Household Shocks and Education Investments in Madagascar

This paper investigates the impact of exogenous shocks to household income, assets and labour supply on children's school attendance in Madagascar. The analysis uses a unique data set with 10 years of recall data on school attendance and household shocks. We find that the probability of a child...

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Volume: 78
Main Author: Glick, Peter J
Sahn, David E
Walker, Thomas F
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: HOBOKEN WILEY 01.12.2016
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published in: Oxford bulletin of economics and statistics Vol. 78; no. 6; pp. 792 - 813
Data of publication: December 2016
ISSN: 0305-9049
1468-0084
EISSN: 1468-0084
Discipline: Economics
Statistics
Mathematics
Bibliography: We would like to acknowledge the useful comments of George Jakubson and two anonymous reviewers. This document is an output from a project funded by the UK Department for International Development (DFID) and the Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) for the benefit of developing countries. The views expressed are not necessarily those of DFID or IZA.
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