Long-run general equilibrium effects of cash transfers in Kenya (Public)
ProjectGE Kenya Study IDsspp-2022-0006-v1 Study Title
Long-run general equilibrium effects of cash transfers in Kenya AuthorsDavid Bernard Completion Time20 Minutes Close DateJune 30, 2022 DisciplineEconomics FieldDevelopment Economics CountryKenya Abstract This study was done in collaboration with a large NGO which gives cash transfers directly to very poor households. To be eligible for a transfer, households had to live in homes with thatched roofs. Eligible households were given three cash transfers over six months, totalling $1871 USD. We ask you to forecast the 6 year impacts on eligible and ineligible households.
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