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We thank Kathy Nolan and Kim Siegal for excellent research assistance and IPA Kenya for managing the field work. We thank Cynthia Kinnan, William Lyakurwa, and conference participants at Strathmore University and the 5th NBER Africa conference for helpful comments and suggestions. This study was funded through grants from the International Growth Center, the NBER Africa project, and the International Initiative for Impact Evaluations (3ie). We have no financial interest in the issues studied in this paper. All errors are our own.