Session 52:
Heterogeneity and Selection in Infant and Child Mortality

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

Chair: Jacob A. Adetunji, U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID)
Discussant: Minki Chatterji, Mathematica Policy Research, Inc.

  1. Reconsidering Infant Age at Death in Mortality ResearchJessica C. Bishop, Florida State University

  2. Controlling for Attrition Bias in Child Mortality Analysis Using a Two-Stage Semi-Parametric Proportional Hazard ModelPhilippe Bocquier, University of the Witwatersrand

  3. Appropriately Assessing the Effectiveness of Pregnancy Care in Reducing Infant Mortality: Evidence from China, India and South AfricaSarah A. Burgard, University of Michigan

  4. Infant Mortality in Rural Bangladesh: State Dependence vs. Unobserved HeterogeneityUnnati Rani Saha, Tilburg University; Arthur van Soest, Tilburg University

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