Publications

2016
Deaton, A, and A Stone. 2016. “Understanding Context Effects for a Measure of Life Evaluation: How Responses Matter.” Oxford Economic Papers . Publisher's Version
Deaton, Angus. 2016. “Measuring and Understanding Behavior, Welfare, and Poverty.” American Economic Review 106 (6): 1221-1243.
Deaton, A. 2016. “On Death and Money: History, Facts and Explanations.” Jama 315 (16): 1703-1705.
2015
Aghion, P, U Akcigit, A Deaton, and A Roulet. 2015. “Creative Destruction and Subjective Well-Being”.
Case, Anne, and Angus Deaton. 2015. “Rising Morbidity and Mortality in Midlife Among White Non-Hispanic Americans in the 21St Century.” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 1-6. Download paper
Deaton, Angus. 2015. “On Tyrannical Experts and Expert Tyrants.” The Review of Austrian Economics 28 (4): 407-412.
Case, A, and A Deaton. 2015. “Suicide, Age, and Wellbeing: An Empirical Investigation.” Nber Working Paper , no. 21279.
Deaton, A, and R Tortora. 2015. “People in Sub-Saharan Africa Rate Their Health and Health Care Among the Lowest in the World.” Health Affairs 34 (3): 1-9.
2014
Steptoe, Andrew, Angus Deaton, and Arthur A Stone. 2014. “Subjective Wellbeing, Health, and Ageing.” The Lancet 385 (9968): 640-648.
Deaton, A, and A Stone. 2014. “Grandpa and the Snapper: The Wellbeing of the Elderly Who Live with Children.” In Discoveries in the Economics of Aging . Chicago: University of Chicago Press.
Deaton, A, and B Aten. 2014. “Trying to Understand the Ppps in Icp 2011: Why Are the Results so Different?.” Nber Working Paper No. 20244 (Revised March 2015).
Deaton, A, and A Stone. 2014. “Evaluative and Hedonic Wellbeing Among Those with and Without Children at Home.” Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America 111 (4): 1328-1333.
2013
Deaton, A, and A Stone. 2013. “Do Context Effects Limit the Usefulness of Self-Reported Wellbeing Measures?.” Research Program in Development Studies Working Paper #288.
Deaton, A. 2013. “Reshaping the World: The 2005 Round of the International Comparison Program.” In Measuring the Size of the World Economy: The Framework, Methodology, and Results from the International Comparison Program . Washington, DC: World Bank.
Coffey, D, A Deaton, J Dréze, D Spears, and A Tarozzi. 2013. “Stunting Among Children: Facts and Implications.” Economic and Political Weekly 48 (34): 68-70.
Deaton, A, and A Stone. 2013. “Two Happiness Puzzles.” American Economic Review: Papers & Proceedings 103 (3): 591-597.
Deaton, A. 2013. “What Does the Empirical Evidence Tell Us About the Injustice of Health Inequalities?.” In Inequalities in Health: Concepts, Measures and Ethics (Nir Eyal, Samia Hurst, Ole Frithof Norheim, and Daniel Wikler, Editors) . Oxford, UK : Oxford University Press.
The Great Escape: health, wealth, and the origins of inequality
Deaton, A. 2013. The Great Escape: Health, Wealth, and the Origins of Inequality. Princeton: Princeton University Press. Available at Amazon
2012
Deaton, A. 2012. “The Financial Crisis and the Well-Being of America.” In Investigations in the Economics of Aging . Chicago, IL : University of Chicago Press.
Deaton, A. 2012. “The Financial Crisis and the Well-Being of Americans.” Oxford Economic Papers 64 (1): 1-26.