Cash transfers and anemia among women of reproductive age
AbstractIron deficiency anemia is the most prevalent nutritional deficiency in the world, affecting more than 2 billion people in developing countries. We show that a modest cash transfer substantially reduced anemia among women of reproductive age in rural Ecuador.
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Volume (Year): 117 (2012)
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Cash transfers; Anemia; Health status;
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- Norbert Schady, 2012. "Cash Transfers and Anemia Among Women of Reproductive Age," IDB Publications 75718, Inter-American Development Bank.
- I1 - Health, Education, and Welfare - - Health
- I3 - Health, Education, and Welfare - - Welfare, Well-Being, and Poverty
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