Richer but More Unequal? Nutrition and Caste Gaps

Abstract

This paper explores children’s cognitive outcomes using novel panel data from India for children 6 months through 8 years. For the first time in a developing country, this allow us to estimate a value-added model of cognitive development at a very young age. We look at the nutrition-cognition link and at the relationship between caste and test scores. We… (More)

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@inproceedings{Bo2012RicherBM, title={Richer but More Unequal? Nutrition and Caste Gaps}, author={Florencia L{\'o}pez B{\'o}o and Maria Eugenia Canon}, year={2012} }