Effect of armed conflict on vaccination: evidence from the Boko haram insurgency in northeastern Nigeria

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Research
29 October 2019
Effect of armed conflict on vaccination: evidence from the Boko haram insurgency in northeastern Nigeria
Armed conflicts can have severe adverse effects on population health, both directly and indirectly, through the destruction of health care systems. This paper evaluates the causal effect of the Boko Haram insurgency in northeastern Nigeria on the vaccination rate.
Authors: Ryoko Sato