Session 129:
Infant and Child Mortality

Saturday, April 19
8:30 AM - 10:20 AM
Grand Ballroom A
5th floor

Chair: Narayan Sastry, University of Michigan
Discussant: Claus C. Pörtner, University of Washington

  1. Prenatal Care and Infant Health: Elementary, Dear Watson? Accounting for Selection Bias in Nonexperimental DataSatvika Chalasani, Pennsylvania State University

  2. Family Planning, Community Health Interventions and the Mortality Risk of ChildrenRanjan Shrestha, University of Montana

  3. The Effects of Macro- and Individual-Level Socioeconomic Status on Child Mortality in Brazil, 1970 To 2000Elaine Hernandez, University of Minnesota; John R. Warren, University of Minnesota

  4. Metropolitan Economic Decline and Infant Mortality Due to Unintentional InjuryTim-Allen Bruckner, University of California, Berkeley

Other sessions on Children, including Child Health, Youth and Parenting