Dominican Republic experimental study

an evaluation of fertility and child health information
  • 117 Pages
  • 4.64 MB
  • English
Office of Population Research, Princeton University ; Columbia, Md. : Institute for Resource Development/Macro Systems, Inc. , Princeton, N.J
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StatementCharles F. Westoff, Noreen Goldman, Lorenzo Moreno.
ContributionsGoldman, Noreen., Moreno, Lorenzo., Consejo Nacional de Población y Familia (Dominican Republic), Princeton University. Office of Population Research., Macro Systems. Institute for Resource Development.
LC ClassificationsHB962.A3 W37 1990
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 117 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1598576M
LC Control Number91132463

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In this quasi-experimental study, we evaluate the effect of a living wage intervention on depressive symptoms of apparel factory workers in the Dominican Republic. Setting: Two apparel factories in the Dominican Republic.

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