Session 143:
Child Malnutrition in Sub-Saharan Africa: Determinants and Program Evaluations

Saturday, April 19
8:30 AM - 10:20 AM
Napoleon A1
3rd floor

Chair: Elizabeth M. King, World Bank Group
Discussant: Parfait Eloundou-Enyegue, Cornell University

  1. Educational and Health Impact of Two School Feeding Schemes in Burkina FasoDamien de Walque, World Bank Group; Harounan Kazianga, World Bank Group; Harold Alderman, World Bank Group

  2. Determinants of Child Malnutrition in Senegal: Individual, Household, Community Variables, and their InteractionAbdoulaye Ka, Cellule de Lutte contre la Malnutrition (CLM)

  3. Improving Nutritional Status through Behavioral Change: Lessons from MadagascarEmanuela Galasso, World Bank Group; Nithin Umapathi, University College London

  4. Does Economic Growth Improve Child Health?: Understanding Discordant Trends in Malnutrition Indicators during the Economic Growth in GhanaJemima A. Frimpong, University of Pennsylvania

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