Financial crisis , health outcomes and ageing : Mexico in the 1980 s and 1990 s

@inproceedings{Cutler2002FinancialC,
  title={Financial crisis , health outcomes and ageing : Mexico in the 1980 s and 1990 s},
  author={David M. Cutler and Felicia Knaul and Rafael Lozano and Oscar M{\'e}ndez and B Zurita},
  year={2002}
}
We study the impact of economic crisis on health in Mexico. There have been four wide-scale economic crises in Mexico in the past two decades, the most recent in 1995–96. We find that mortality rates for the very young and the elderly increase or decline less rapidly in crisis years as compared with non-crisis years. In the 1995–96 crisis, mortality rates… CONTINUE READING