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Microcredit, Family Planning Programs, and Contraceptive Behavior: Evidence From a Field Experiment in Ethiopia

  • Jaikishan Desai

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  • Alessandro Tarozzi

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Article provided by Springer & Population Association of America (PAA) in its journal Demography.

Volume (Year): 48 (2011)
Issue (Month): 2 (May)
Pages: 749-782

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Handle: RePEc:spr:demogr:v:48:y:2011:i:2:p:749-782
DOI: 10.1007/s13524-011-0029-0
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