Did the 2008-2009 Food and Financial Crises Affect Child Mortality? The Case of Sub-Saharan Africa

We estimate an aggregate model of child mortality on a panel of 40 African countries over the period 1995-2007. This model is then used to assess the impact of the 2008-2009 food and financial crises on child mortality, by comparing the number of child deaths computed under a "business-as-usual...

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Volume: 41
Main Author: Cornia, Giovanni Andrea
Rosignoli, Stefano
Tiberti, Luca
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: Routledge 01.12.2013
published in: Oxford development studies Vol. 41; no. 4; pp. 476 - 492
Data of publication: 12/1/2013
ISSN: 1360-0818
1469-9966
EISSN: 1469-9966
Discipline: Economics
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: CrossRef
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