The cost of commercial motorcycle accidents in Uganda

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Date
2017-04
Authors
Sebaggala, Richard
Matovu, Fred
Ayebale, Dan
Kisenyi, Vincent
Katusiimeh, Messarck
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Routledge - Taylor & Francis
Abstract
Road traffic accidents are among the leading causes of death and injuries globally. In Africa, road traffic accidents constitute 25 percent of all injury-related deaths which claim the most economically productive population. This book chapter is part of an edited volume which contains empirical studies on determinants of poverty and its reduction in Africa. It looks at multidimensional measures of poverty, production and productivity related factors, policies influencing poverty and random, hazardous but preventive factors influencing poverty levels and their reduction.
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This book chapter is part of an edited book entitled "Economic Transformation for Poverty Reduction in Africa: A Multidimensional Approach"
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Road traffic accidents and economic development - Uganda , Economic develoment and road accidents - Uganda , Poverty and motor accidents - Uganda
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