Study Indicates Earned Income Tax Credit Can Support Health

A new study by researchers at Columbia University’s Mailman School of Public Health reports that the Earned Income Tax Credit program is not only good for people’s pocketbooks, but also for their health. Findings showed that the program is much more cost-effective than many health interventions and has the added benefit of reversing mortality trends among low-income Americans in some states that have been experiencing increases in mortality in recent years.

Learn more about the study and its implications for health…

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2017-03-20T16:23:40+00:00November 14th, 2016|