Endowments and Investment within the Household: Evidence from Iodine Supplementation in Tanzania

Standard theories of resource allocation within the household posit that parents’ investments in their children reflect a combination of children’s endowments and parents’ preferences for child quality. We study how changes in children’s cognitive endowments affect the distribution of parental inves...

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Main Author: Nyshadham, Anant
Adhvaryu, Achyuta R
Format: Paper
Language: English
Place of publication: 01.06.2011
Related: Economic Growth Center, Yale University
Data of publication: 2011/06
Series: Working Papers
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: RePEc IDEAS
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