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Basic health care provision and under-5 mortality: A Cross-National study of developing Countries

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  • McGuire, James W.
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal World Development.

    Volume (Year): 34 (2006)
    Issue (Month): 3 (March)
    Pages: 405-425

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:wdevel:v:34:y:2006:i:3:p:405-425

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    1. World Bank, 2008. "Haiti : Public Expenditure Management and Financial Accountability Review," World Bank Publications, The World Bank, number 6469, March.
    2. Olena Y. Nizalova & Maria Vyshnya, 2010. "Evaluation of the impact of the Mother and Infant Health Project in Ukraine," Health Economics, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 19(S1), pages 107-125, September.
    3. Pamela Coke Hamilton & Yvonne Tsikata & Emmanuel Pinto Moreira, 2009. "Accelerating Trade and Integration in the Caribbean : Policy Options for Sustained Growth, Job Creation, and Poverty Reduction," World Bank Publications, The World Bank, number 2652, March.
    4. Yusuke Kamiya, 2010. "Determinants of Health in Developing Countries:Cross-Country Evidence," OSIPP Discussion Paper 10E009, Osaka School of International Public Policy, Osaka University.

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