Session 149:
Infant and Child Mortality

Saturday, April 2
8:30 AM - 10:20 AM
Washington 1
Exhibition Level

Chair: Isaac W. Eberstein, Florida State University
Discussant: Ronald E. Cossman, Mississippi State University
Discussant: Wesley James, Mississippi State University

  1. Effects of Welfare Reform Policies on Mexican Immigrants' Infant Mortality RatesRosa M. Cho, Brown University

  2. Public Health Movements, Local Poor Relief, and Child Mortality in American Cities: 1923-1932Jonathan Fox, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research

  3. Degrees of Improvement? The Relationship between Maternal Educational Attainment, Race, and Infant MortalityMelissa H. Humphries, University of Texas at Austin

  4. Paradox Revisited: A Further Investigation of Race/Ethnic Differences in Infant Mortality by Maternal AgeDaniel A. Powers, University of Texas at Austin

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