System of Promoting Appropriate National Dynamism
for Agriculture and Nutrition
Back

Paper

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.

Author(s): Alessandro Tarozzi | Views(334)

View Article At Source
Creative Commons License