The Effect of the Economic Collapse in Iceland on the Probability of Cardiovascular Events
Kristín H. Birgisdóttir, Arna Hauksdóttir, Christopher J. Ruhm, Unnur Anna Valdimarsdóttir, Tinna Laufey Ásgeirsdóttir
NBER Working Paper No. 25301
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We express our gratitude to Statistics Iceland, the Directorate of labor, the Directorate of Health, and Landspitali University Hospital for provision of the data used in this study. Furthermore, the authors would like to thank Jóhanna Gunnlaugsdóttir at The Icelandic Heart Association for being a source of helpful advice. Financial support from the Icelandic Research Fund (IRF grant number 130611-052) and The University of Iceland Eimskip Fund is gratefully acknowledged. The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.