Author(s)/Creator(s)

Jennifer Karas MontezFollow

Funder(s)

Carnegie Corporation of New York, National Institute on Aging of the National Institutes of Health

Description/Abstract

Conservative state policies are killing Americans. U.S. life expectancy gains since 2010 would be 25% greater for women & 13% greater for men if state policies hadn’t become more conservative.

Document Type

Research Brief

Keywords

state policy, conservative, life expectancy

Disciplines

American Politics | Family, Life Course, and Society | Policy Design, Analysis, and Evaluation

Date

8-4-2020

Acknowledgements

Coauthors of the published study include, in alphabetical order: Jason Beckfield, Julene Kemp Cooney, Jacob M. Grumbach, Mark D. Hayward, Huseyin Zeyd Koytak, Steven H. Woolf, and Anna Zajacova. The author of this research brief thanks Dr. Shannon Monnat for editorial feedback on an earlier draft.

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