Session 103:
Environmental Impacts on Health and Mortality

Friday, April 1
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Wilson C
Mezzanine Level

Chair: Lori M. Hunter, University of Colorado at Boulder
Discussant: Deborah L. Balk, CUNY Institute for Demographic Research (CIDR)

  1. The Impact of Natural Disasters on Child Health and Early Childhood Health Investments in IndiaAshlesha Datar, RAND Corporation; Sebastian Linnemayr, RAND Corporation; Jenny Liu, RAND Corporation; Chad Stecher, University of California, Los Angeles

  2. Child Malnutrition and Climate Change in Sub-Saharan Africa: An Analysis of Recent Trends in KenyaKathryn Grace, University of California, Santa Barbara; Francis Davenport, University of California, Santa Barbara; Chris Funk, University of California, Santa Barbara

  3. Aggravating Conditions: Cynical Hostility and Neighborhood Ambient StressorsKatherine King, University of Michigan

  4. Black-White Disparities in Mental Health among New Orleans Residents Four Years after Hurricane KatrinaNarayan Sastry, University of Michigan

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