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Economic Impacts of Child Marriage: Global Synthesis Report

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Author/Publisher: International Center for Research on Women, World Bank. 
Language: English

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The study looks at five domains of impacts: (i) fertility and population growth; (ii) health, nutrition, and violence; (iii) educational attainment and learning; (iv) labor force participation and earnings; and (v) participation, decision-making, and investments. Economic costs associated with the impacts are estimated for several of the impacts. 

 

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