The causal effect of breastfeeding on children's cognitive development: A quasi-experimental design
AbstractTo estimate the causal effect of breastfeeding on children's cognitive skills as measured at ages 3, 5, 7 and 11.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by Geary Institute, University College Dublin in its series Working Papers with number 201020.
Length: 23 pages
Date of creation: 03 Mar 2010
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- Kevin Denny & Orla Doyle, 2010. "The causal effect of breastfeeding on children’s cognitive development: A quasi-experimental design," Working Papers 201005, School Of Economics, University College Dublin.
- NEP-ALL-2010-04-04 (All new papers)
- NEP-CBE-2010-04-04 (Cognitive & Behavioural Economics)
- NEP-NEU-2010-04-04 (Neuroeconomics)
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