Grandmother's Pension and Its Effect on Youth Behavior: Evidence from the Cape Panel Study

Russman, Adam Seth

Vast amounts of time, money and resources have been devoted to studying the sexual behaviors of young adults in South Africa in recent years. Teen pregnancy rates are relatively high in South Africa compared to equally developed countries and the spread of HIV/AIDS is of grave concern. Using the South Africa's State Old-Age Pension program as an exogenous shock to household income, I analyze the r... read more

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