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The Indian Public Distribution System as Provider of Food Security: Evidence from Child Anthropometry in Andhra Pradesh

Publisher: Princeton University

The paper aims to study whether a sudden increase of the price of rice supplied by the Indian Public Distribution System in Andhra Pradesh, had a negative impact on child weight. After the price increase, the Indian National Family Health Survey started measuring weight in a sample of children in Andhra Pradesh.

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