Session 156:
Infant and Child Mortality in Stressful Contexts

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

Chair: Omar Rahman, Harvard University
Discussant: Marcia C. Castro, Harvard University

  1. Does Famine Have Long-Term Impact on Female Fecundity? Evidence from the Great Leap Forward Famine in ChinaShige Song, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences

  2. The Effect of Maternal Stress on Birth Outcomes: Exploiting a Natural ExperimentFlorencia Torche, New York University

  3. Economic Crisis and Demographic Change in IndonesiaWayan Suriastini, SurveyMETER; Amalia Rifana, SurveyMETER

  4. The Effectsof Maternal and Child Migration on Under-Five Mortality in Informal Settlements of NairobiPhilippe Bocquier, University of the Witwatersrand; Donatien Beguy, African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC); Kanyiva Muindi, African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC); Yazoumé Yé, Independent Consultant

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