Social Policy Expenditures and Life Expectancy in High-Income Countries.

@article{Reynolds2018SocialPE,
  title={Social Policy Expenditures and Life Expectancy in High-Income Countries.},
  author={Megan M Reynolds and Mauricio Avendano},
  journal={American journal of preventive medicine},
  year={2018},
  volume={54 1},
  pages={
          72-79
        }
}
INTRODUCTION The U.S. spends more than any other country on health care, yet Americans have lower life expectancy than people in most industrialized countries. Recent studies suggest that lower expenditures on social policies in the U.S. may contribute to less-favorable trends in life expectancy. This study tests the hypothesis that greater social spending… CONTINUE READING