Do Teenagers Respond to HIV Risk Information? Evidence from a Field Experiment in Kenya

@inproceedings{Dupas2009DoTR,
  title={Do Teenagers Respond to HIV Risk Information? Evidence from a Field Experiment in Kenya},
  author={Pascaline Dupas},
  year={2009}
}
Nearly 2 million people become infected with HIV/AIDS every year in subSaharan Africa, the great majority of them through sex, and a quarter of them before the age of 25. AIDS is incurable and no successful HIV vaccine has been developed yet. Thus, ensuring the adoption of safer sexual behavior among youths remains critical to combating the disease. Now that the great majority of children in Africa acquire at least some primary education, some have argued that primary schools offer a unique… CONTINUE READING

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