Longevity Expectations and Death: Can People Predict Their Own Demise?
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- V. Kerry Smith & Donald H. Taylor & Frank A. Sloan, 2001. "Longevity Expectations and Death: Can People Predict Their Own Demise?," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 91(4), pages 1126-1134, September.
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- I12 - Health, Education, and Welfare - - Health - - - Health Behavior
- J14 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Demographic Economics - - - Economics of the Elderly; Economics of the Handicapped; Non-Labor Market Discrimination
- D80 - Microeconomics - - Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainty - - - General
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- NEP-ALL-2000-10-05 (All new papers)
- NEP-FIN-2000-10-05 (Finance)
- NEP-HEA-2000-10-05 (Health Economics)
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