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  1. Garth Luke
    Garth Luke September 27, 2012 at 7:25 pm

    Yes Terence, The Economist certainly drew a strange conclusion from the Demombynes and Trommlerova paper saying: “The broad moral of the story is different: aid does not seem to have been the decisive factor in cutting child mortality”. Yet the Demombynes paper identifies greater use of insecticide treated bednets as central to the drop in child mortality saying “Most of these programs have been funded by international development initiatives” (p16).

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