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Sangita and Payal's poster for the UNC Water and Health Conference 2014 shows that Muslims are more likely to have and use toilets in India and Bangladesh. If India were to have the same fraction of Muslims as Bangladesh, their...Read More..

Payal's poster for the UNC Water and Health Conference 2014 shows that open defecation is more common in villages where social conflict is more likely....Read More..

Diane's poster for the UNC Water and Health Conference 2014 shows the association between sanitation externalities and child hemoglobin....Read More..

Dean's poster for the UNC Water and Health Conference 2014 shows how exposure to open defecation can explain why infant mortality among Muslims in India is lower than Hindus....Read More..

This is Dean's presentation at the UNC Water and Health Conference 2014. He shows that India's sanitation challenge cannot be explained by income, poverty, access to water, education, or governance....Read More..

This is Diane's presentation at the UNC Water and Health Conference 2014. She presents findings from the Switching Study, a qualitative study, showing the importance of culture and notions of purity and pollution for sanitation behaviour....Read More..

This is Sangita's presentation at the UNC Water and Health Conference 2014. She uses quantitative survey data to show how cultural notions of purity and pollution may explain India's sanitation challenge....Read More..

This is Payal's presentation at the UNC Water and Health Conference 2014. She shows that India's sanitation challenge cannot be explained by poor access to latrines....Read More..

This is Diane's presentation at the Sanitation and Stunting Conference at the Delhi School of Economics. The presentation explores open defecation as a cause of hemoglobin deficiency in children....Read More..