The Effect of Public Health Expenditure on Infant Mortality: Evidence from a Panel of Indian States, 1983-1984 to 2011-2012

Using a panel data set of Indian states between 1983-1984 and 2011-2012, this paper studies the impact of public health expenditure on the infant mortality rate (IMR), after controlling for other relevant covariates like political competition, per capita income, female literacy, and urbanisation. We...

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Volume: 53
Main Author: Barenberg, Andrew J
Basu, Deepankar
Soylu, Ceren
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: ABINGDON Routledge 03.10.2017
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published in: The Journal of development studies Vol. 53; no. 10; pp. 1765 - 1784
Data of publication: 10/3/2017
ISSN: 0022-0388
1743-9140
EISSN: 1743-9140
Discipline: Economics
Political Science
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Database: Web of Knowledge
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