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Why is life expectancy falling faster for adults without a BA?

Posted on AllSides October 13th, 2023
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In previous work, Anne Case and Angus Deaton of Princeton described a disturbing trend, the now-widely recognized rise in “deaths of despair” – suicides, drug overdoses, and alcohol-related liver disease – since the mid-1990s. For a time, this phenomenon was hidden in overall mortality figures because of improvements in treating heart disease, but that progress stalled around 2010 for those without a bachelor’s degree.

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https://www.brookings.edu/articles/why-is-life-expectancy-falling-faster-for-adults-without-a-ba/

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