About This Event

The Washington Center for Equitable Growth hosted Janet Currie, the Henry Putnam Professor of Economics and Public Affairs at Princeton University and Director of Princeton’s Center for Health and Wellbeing, as well as an Equitable Growth Steering Committee member, for a seminar on Thursday, March 15. Currie presented a cross-country comparison of the disparities in mortality rates, as well as evolving trends among different sub-populations in the United States, Canada, and France.

This event was be the latest installment of our monthly academic seminar series, which aims to elevate important new research on issues related to whether and how economic inequality impacts economic growth. It was hosted at our offices in Washington, DC.

For questions, please contact Nisha Chikhale at nchikhale@equitablegrowth.org.