Child growth in Nepal and Uganda

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This project combined anthropometric data for children below age five in Nepal and Uganda with rainfall data and other information to measure how connections between agricultural performance, rainfall and the economic and physical environments in which children reside relate to linear growth and weight gain. Data and Stata do files to replicate results for article in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America (PNAS) as Shively, Gerald (2017) "Infrastructure mitigates the sensitivity of child growth to local agriculture and rainfall in Nepal and Uganda" doi: 10.1073/PNAS.1524482114

Funding insitution(s): US Agency for International Development (Feed the Future Nutrition Innovation Lab).

Identifier
DOI https://doi.org/10.3886/E100387V1
Metadata Access https://www.da-ra.de/oaip/oai?verb=GetRecord&metadataPrefix=oai_dc&identifier=oai:oai.da-ra.de:549062
Provenance
Creator Shively, Gerald
Publisher ICPSR - Interuniversity Consortium for Political and Social Research
Contributor US Agency for International Development
Publication Year 2017
Rights Download; This study is freely available to the general public via web download.
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Contact ICPSR - Interuniversity Consortium for Political and Social Research
Representation
Resource Type Dataset; observational data, survey data
Discipline Social Sciences