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The Humanitarian Crisis of Deaths of Despair

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Last April, Princeton University economists and married partners Anne Case and  Sir Angus Deaton delivered the Tanner Lectures on Human Values at Stanford University. The title of their talks, “Deaths of Despair and the Future of Capitalism,” is also the provisional name of their forthcoming book, to be published in 2020. The couple’s research has focused on disturbing mortality data for […]

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