Searching with a thematic focus on Education in India
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- DocumentResults for Development Institute, 2015As governments and donors focused on increasing access to education in the wake of the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs), the issue of learning received comparatively little concerted attention.DocumentCentre for Development Studies, Kerala, India, 2008This Working Paper focuses on the pattern and costs of services in four areas, which critically affect most households in Kerala. The major concerns of this Working Paper include answers to questions such as:DocumentInternational Initiative for Impact Evaluation, 2015Current enrollment rates at the primary school level in India are well over 95 per cent, and dropout rates do not appear to increase dramatically with age - children between the ages of 11 and 14 are only three percentage points more likely to be out of school than children between the ages of 7 and 10.DocumentDepartment for International Development, UK, 2010This report is on using behaviour change communication to impact positively on caring practices for children under two years of age in India. It has the following sections: Academic Literature Cochrane India specific materials Intrahealth briefs Outside Asia OtherDocumentDepartment for International Development, UK, 2010The report has sections on the following areas: Education and fertility Education and fertility in India and the region Economic returns to women’s education in India Education and reproductive health initiatives Adolescent reproductive health programmes In reviews of regional and global studies:DocumentDepartment for International Development, UK, 2011What evidence is there, for India and the region in particular, comparing the learning achievements and relative cost of private versus public secondary education, as indicators of their relative performance?DocumentHealth and Education Advice and Resource Team, 2013This Helpdesk query was asked to provide a literature / evidence review of the effectiveness – or otherwise – of sub-national flexible block grants in education in delivering enrolment, attendance and quality objectives.DocumentInternational Initiative for Impact Evaluation, 2014Current enrollment rates at the primary school level in India are well over 95%, and dropout rates do not appear to increase dramatically with age—children between the ages of 11 and 14 are only three percentage points more likely to be out of school than children between the ages of 7 and 10.DocumentObserver Research Foundation, New Delhi, 2010The poor state of higher education in India has been a matter of deep concern for all those who value education and understand its crucial role in the country’s all-round development.Document
Impact of public spending on health and education of children in India: A Panel data simultaneous equation modelIndira Gandhi Institute of Development Research, India, 2014The basic objective of this study is to examine the impact of public expenditure on health and education after incorporating the linkages between health status of children and their educational achievements in India. The study has developed a simultaneous equation model among health and education of children, and public expenditure on these sectors.