ANGUS S DEATON

Summary

Affiliation: Princeton University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Commentary: The convoluted story of international studies of inequality and health
    Angus Deaton
    Center for Health and Wellbeing, Woodrow Wilson School, Princeton University, NJ 08544, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 31:546-9. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Mortality, inequality and race in American cities and states
    Angus Deaton
    Center for Health and Wellbeing, 347 Wallace Hall, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
    Soc Sci Med 56:1139-53. 2003
  3. pmc Height, health, and development
    Angus Deaton
    Woodrow Wilson School and Economics Department, 328 Wallace Hall, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 104:13232-7. 2007
  4. pmc Life at the top: the benefits of height
    Angus Deaton
    Princeton University, 328 Wallace Hall, Princeton, NJ 08544, United States
    Econ Hum Biol 7:133-6. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Policy implications of the gradient of health and wealth
    Angus Deaton
    Woodrow Wilson School and Department of Economics, Princeton University, NJ, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 21:13-30. 2002
  6. pmc High income improves evaluation of life but not emotional well-being
    Daniel Kahneman
    Center for Health and Well Being, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107:16489-93. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Income inequality and mortality in U.S. cities: Weighing the evidence. A response to Ash
    Angus Deaton
    Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, Research Program in Development Studies, Princeton University, 339 Wallace Hall, Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
    Soc Sci Med 68:1914-7. 2009

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. ncbi request reprint Commentary: The convoluted story of international studies of inequality and health
    Angus Deaton
    Center for Health and Wellbeing, Woodrow Wilson School, Princeton University, NJ 08544, USA
    Int J Epidemiol 31:546-9. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Mortality, inequality and race in American cities and states
    Angus Deaton
    Center for Health and Wellbeing, 347 Wallace Hall, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
    Soc Sci Med 56:1139-53. 2003
    ....
  3. pmc Height, health, and development
    Angus Deaton
    Woodrow Wilson School and Economics Department, 328 Wallace Hall, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 104:13232-7. 2007
    ..The relationship between population heights and income is inconsistent and unreliable, as is the relationship between income and health more generally...
  4. pmc Life at the top: the benefits of height
    Angus Deaton
    Princeton University, 328 Wallace Hall, Princeton, NJ 08544, United States
    Econ Hum Biol 7:133-6. 2009
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Policy implications of the gradient of health and wealth
    Angus Deaton
    Woodrow Wilson School and Department of Economics, Princeton University, NJ, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 21:13-30. 2002
    ..I argue that the existence of the gradient strengthens the case for income redistribution in favor of the poor but that targeting health inequalities would not be sound policy...
  6. pmc High income improves evaluation of life but not emotional well-being
    Daniel Kahneman
    Center for Health and Well Being, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107:16489-93. 2010
    ..We conclude that high income buys life satisfaction but not happiness, and that low income is associated both with low life evaluation and low emotional well-being...
  7. doi request reprint Income inequality and mortality in U.S. cities: Weighing the evidence. A response to Ash
    Angus Deaton
    Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, Research Program in Development Studies, Princeton University, 339 Wallace Hall, Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
    Soc Sci Med 68:1914-7. 2009
    ..Conditional on fraction black, there is no evidence for an effect of income inequality on mortality...

Research Grants7

  1. POVERTY, INEQUALITY AND HEALTH IN ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
    Angus Deaton; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..We also propose theoretical and empirical work on the effects of differences in life-expectancy on saving, both within and across countries. ..
  2. POVERTY, INEQUALITY AND HEALTH IN ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT
    Angus Deaton; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..We also propose theoretical and empirical work on the effects of differences in life-expectancy on saving, both within and across countries. ..