Working Paper No . 2010 - 07 Crisis , Food Security , and Conditional Cash Transfers in Nicaragua

Abstract

Nicaragua's Red de Protección Social (RPS), is part of a wave of conditional cash transfer programs that provide substantial cash payments to households if certain requirements are met such as school attendance, visits to health care facilities, and participation in nutritional seminars. Utilizing the experimental design of RPS we test the impacts of the… (More)

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