Another look at the costs and benefits of government expenditures for family planning programs.


"The Costs and Benefits of Government Expenditures for Family Planning Programs" by Mary Chamie and Stanley K. Henshaw in an earlier issue of "Family Planning Perspectives" is discussed. Several flaws in the Chamie-Henshaw analysis are pointed out; and some aspects of research on which their analysis was based are re-examined. Chamie and Henshaw used the… (More)