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Effect of vaccination on children's learning achievements: findings from the India Human Development Survey

BACKGROUND: Beyond the prevention of illness and death, vaccination may provide additional benefits such as improved educational outcomes. However, there is currently little evidence on this question. Our objective was to estimate the effect of …

Primary Enforcement of Mandatory Seat Belt Laws and Motor Vehicle Crash Deaths

INTRODUCTION: Policies that allow directly citing motorists for seat belt non-use (primary enforcement) have been shown to reduce motor vehicle crash deaths relative to secondary enforcement, but the evidence base is dated and does not account for …