The Effect of Education on Health Behaviors and Obesity in Turkey: Instrumental Variable Estimates from a Developing Country

This study investigates the causal effect of education on health behaviors and obesity in Turkey, which is a middle-income developing country. Health Surveys of the Turkish Statistical Institute for the years 2008, 2010 and 2012 are used. The health behaviors considered are smoking, alcohol consumpt...

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Volume: 31
Main Author: Tansel, Aysit
Karaoglan, Deniz
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: BASINGSTOKE PALGRAVE MACMILLAN LTD 01.12.2019
published in: European journal of development research Vol. 31; no. 5; pp. 1416 - 1448
ORCID: 0000-0002-8000-8613
Data of publication: 2019-12-01
ISSN: 0957-8811
1743-9728
EISSN: 1743-9728
Discipline: Economics
Subjects:
I10
I12
I19
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: Social Sciences Citation Index
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