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Unformatted text preview: because they also typically enter into education or wage equation Dif±cult to isolate the impact of an expansion of education – ideally want randomised trial which are very dif±cult to carry out in the real world Evidence Comparative Analysis Dreze and Sen: “Hunger and Public Action” – countries which put in greater investments in basic health and education see big returns in terms of poverty reduction and growth don’t have to wait for growth – investing early in human capital educa-tion/literacy – foundations of public action Evidence Development Economics, LSE Summer School 2007 139...
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This note was uploaded on 12/29/2011 for the course ECO 307 taught by Professor Dublin during the Spring '10 term at SUNY Stony Brook.
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