The Changing Relationship between Household Wealth and Child Survival in India

  title={The Changing Relationship between Household Wealth and Child Survival in India},
  author={Satvika Chalasani},
This paper uses data from the three Indian National Family Health Surveys (1992-93, 1998-99, 2005-06) to examine how the relationship between household wealth and child mortality evolved during a time of significant economic change in India. The main predictor is a new measure of household wealth that captures changes in wealth over time. Outcomes include neonatal mortality, postneonatal mortality, child mortality, and under-five mortality. Multivariate analysis is conducted at the national… CONTINUE READING

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