Inas Rashad Kelly

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    The impact of extending female compulsory education on child health in Turkey

    Turkey’s education system reform in 1997 required females to extend their minimum years of schooling from five to eight years. Results document that the children of women who were impacted by the reform are healthier at birth and less likely to die prematurely. Increasing female educational attainment in developing societies has been advocated by many for different...

    10 Aug 2017 | Bahadir Dursun, Inas Rashad Kelly, Resul Cesur