Session 113:
Cross-National Differences in the Influence of Context on Children's Well-Being

Friday, May 1
12:30 PM - 2:20 PM
Mackinac East
Level 5

Chair: Nurper Ulker, United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF)
Discussant: Arjumand A. Siddiqi, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

  1. The Effects of Living Arrangements with Fathers on Child Health in LesothoThandie Hlabana, Brown University

  2. Exploring the Meaning of Context for Health: Community Influences on Child Nutritional Status in South IndiaNancy Luke, Brown University; Hongwei Xu, Brown University

  3. Race Disparities in Low Birth Weight in the South and the Rest of the NationLenna Nepomnyaschy, Rutgers University

  4. Girls Count: Socio-Cultural Context and Policy Responses to Discrimination against the Girl Child in India and ChinaRohini P. Pande, Independent Consultant; Priya Nanda, International Center for Research on Women (ICRW); Lin Tan, Brown University; Fan Wu, Nankai University

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