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Hittade 2 uppsatser innehållade orden Keywords: malaria.
1. Malaria and Economic Development in Sub-Saharan Africa: Long-lasting Effects on Cognitive AbilitiesMaster-uppsats, Lunds universitet/Ekonomisk-historiska institutionen
Sammanfattning : This dissertation endeavours to examine long-lasting sequels of malaria on economic development in sub-Saharan Africa. Despite the general consensus that countries where malaria is endemic are not only poorer but also grow economically at a slower pace than non-malarial ones, the channels through which malaria incidence translates into lower subsequent development are still under-examined. LÄS MER
- Master-uppsats, Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper; Uppsala universitet/Institutionen för geovetenskaper
Sammanfattning : Malaria is a widespread parasitic disease in developing countries of the tropics and subtropics, infecting approximately 200 million people and causing over half a million deaths every year. The disease is caused by the protozoan Plasmodium and is transferred to humans through infective bites from female mosquitoes of the genus Anopheles. LÄS MER