The Impact Initiative has closed. This website has now been archived and will no longer be updated.
The Impact Initiative has closed. This website has now been archived and will no longer be updated.

Principal Investigator: Miguel Alexandre Fonseca. Lead Organisation: University of Exeter

Co-investigators: Surajeet Chakravarty; Sugata Marjit     

Principal Investiagtor: Sonia Bhalotra. Lead Organisation: University of Bristol

Muslim children in India face lower mortality risks than Hindu children. This is surprising because Muslims have, on average, lower socio-economic status, higher fertility, shorter birth-spacing, lower autonomy amongst women, and are a minority group in India that, in principle, might live in areas that have poorer public provision. This project is motivated by this puzzle.

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