Take-up of Free School Meals: Price Effects and Peer Effects

29% of the 1.4 million eligible children do not participate in the UK's Free School Meals programme. Like other welfare benefits, take-up of free school meals is affected by stigma and lack of information. This paper uses a fixed-effect instrumental variables strategy to evaluate the role of pe...

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Volume: 82
Main Author: Angus Holford
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: HOBOKEN Blackwell Publishing 01.10.2015
WILEY-BLACKWELL
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published in: Economica (London) Vol. 82; no. 328; pp. 976 - 993
ORCID: 0000-0003-2019-4845
Data of publication: 20151001
ISSN: 0013-0427
1468-0335
EISSN: 1468-0335
Discipline: Economics
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Database: Social Sciences Citation Index
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