Family Planning as an Investment in Development: Evaluation of a Program's Consequences in Matlab, Bangladesh
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- Joshi, Shareen & Schultz, T. Paul, 2007. "Family Planning as an Investment in Development: Evaluation of a Program’s Consequences in Matlab, Bangladesh," IZA Discussion Papers 2639, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).
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KeywordsFertility; Family Planning; Gender and Development; Program Evaluation; Bangladesh;
- O12 - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth - - Economic Development - - - Microeconomic Analyses of Economic Development
- J13 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Demographic Economics - - - Fertility; Family Planning; Child Care; Children; Youth
- I12 - Health, Education, and Welfare - - Health - - - Health Behavior
- J16 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Demographic Economics - - - Economics of Gender; Non-labor Discrimination
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- NEP-CWA-2007-02-17 (Central & Western Asia)
- NEP-DEV-2007-02-17 (Development)
- NEP-LTV-2007-02-17 (Unemployment, Inequality & Poverty)
- NEP-PPM-2007-02-17 (Project, Program & Portfolio Management)
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