Session 94:
Population, Development, and the Urban Environment

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

Chair: Mark R. Montgomery, Population Council
Discussant: John R. Logan, University at Albany, State University of New York

  1. A Spatial Analysis of Childhood Mortality in West AfricaDeborah Balk, Columbia University; Thomas W. Pullum, University of Texas at Austin; Adam Storeygard, Columbia University; Fern Greenwell, ORC Macro; Melissa Neuman, Columbia University

  2. Struggling with Population Heterogeneity in African Cities: The Urban Health and Equity PuzzleGabriel Pictet, Université de Ouagadougou; Robert Pond, Université de Ouagadougou

  3. Socioeconomic Determinants of Mortality at Young AgesMario F.G. Monteiro, Rio de Janeiro State University (UERJ); Maria Isabel C.A. Parahyba, Instituto Brasileiro de Geografia e Estatística (IBGE)

  4. The Effect of a Livelihoods Intervention in an Urban Slum in India: Does Vocational Counseling and Training Alter the Attitudes and Behavior of Adolescent Girls?Barbara Mensch, Population Council; Monica Grant, Population Council; Mary Sebastian, Population Council; Paul Hewett, Population Council; Dale Huntington, World Bank Group

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