Demand for Vaccination in Sub-Saharan Africa: The Vertical Legacy of the Slave Trade

Social Science & Medicine Vol/Iss. 293 Elsevier Amsterdam Published In Pages: 1-10
By Athias, Laure, Macina, Mouda


Children's vaccination rate against measles will be negatively correlated with maternal ancestral ethnic group exposure to the slave trade and preference for traditional religious practices.


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
Linear probability modelSupportedp<0.05UNKNOWNUNKNOWN