Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): David Locke Newhouse , and Prachi Mishra
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 April 2007
Keywords: health aid, public health, fertility, Health: General,
This paper examines the relationship between health aid and infant mortality, using data from 118 countries between 1973 and 2004. Health aid has a statistically significant effect on infant mortality: doubling per...