Title: Do public schemes work towards women's education in Uttar Pradesh?

Authors: Waseem Ahmad Khan

Addresses: Galgotias University, Plot No. 2, Yamuna Expy, Opposite, Buddha International Circuit, Sector 17A, Greater Noida, Uttar Pradesh 203201, India

Abstract: The nexus between women's health and public policy has been one of the major concerns among the researchers and the policy makers in both central as well as states of India. The present study has made an attempt to examine the different public policies expenditure in Uttar Pradesh and according to that we have divided the study into three parts. In the first part, we have tried to collect all the policies and show the trends and patterns. In the second part we have tried to show effectiveness between the policies with the help of ANOVA. In the last part, we have prepared a model in which we have kept the public expenditure as the independent variable and maternal mortality rate (MMR) as the dependent variable, after that we have regressed the policies expenditure on MMR with the help of simple linear regression analysis.

Keywords: public policies; maternal mortality rate; expenditure; women health.

DOI: 10.1504/IJEED.2022.119334

International Journal of Education Economics and Development, 2022 Vol.13 No.1, pp.17 - 37

Received: 13 May 2020
Accepted: 07 Nov 2020

Published online: 15 Nov 2021 *

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