Inequalities in life expectancy
AbstractBroad differences in life expectancy are observed across countries and socio-demographic groups. This paper reviews the evidence for Italy on the level and development of these inequalities and discusses the strength and possible determinants of the relationship between life expectancy and education.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by Bank of Italy, Economic Research and International Relations Area in its series Questioni di Economia e Finanza (Occasional Papers) with number 118.
Date of creation: Feb 2012
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llife expectancy; causes of death; education;
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- I0 - Health, Education, and Welfare - - General
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- J1 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Demographic Economics
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