Hewlett/ESRC Joint Proposal Scheme. Unintended childbearing and family welfare in rural Malawi. Angela Baschieri, John Cleland, Albert Dube, Neil French, Anna Molesworth, Sian Floyd, Judith Glynn. Date: 16-17 January, Dublin, Ireland.
John Cleland, Albert Dube, Neil French,
Anna Molesworth, Sian Floyd, Judith Glynn
Date: 16-17 January, Dublin, Ireland.
Third Annual Research Conference on Population, Reproductive Health,
and Economic Development
THE BIG QUESTION in development!
To What extent greater contraceptive use and lower fertility
will enhance investments in human capitalWhat are the consequences of unwanted or unintended
childbearing on children’s life chances
Surveillance Site in Karonga District in Northern Malawi
have liked less than 6.
its History in a nutshell:
1979-85 LEP 1)
1986-89 (LEP 2)
1990-1996 vaccine trial follow up
1996-2001 Welcome trust
2002-2004 baseline census
DSS cover 30,000 population
In 135 KM2
Schedule of staggered start of
reporting groups and
It is possible to link children
To their biological parents
This will allow:
Survival analysis, event history
instrumental variables methods
simultaneous equation modeling technique
ANALYSIS OF DATA: