Session 25:
Violence and Its Effects on Populations

Thursday, April 1
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Beacon A
3rd Floor

Chair: Beth O. Daponte, Yale University
Discussant: William Seltzer, Fordham University

  1. Effects of Civil and Interstate Wars on Human Life Expectancy and Mortality: A Time Series Cross-National AnalysisQuan Li, Pennsylvania State University; Ming Wen, University of Utah

  2. The Welfare Cost of ViolenceRodrigo R. Soares, University of Maryland

  3. Could Political Violence Affect Infant Mortality? The Colombian CasePiedad Urdinola, University of California, Berkeley

  4. Global Firearm Injury: Interpreting International Firearm Mortality DataRose Cheney, University of Pennsylvania; Therese Richmond, University of Pennsylvania; C. William Schwab, University of Pennsylvania

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