Session 19:
Social Contexts and Child Health

Thursday, April 30
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Ambassador Ballroom 1
Level 3

Chair: Arjumand A. Siddiqi, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Discussant: Dan Keating, University of Michigan

  1. Recent Trends in Mortality Inequality among African ChildrenParfait Eloundou-Enyegue, Cornell University; Gervais Beninguisse, Institut de Formation et de Recherche Demographiques (IFORD); Parfait Owoundi, Institut de Formation et de Recherche Demographiques (IFORD)

  2. Socioeconomic Inequality in Malnutrition in India, 1992-2005Praveen Kumar Pathak, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS)

  3. On the Home Front: Stress and Adverse Birth Outcomes for Military FamiliesChristina M. Gibson-Davis, Duke University; Heather M. Rackin, Duke University; Geeta Swamy, Duke University

  4. Stalled Mortality Decline in the Gaza Strip: Evidence from Recent SurveysMarwan Khawaja, American University of Beirut

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