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Child development in a changing world: risks and opportunities

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This review explores current understandings of child development and the consequences for children of risk exposure in low- and middle-income countries by integrating empirical evidence from development economics with insights from allied social science disciplines. It provides a holistic perspective that highlights the synergies between children's developmental domains, drawing particular attention to dimensions such as self-efficacy, self-esteem and aspirations, which have had only limited ...

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10.1093/wbro/lku009

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University of Oxford
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SSD
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International Development
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University of Oxford
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Jesus College
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Oxford University Press
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World Bank Research Observer More from this journal
Volume:
30
Issue:
2
Pages:
193–219
Publication date:
2014-09-24
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1564-6971 and 0257-3032
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2016-08-24

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