A suicidal Kuznets curve?

Antonakakis, N. and Collins, A. ORCID: 0000-0001-9805-9091, 2018. A suicidal Kuznets curve? Economics Letters, 166, pp. 90-93. ISSN 0165-1765

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Abstract

Suicide rates from a global sample of 73 countries over the period 1990-2010 are empirically explored. We find evidence of an ‘N-shaped’ suicidal Kuznets curve between per capita income and suicide rates in the male population of 25-34, 34-54 and 55-74 age groups and the female population of the 55-74 age group. These results remain firm to several robustness checks.

Item Type: Journal article
Publication Title: Economics Letters
Creators: Antonakakis, N. and Collins, A.
Publisher: Elsevier
Date: May 2018
Volume: 166
ISSN: 0165-1765
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10.1016/j.econlet.2011.12.014DOI
Divisions: Schools > Nottingham Business School
Depositing User: Jonathan Gallacher
Date Added: 20 Feb 2018 15:53
Last Modified: 02 May 2018 13:51
URI: http://irep.ntu.ac.uk/id/eprint/32761

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