Health, Enterprise, and Labor Complementarity in the Household

We study the role of household enterprise as a coping mechanism after health shocks. Using variation in the cost of traveling to formal sector health facilities to predict recovery from acute illness in Tanzania, we show that individuals with prolonged illness switch from farm labor to enterprise ac...

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Volume: 126
Main Author: Adhvaryu, Achyuta
Nyshadham, Anant
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: AMSTERDAM Elsevier B.V 01.05.2017
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Elsevier Science Publishers
published in: Journal of development economics Vol. 126; pp. 91 - 111
Data of publication: May 2017
ISSN: 0304-3878
1872-6089
EISSN: 1872-6089
Discipline: Economics
Subjects:
L26
O12
J22
I15
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: Web of Knowledge
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