Session 153:
Public Policy and Child Outcomes

Saturday, April 17
8:30 AM - 10:20 AM
Cumberland G
Exhibition Level

Chair: Fenaba Addo, Cornell University
Discussant: Lori Kowaleski-Jones, University of Utah
Discussant: Elizabeth O. Ananat, Duke University

  1. Food Subsidy in Child Care: Correlates of Program Participation and Associations with Child OutcomesSanders Korenman, Baruch College, City University of New York (CUNY); Kristin Abner, University of Illinois at Chicago

  2. Positive Income Shocks and Very Preterm Births among Black Mothers in CaliforniaTim-Allen Bruckner, University of California, Irvine; Ralph Catalano, University of California, Berkeley

  3. Parental Involvement Laws, Sexual Activity, and Youth SuicideJoseph J. Sabia, American University; Daniel I. Rees, University of Colorado at Denver

  4. The Effects of Soft Drink Taxes on Child and Adolescent Consumption and Weight OutcomesJason Fletcher, Yale University; David Frisvold, Emory University; Nathan Tefft, Bates College

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