The Impact of Natural Shocks on Children Morbidity in Rural Mexico



At least two of the eight core Millennium Development Goals that are set to agreed targets by 2015 comprise aspects directly related with under-five children morbidity (i.e. reduce under-five mortality and combat the spread of diseases, especially malaria). It has therefore become an imperative to understand how the consequences of a changing climate, and some of its most hostile manifestations in the form of droughts and floods, can impinge on human well being and welfare through health as a fundamental dimension of development.


Panel Data Human Development Index Climatic Risk Balance Panel Health Shock 
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