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Why Rural Women Use, or Avoid, Maternal Health Services : Insights from …

World Bank Group · 10 November 2020 English

Bolivia has achieved significant improvements in its reproductive health indicators in recent years. Yet the country’s maternal mortality ratio, at 206 per 100,000 women in 2015, was the second highest …


Why Rural Women Use—or Avoid—Maternal Health Services : Insights from a Qualitative …

World Bank Group · 9 November 2020 English

Bolivia has achieved significant improvements in its reproductive health indicators in recent years. Yet the country’s maternal mortality ratio, at 206 per 100,000 women in 2015, was the second highest …



Saving for Dowry : Evidence from Rural India

World Bank Group · 26 October 2020 English

The ancient custom of dowry, that is, bride-to-groom marriage payments, remains ubiquitous in many contemporary societies. This paper examines whether dowry impacted household decision making and resource allocation in rural …






Saving for Dowry : Evidence from Rural India

World Bank Group · 1 October 2020 English

The ancient custom of dowry, that is, bride-to-groom marriage payments, remains ubiquitous in many contemporary societies. This paper examines whether dowry impacted household decision making and resource allocation in rural …


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