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When Should Governments Subsidize Health? The Case of Mass Deworming

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  • Amrita Ahuja
  • Sarah Baird

    () (George Washington University)

  • Joan Hamory Hicks

    (University of California, Berkeley)

  • Michael Kremer

    (Harvard University)

  • Edward Miguel

    (University of California, Berkeley)

  • Shawn Powers

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  • Amrita Ahuja & Sarah Baird & Joan Hamory Hicks & Michael Kremer & Edward Miguel & Shawn Powers, 2014. "When Should Governments Subsidize Health? The Case of Mass Deworming," Working Papers 2014-22, The George Washington University, Institute for International Economic Policy.
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    1. Donald A P Bundy & Michael Kremer & Hoyt Bleakley & Matthew C H Jukes & Edward Miguel, 2009. "Deworming and Development: Asking the Right Questions, Asking the Questions Right," PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases, Public Library of Science, vol. 3(1), pages 1-3, January.
    2. Owen Ozier, 2018. "Exploiting Externalities to Estimate the Long-Term Effects of Early Childhood Deworming," American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, American Economic Association, vol. 10(3), pages 235-262, July.
    3. Mark M. Pitt & Mark R. Rosenzweig & Mohammad Nazmul Hassan, 2012. "Human Capital Investment and the Gender Division of Labor in a Brawn-Based Economy," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 102(7), pages 3531-3560, December.
    4. Hoyt Bleakley, 2010. "Health, Human Capital, and Development," Annual Review of Economics, Annual Reviews, vol. 2(1), pages 283-310, September.
    5. Bleakley, Hoyt & Miguel, Edward & Kremer, Michael R. & Jukes, Matthew & Bundy, Donald A. P., 2009. "Deworming and Development: Asking the Right Questions, Asking the Questions Right," Scholarly Articles 4460861, Harvard University Department of Economics.
    6. Edward Miguel & Michael Kremer, 2004. "Worms: Identifying Impacts on Education and Health in the Presence of Treatment Externalities," Econometrica, Econometric Society, vol. 72(1), pages 159-217, January.
    7. Mark V. Pauly & Thomas G. Mcguire & Pedro P. Barros (ed.), 2011. "Handbook of Health Economics," Handbook of Health Economics, Elsevier, volume 2, number 2, 00.
    8. Hoyt Bleakley, 2007. "Disease and Development: Evidence from Hookworm Eradication in the American South," The Quarterly Journal of Economics, Oxford University Press, vol. 122(1), pages 73-117.
    9. David Laibson, 1997. "Golden Eggs and Hyperbolic Discounting," The Quarterly Journal of Economics, Oxford University Press, vol. 112(2), pages 443-478.
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