Session 154:
Child Nutrition and Schooling

Saturday, April 2
8:30 AM - 10:20 AM
Hoover
Mezzanine Level

Chair: Minki Chatterji, Abt Associates
Discussant: Amar A. Hamoudi, Duke University

  1. Childhood Overweight and Obesity in Reform-Era China: The Long Arm of Market TransformationQiang Fu, Duke University; Linda K. George, Duke University

  2. Evaluating the Impact of Early Childhood Nutrition and Availability of Health Service Providers on Subsequent Child Schooling: Evidence from Indonesia Family Life SurveyJohn T. Giles, World Bank Group; Elan Satriawan, Universitas Gadjah Mada

  3. Maternity-Leave, Intrahousehold Allocations and Child Health: Evidence from Brazilian DataMarcos A. Rangel, University of Chicago and Universidade de São Paulo

  4. The Effect of Birthweight on Educational AchievementFlorencia Torche, New York University; Ghislaine Echevarria, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile

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