Early Childbearing, School Attainment, and Cognitive Skills: Evidence From Madagascar

Female secondary school attendance has recently increased in sub-Saharan Africa, and so has the risk of becoming pregnant while attending school. We analyze the impact of teenage pregnancy on young women’s human capital using longitudinal data in Madagascar that capture the transition from adolescen...

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Volume: 55
Main Author: Herrera Almanza, Catalina
Sahn, David E
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: New York Springer US 01.04.2018
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published in: Demography Vol. 55; no. 2; pp. 643 - 668
Data of publication: 20180400
ISSN: 0070-3370
1533-7790
EISSN: 1533-7790
Discipline: Economics
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Database: Social Sciences Citation Index
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