Session 130:
Family Resources and Child Health and Well-Being

Friday, April 1
2:30 PM - 4:20 PM
Thurgood Marshall West
Mezzanine Level

Chair: Bondan Sikoki, SurveyMETER
Discussant: Jed Friedman, World Bank Group

  1. The Economic Consequences of Illness and Death in South AfricaCally Ardington, University of Cape Town; Till Barnighausen, Harvard School of Public Health; Anne Case, Princeton University; Alicia Menendez, University of Chicago

  2. Accounting for Reversals in Child Mortality in Africa: The Role of Economic Trends, Policy and Demographic TransitionsGervais Beninguisse, Institut de Formation et de Recherche Demographiques (IFORD); Pierre Nsoa Mbondo, Institut de Formation et de Recherche Demographiques (IFORD); Patrice Tchanang Toula, Institut de Formation et de Recherche Demographiques (IFORD)

  3. Children's Nutritional Outcomes and Family Resource Transfers in Rural MalawiMonica J. Grant, University of Wisconsin at Madison

  4. Maternal Education and Child Mortality: Exploring the Pathways of InfluenceKriti Vikram, University of Maryland; Sonalde B. Desai, University of Maryland; Reeve Vanneman, University of Maryland

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