2017 Health and Social Protection

Plant Pests and Child Health: Evidence from Locust Infestations in West Africa

Evelina Linnros

In collaboration with the Master’s Programme at the Department of Economics, Stockholm University, the EBA regularly engages as Master’s thesis co-supervisors. A successfully graded thesis may be published as an EBA Working Paper.

This thesis estimates the impact of exposure to destert locust infestations on the anthropometric status of children.