The data are troubling. Stirling says excess deaths on 15-to-45-year-olds are running at greater than 20 percent rates in 2023 — excess deaths are not slowing down.
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Mark Skidmore is Professor of Economics at Michigan State University where he holds the Morris Chair in State and Local Government Finance and Policy. His research focuses on topics in public finance, regional economics, and the economics of natural disasters. Mark created the Lighthouse Economics website and blog to share economic research and information relevant for navigating tumultuous times. View more posts