ANGUS S DEATON
Affiliation: Princeton University
- People in sub-saharan Africa rate their health and health care among the lowest in the worldANGUS S DEATON
Angus S Deaton is the Dwight D Eisenhower Professor of International Affairs and a professor of economics and international affairs at the Woodrow Wilson School, Princeton University, in New Jersey
Health Aff (Millwood) 34:519-27. 2015..Even so, sub-Saharan Africans do not prioritize health care as a matter of policy, although donors are increasingly shifting their aid efforts in the region toward health. ..
- Commentary: The convoluted story of international studies of inequality and healthAngus Deaton
Center for Health and Wellbeing, Woodrow Wilson School, Princeton University, NJ 08544, USA
Int J Epidemiol 31:546-9. 2002
- Mortality, inequality and race in American cities and statesAngus Deaton
Center for Health and Wellbeing, 347 Wallace Hall, Princeton University, Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
Soc Sci Med 56:1139-53. 2003....
- Height, health, and developmentAngus 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...
- Life at the top: the benefits of heightAngus Deaton
Princeton University, 328 Wallace Hall, Princeton, NJ 08544, United States
Econ Hum Biol 7:133-6. 2009....
- Policy implications of the gradient of health and wealthAngus 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...
- High income improves evaluation of life but not emotional well-beingDaniel 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...
- Income inequality and mortality in U.S. cities: Weighing the evidence. A response to AshAngus 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...
- POVERTY, INEQUALITY AND HEALTH IN ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENTAngus 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. ..