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Melina Platas's research interests include comparative politics, African politics, voting behavior and elections, global health, political economy of development, and Islam in Africa.
Co-PIs: Guy Grossman, University of Pennsylvania
Jonathan Rodden, Stanford University
Across much of sub-Saharan Africa, Muslims have lower educational attainment than Christians, with fewer years of education, lower school attendance rates, and lower literacy rates.