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Resource Library

Good decisions require good data and information. Find both in PRB’s Resource Library. Search the Resource Library for data and policy products on population, health, and environment issues. Browse collections, explore policy briefs, watch videos, and put the data in context.

Population and Poverty (PopPov) Research Network

William and Flora Hewlett Foundation's Population and Poverty (PopPov) Research Initiative enhanced research and policy communication in population, reproductive health, and economic development.

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Project: PACE: Policy, Advocacy, and Communication Enhanced for Population and Reproductive Health

Policy Brief: Investments in Family Planning and Education Drive Labor Productivity

In this research brief, we aim to better understand the relationship between use of voluntary family planning, fertility decline, human capital development, and labor productivity. To assess the relationship between family planning, fertility decline, and labor productivity, we applied the Canning-Karra-Wilde (CKW) macrosimulation model in five countries in SSA: Ghana, Kenya, Nigeria, Uganda, and Zambia.

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