Search for dissertations about: "Andrés Palacio"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words Andrés Palacio.

  1. 1. Mind the gap, Inequalities in infant and child mortality: the case of Colombia, 1967-2010

    University dissertation from Department of Economic History, Lund University

    Author : Andrés Palacio; [2013]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; infant mortality; child mortality; socioeconomic status; race; place; relative inequality;

    Abstract : The aim of this dissertation is to examine how differences in socioeconomic status, race and place of residence interact with infant and child mortality in Colombia over the period 1967-2010. One of the reasons why the study focuses on infant and child mortality is that the living conditions of children are outside their control, and therefore a good measure of inequality of opportunity. READ MORE