Gender based within-household inequality in immunization status of children: some evidence from South Asian countries

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Ashish Singh (2015)
  • Journal: Economics Bulletin, volume 35, issue 2, pages 911-923
  • Subject: Gender, Within-household inequality, Immunization, Children, South Asian Countries
    • jel: jel:D1 | jel:D3

Using households with a pair of male-female siblings from DHS surveys, this paper estimates gender based within-household inequality in immunization status of children (aged 1-5 years) from Bangladesh, India, Nepal and Pakistan. I find substantial level of gender based ... View more
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