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SQUAT Research Brief 1: Summary of SQUAT Survey research findings

By r.i.c.e. June 1st, 2014

This research brief summarizes “Revealed preference for open defecation: Evidence from a new survey in rural north India,” a research paper by Diane Coffey, Aashish Gupta, Payal Hathi, Nidhi Khurana, Dean Spears, Nikhil Srivastav, and Sangita Vyas. Read the full paper in Economic and Political Weekly or online at