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Economic inequality can help predict Covid-19 deaths in the US

Clarke, Harold and Whiteley, Paul (2020) Economic inequality can help predict Covid-19 deaths in the US. USApp – American Politics and Policy Blog (06 May 2020). Blog Entry.

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COVID-19 has not affected everywhere in the US equally, there are significant disparities in Covid-related illnesses between the states. In new research which analyses the relationship between COVID-19 and economic, social and demographic factors, Harold Clarke and Paul Whiteley find that those states with greater income inequality are more likely to see coronavirus cases and related deaths.

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Additional Information: © 2020 The Authors
Divisions: LSE
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology
R Medicine > RA Public aspects of medicine > RA0421 Public health. Hygiene. Preventive Medicine
H Social Sciences > HB Economic Theory
Date Deposited: 15 Jun 2020 15:21
Last Modified: 15 Sep 2023 10:33

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