Session 89:
Child Health in Developed Countries: New Methods and Findings

Friday, April 2
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Beacon B
3rd Floor

Chair: Julie A. Phillips, Rutgers University
Discussant: Jennifer Culhane, Thomas Jefferson University

  1. The Impact of Low-Income on Child Health: Evidence from a Birth Cohort StudySimon Burgess, University of Bristol; Carol Propper, University of Bristol; John Rigg, London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE)

  2. Racial and Residential Disparities in the Health Outcomes of Infants Born to Teen MothersAnastasia R. Snyder, Pennsylvania State University; Bridget K. Gorman, Rice University and University of Texas

  3. Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Birthweight in the United States: New Models and New ResultsNarayan Sastry, RAND

  4. Probability Samples or Clinic Populations to Study Pregnancy and Children's Health? Contrasting Approaches of Demography and EpidemiologyDavid A. Savitz, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Nancy Dole, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Diane Kaczor, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Amy H. Herring, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Anna Maria Siega-Riz, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Jay S. Kaufman, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; John M. Thorp, Jr., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

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