This article received helpful comments from Olivier Deschenes and improved as a result of suggestions by an editor of this Journal, J.-S. Pischke, as well as two anonymous referees. The article is dedicated to the memory of Philip Babcock. He was always there to provide me support and was a great friend.
Firearm Background Checks and Suicide
Version of Record online: 7 JAN 2013
© 2013 The Author(s). The Economic Journal © 2013 Royal Economic Society
The Economic Journal
Volume 123, Issue 573, pages 1085–1099, December 2013
How to Cite
Lang, M. (2013), Firearm Background Checks and Suicide. The Economic Journal, 123: 1085–1099. doi: 10.1111/ecoj.12007
- Issue online: 13 DEC 2013
- Version of Record online: 7 JAN 2013
- Accepted manuscript online: 6 OCT 2012 12:00AM EST
- Manuscript Accepted: 28 AUG 2012
- Manuscript Received: 18 FEB 2012
Appendix A1. The Change in the Fraction of Households with a Firearm.
Appendix A2. The Change in Suicide Rates, Kentucky Outlier Dummy Included.
Appendix A3. The Change in Suicide Rates, Simultaneous Lags.
Appendix A4. The Change in Suicide Rates, State-Specific Time Trend.
Appendix A5. The Change in Youth Suicide Rates.
Appendix B. Data.
Please note: Wiley Blackwell is not responsible for the content or functionality of any supporting information supplied by the authors. Any queries (other than missing content) should be directed to the corresponding author for the article.