Bibliographical noteFunding Information:
Financial support was provided by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Health & Society Scholars program and from a National Institute of Child Health and Human Development Grant No. R24HD041023, to the Minnesota Population Center at the University of Minnesota. I am grateful to seminar participants at the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Health & Society Scholars 2014 annual meeting, Minnesota Population Center Friday Workshop, Center for Studies in Demography and Ecology at the University of Washington, and Demography Brown Bag at UC Berkley. I would like to thank Alan Barreca for sharing Stata code related to the NCHS Multiple Cause of Death Files. I would also like to thank Jason Kerwin, Caroline Krafft, Marina Gorsuch, Ragui Assaad, Rob Warren, Evan Roberts, Nicole Basta, Jon Zelner, Jonas Helgertz, and Justene Hill for their helpful comments on earlier versions of this paper. Finally, I would like to thank the three anonymous reviewers and for their critical and thoughtful comments.