Session 151:
Population Perspectives on Cognitive Function and Mental Health

Saturday, April 19
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Napoleon B1
3rd floor

Chair: Jason Schnittker, University of Pennsylvania
Discussant: Steven A. Haas, Arizona State University

  1. Iron Sufficiency in Early Childhood and Preschool Cognitive Development in the PhilippinesTita Lorna L. Perez, University of San Carlos; Delia B. Carba, University of San Carlos

  2. The Gap of Cognitive Skills between those with High and Low Levels of Formal Educational Attainment: Examining Cross-National and Cross-Cohort VariationHyunjoon Park, University of Pennsylvania; Pearl Kyei, University of Pennsylvania

  3. Mind after Matter: Evidence of the Mental Health Effects of Random Exogenous Health ShocksManoj Mohanan, Harvard University; Joanna Maselko, Temple University

  4. Marriage and Children as a Key to Happiness? A Cross National Study.Sofie Vanassche, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven; Gray Swicegood, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; An Katrien Sodermans, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven; Koen Matthijs, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven

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