Education and Health at the Household Level in Sub-Saharan Africa
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CitationAppleton, Simon. “Education and Health at the Household Level in Sub-Saharan Africa.” CID Working Paper Series 2000.33, Harvard University, Cambridge, MA, January 2000.
AbstractThis paper surveys the microeconomic evidence on the determinants of and returns to education and health in sub-Saharan Africa. A year of education is associated with 3-14% increases wages and productivity. The introduction or removal of user fees can have dramatic effects on take-up of health and education services.
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