Marriage, bereavement and mortality: the role of health care utilization.

Abstract

There is ample evidence that bereavement is associated with heightened mortality. Regardless of whether this strong association is truly causal, little is known about the factors contributing to it. This study begins to unpack the black box of the bereavement-mortality puzzle by investigating the extent to which heath behaviors and health care utilization… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jhealeco.2012.10.010

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