[Eugene Volokh] "Covid-19 Cuts U.S. Life Expectancy by a Year in First Half of 2020, Biggest Drop Since WWII": What Exactly Does That Mean?
The headline is from NBC News, and the underlying CDC report (which has also been covered by other outlets) is here. But I'm not sure just what this means. Under 0.2% of the U.S. population has died of COVID, even through all of 2020 and early 2021. If the average years of life lost as…
Published:2/20/2021 6:25:27 PM