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Long-Lasting Insecticide Net Ownership, Access and Use in Southwest Ethiopia: A Community-Based Cross-Sectional Study
Introduction:A large proportion of the Ethiopian population (approximately 68%) lives in malaria risk areas. Millions of long-lasting insecticide treated nets (LLINs) have been distributed as part of the malaria prevention ...
Household Food Insecurity In Brazilian Adolescents: A Validation Study
(PONTIFICIA UNIVERSIDADE CATOLICA CAMPINASCAMPINAS, 2015)
Household Saving and Labor Informality: The case of Chile
(Banco Central de Chile, 2017-12)
El artículo compara el comportamiento de ahorro de los trabajadores formales e informales. Además,ofrece una caracterización socioeconómica y financiera de los trabajadores informales. Utilizamos la Encuesta Financiera de ...
Intensive Case Study Methodology for the Analysis of Self-Help Housing Consolidation, Household Organization and Family Mobility
(Scientific Research, 2014-06)
The paper describes an innovative methodology developed as part of a major “mixed methods” collaborative and multidisciplinary research project across several Latin American cities. It offers a systematic “hands-on” ...
Essays on life-cycle savings and consumption
This dissertation is divided into four chapters. The first chapter includes a brief literature survey on life-cycle precautionary saving. It presents a stochastic life-cycle model of consumption and savings and summarizes ...
Effects of a liquefied petroleum gas stove intervention on pollutant exposure and adult cardiopulmonary outcomes (CHAP): study protocol for a randomized controlled trial
BACKGROUND: Biomass fuel smoke is a leading risk factor for the burden of disease worldwide. International campaigns are promoting the widespread adoption of liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) in resource-limited settings. ...
Tobacco Control Protocol and Household Smoking Behavior : The case of Bogotá, Colombia
(Universidad del RosarioMaestría en EconomíaFacultad de Economía, 2019)
Understanding the effects of tobacco control policies on smoking prevalence is of great importance in public health. They may have effects on discouraging take-up, promoting smoking cessation, and enhancing healthy habits. ...
O comportamento do cidadão quanto à separação de resíduos recicláveis domiciliares no município de Rio de Janeiro
The Brazilian solid waste federal policy, regulated and enacted in August 2010 has stablished needs of a new arrangements among the tree federative entities – the central government, the states and the municipalities – ...