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}
}
This brief summarizes the teenagers respond to HIV risk information? Evidence from a field experiment in Kenya. The training occurred over four months from February 2003 to May 2003. The relative risk campaign was phased in from July 2004 to October 2004. Providing information on the relative risk of HIV infection by partner's age led to a 28 percent decrease in teen pregnancy, an objective proxy for the incidence of unprotected sex. Self-reported sexual behavior data suggests substitution away… CONTINUE READING

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