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Cash: a simple remedy for domestic violence?

Haushoffer, Johannes and Thomas, Catherine ORCID: 0000-0002-7783-9758 (2015) Cash: a simple remedy for domestic violence? International Growth Centre Blog (23 Apr 2015). Website.

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In South Asia, 42% of women experience intimate partner violence. In Sub-Saharan Africa, that number ranges from 30% up to 66%. Research from Kenya shows that simple direct cash transfers to households can significantly reduce domestic violence

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Additional Information: © 2015 The Author(s)
Divisions: International Growth Centre
Subjects: H Social Sciences > HB Economic Theory
H Social Sciences > HQ The family. Marriage. Woman
H Social Sciences > HT Communities. Classes. Races
H Social Sciences > HV Social pathology. Social and public welfare. Criminology
J Political Science > JC Political theory
J Political Science > JF Political institutions (General)
Date Deposited: 21 Jun 2017 10:40
Last Modified: 16 May 2024 08:15

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