Does work impede child's learning? The case of Senegal

This paper assesses the impact of labor performed during childhood on cognitive achievement of teenagers, measured by tests. Introduction of community fixed effects and use of multiple tests taken at the entry of primary school allows to control for unobserved heterogeneity and mea- surement error i...

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Main Author: Dumas, Christelle
Format: Paper
Language: English
Place of publication: 2008
Related: THEMA (THéorie Economique, Modélisation et Applications), Université de Cergy-Pontoise
Data of publication: 2008
Series: THEMA Working Papers
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Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: RePEc IDEAS
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