The causal effect of increased primary schooling on child mortality in Malawi: Universal primary education as a natural experiment.

@article{Makate2016TheCE,
  title={The causal effect of increased primary schooling on child mortality in Malawi: Universal primary education as a natural experiment.},
  author={Marshall Makate and Clifton Makate},
  journal={Social science & medicine},
  year={2016},
  volume={168},
  pages={72-83}
}
The primary objective of this analysis is to investigate the causal effect of mother's schooling on under-five health - and the passageways through which schooling propagates - by exploiting the exogenous variability in schooling prompted by the 1994 universal primary schooling program in Malawi. This education policy, which saw the elimination of tuition… CONTINUE READING