What is it about?
Our article investigates whether parental health shocks have an effect on their children's school attainment in the context of Bosnia and Herzegovina.
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Why is it important?
We find that mothers' bad health status negatively affects children's human capital investments. This is important as it shows strong intergenerational effects of parental health.
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This page is a summary of: Parental health and child schooling, Journal of Health Economics, May 2014, Elsevier, DOI: 10.1016/j.jhealeco.2014.02.006.
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