The Illusion of Sustainability

@article{Kremer2004TheIO,
  title={The Illusion of Sustainability},
  author={Michael Kremer and Edward Miguel},
  journal={ERN: Health Care Policy (Sub-Topic)},
  year={2004}
}
This brief summarizes the results of a gender impact evaluation study, entitled The illusion of sustainability, conducted during the time period 1998 to 2001 in Kenya. The study observed that deworming is a public good since much of its social benefit comes through reduced disease transmission. People were less likely to take deworming if their direct first-order or indirect second-order social contacts were exposed to deworming. The introduction of a small fee for deworming drugs led to an 80… 

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