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  • A single percent reduction in mortality from cancer or heart disease would be worth nearly $500 billion to current and future Americans...

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Murphy, Kevin M. and Robert H. Topel. "The Value Of Health And Longevity," Journal of Political Economy, 2006, v114 (No. 5, Oct), 871-904. citation courtesy of

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