Session 42:
Migration and Child Well-Being

Thursday, April 30
1:30 PM - 3:20 PM
Level 5

Chair: Kathryn H. Tillman, Florida State University
Discussant: Rebecca L. Clark, Eunice Kennedy Schriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD), NIH

  1. Gender and Migration Effects on Education and Health Outcomes: The Case of GhanaJuan C. Guzman, Institute for Latino Studies; Mirja Sjoblom, World Bank Group

  2. Labor Migration, Child Health and Mortality in Rural MozambiqueBoaventura Cau, Arizona State University; Arusyak Sevoyan, Arizona State University

  3. Impact of Rural-Urban Migration on Childhood Risk of Acute Respiratory Infection (ARI) among Children under FiveKazi Md. Abul Kalam Azad, Independent University, Bangladesh; Md. Omar Rahman, Independent University, Bangladesh

  4. Exposure to Migration, Parental Human Capital and Children's Health in MexicoElizabeth H. Baker, Pennsylvania State University; Jennifer Van Hook, Pennsylvania State University; Claire Altman, Pennsylvania State University

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