Association Between Income Inequality, County-Level COVID-19 Cases, Deaths in US

JAMA Network Open

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What The Study Did: The findings of this study suggest an association between county-level income inequality and COVID-19 cases and deaths.

Authors: Michelle C. Odden, Ph.D., of Stanford University in Stanford, California, is the corresponding author.

 

(doi:10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2021.8799)

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