Session 123:
The Effect of Transfer Payments on Household Decisions

Friday, April 1
12:30 PM - 2:20 PM
Mezzanine Level

Chair: Perry Singleton, Syracuse University
Discussant: Rebecca L. Thornton, University of Michigan

  1. Effects of Food-for-Education Programs on Child Health and School Participation in Lao PDRAlison M. Buttenheim, University of Pennsylvania; Harold Alderman, World Bank Group

  2. Female Labour Force Participation and the Child Support Grant in South AfricaKatherine C. Eyal, University of Cape Town; Ingrid Woolard, University of Cape Town

  3. Oportunidades and its Impact on Child NutritionMaria G. Farfan, Duke University; Maria Genoni, Duke University; Luis Rubalcava, Spectron Desarrollo S.C. and Centro de Investigación y Docencia Económicas (CIDE); Graciela M. Teruel, Universidad Iberoamericana; Duncan Thomas, Duke University

  4. The Earned Income Tax Credit (EITC) and Health Insurance Coverage of Mothers and ChildrenAngela R. Fertig, University of Georgia; Haeil Jung, Indiana University, Bloomington; David Reingold, Indiana University

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