paper. Correcting the error changes the basic results of the paper with respect to inequality and mortality in a relevant and substantive way. We also propose an alternative interpretation of the other main result… CONTINUE READING

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