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 for measles will be negatively correlated with maternal ancestral ethnic group exposure to the slave trade and precolonial type of political succession.


Test NameSupportSignificanceCoefficientTail
Linear probability modelNot supportedp>0.1UNKNOWNUNKNOWN