Women's Status and Children's Food Security in Pakistan
AbstractThis study examines the role of women's intra-household status relative to men in children's food security in Pakistan. Data from the 1991 Pakistan Integrated Household Survey (PIHS) yield a measure of evidence of a positive relation between women's intra-household status and children's food security.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) in its series Working Paper Series with number DP2006/03.
Length: 16 pages
Date of creation: 2006
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Pakistan; women; children; food security; anthropometric;
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