Corpus ID: 56096299

The Relationship between Health and Environment: Econometric Analysis

  title={The Relationship between Health and Environment: Econometric Analysis},
  author={Karnjana Sanglimsuwan},
This study explores the interrelationships between health status, environment indicator and other socioeconomic factors at the national level, using data on 80 countries in 1990, 1995, 2000 and 2005. By fixed effects specification, the study found the negative relationship between infant mortality rate and particulate matter. With better access to clean water and proper sanitation, the country tends to have lower infant mortality rate. In addition, demographic factors such as population density… Expand

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