Determinants of child morbidity in Latin America: a pooled analysis of interactions between parental education and economic status.

@article{Hatt2006DeterminantsOC,
  title={Determinants of child morbidity in Latin America: a pooled analysis of interactions between parental education and economic status.},
  author={Laurel E. Hatt and Hugh Richard Waters},
  journal={Social science & medicine},
  year={2006},
  volume={62 2},
  pages={375-86}
}
Diarrhea and respiratory infections account for more than two-fifths of all deaths among children under five. Parental education and economic status are well-known risk factors for child morbidity, but little is known about whether education and economic status operate synergistically or independently to influence children's health. Confirming the presence and direction of such interactions is important to better target education and development policies. Our objective is to test for… CONTINUE READING