The Effect of Family Planning on Fertility, Reproductive Health, and Economic Development in Uganda

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Principal Investigator:
David Canning, Richard Saltonstall Professor of Population Sciences and Professor of Economics and International Health, Harvard School of Public Health

Department:
Global Health and Population

Dates of Research:
April 1, 2013 — June 30, 2014

Description:

The research will develop a protocol for study to be conducted in a poor urban African setting where total fertility is high, contraceptive prevalence is low, and access to family planning services is costly.