Anne Case quoted in Washington Post on declining U.S. life expectancy

Thursday, Dec 8, 2016
by Center for Health & Wellbeing

A recent Washington Post article highlights new data released by the National Center for Health Statistics, showing that the life expectancy for Americans declined in 2015, the first decline in American life expectancy since 1993.  The article cites research by Anne Case and Angus Deaton on trends in mortality rates among middle-aged white Americans, and quotes Case on these new developments.

Read the article.