The effect of public health expenditure on infant mortality

evidence from a panel of Indian states, 1983-84 to 2011-12

Using a panel data set of Indian states between 1983-84 and 2011-12, this paper studies the impact of public health expenditure on the infant mortality rate (IMR), after controlling for other relevant covariates like per capita income, female literacy, and urbanization. We find that public expenditu...

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Main Author: Barenberg, Andrew J
Format: Paper
Language: English
Place of publication: Amherst Department of Economics, University of Massachusetts 2015
Data of publication: 2015
Series: Working paper
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Database: ECONIS
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