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Choice Not Genes - Probable Cause for the India-Africa Child Height Gap. Rohini Pande, August 24, 2013, Article. "In his article, “Does India Really Suffer from Worse Child Malnutrition Than Sub-Saharan Africa?”, Arvind Pana- gariya makes an impassioned case against accepting traditional measures that indi- cate that Indian children suffer from worse malnutrition than their African counter- parts. This phenomenon – that Indian chil- dren are more stunted despite the coun- try’s better performance on an array of other health and development indicators – was dubbed the 'South Asian Enigma' in an article by Ramalingaswami et al in 1996..." Link