Wealth, health, and health services in rural Rajasthan
Angus Deaton () and
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Esther Duflo: MIT
No 175, Working Papers from Princeton University, Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, Research Program in Development Studies.
What are the determinants of the health and of well-being? Income and wealth are clearly part of the story, but does access to health-care have a large independent effect, as the advocates of more investment in health-care, such as the World Health Organization?s Commission on Macroeconomics and Health (Commission on Macroeconomics and Health (2001)), have argued? This paper reports on a recent survey in a poor rural area of the state of Rajasthan in India intended to shed some light on this issue, where there was an attempt to use a set of interlocking surveys to collect data on health and economic status, as well as the public and private provision of health care.
Keywords: India (search for similar items in EconPapers)
JEL-codes: I11 I12 O15 (search for similar items in EconPapers)
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Journal Article: Wealth, Health, and Health Services in Rural Rajasthan (2004)
Working Paper: Wealth, health, and health services in rural rajasthan (2004)
Working Paper: Wealth, health, and health services in rural Rajasthan (2003)
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