Session 159:
Improving child health in developed and developing countries

Saturday, April 19
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Napoleon A1
3rd floor

Chair: Charles Michalopoulos, Manpower Demonstration Research Corporation (MDRC)
Discussant: Robert Kaestner, University of Illinois at Chicago

  1. Education, Birth Weight, and Infant MortalityTimothy B. Gage, University at Albany, State University of New York (SUNY); Erin O'Neill, University at Albany, State University of New York (SUNY); Fu Fang, University at Albany, State University of New York (SUNY); Howard Stratton, University at Albany, State University of New York (SUNY)

  2. Food Assistance Program Participation and Infant Growth and HealthKathleen M. Ziol-Guest, Harvard University; Daphne C Hernandez, Pennsylvania State University

  3. Reducing Child Malnutrition through Community Intervention Programs: Evidence from a Randomized Trial in Three Regions in SenegalSebastian Linnemayr, Harvard University; Harold Alderman, World Bank Group

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