Suicide and suicidal attempts in the United States: Costs and policy implications

Date: 2015
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Type:  Article/Chapter
Author:  Shepard, D. S., Gurewich, D., Lwin, A. K., Reed, G. A., & Silverman, M. M.
Publisher:  Wiley Periodicals, Inc.

This article summarizes data on the economic costs of suicide and suicidal attempts as well as the policy recommendations based upon these costs.