Excluding the rural population: the impact of public expenditure on child malnutrition in Peru

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Gajate-Garrido, Gissele;
(2013)
  • Publisher: Lima
  • Journal: volume 28,issue 3,pages525-544
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1093/wber/lht036
  • Subject: child nutrition | Nutrición | child development | Perú | Gastos públicos | Peru | diets | malnutrition | Nutrition | Children | health services | Niños | Health Monitoring&Evaluation,Public Sector Economics,Public Sector Expenditure Policy,Regional Economic Development,Public Sector Management and Reform | Public expenditure | public health | health care

¿Por qué la brecha urbana-rural en la desnutrición infantil está aumentando en el Perú a pesar de los esfuerzos del gobierno para mejorar la provisión de servicios públicos? Para responder a esta pregunta se examina el impacto del gasto público regional en Perú en los r... View more
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