Session 80:
Prenatal Care, Early-Life Health and Child Development: Evidence from Developing Countries

Friday, April 16
8:30 AM - 10:20 AM
Cumberland D
Exhibition Level

Chair: Ezra Golberstein, Harvard Medical School
Discussant: David Frisvold, Emory University

  1. Health Outcomes for Children Born to Teen Mothers in Cape Town, South AfricaNicola Branson, University of Cape Town; Cally Ardington, University of Cape Town

  2. The Impact of Adequate Prenatal Care in a Developing Country: Testing the WHO RecommendationsGissele Gajate Garrido, University of California, Los Angeles

  3. The Production Function of Cognitive Skills: Health, Parental Inputs and Caste Test Gaps in IndiaFlorencia Lopez Boo, Inter-American Development Bank/IZA

  4. An Evaluation of the Indian Child Nutrition and Development ProgramEeshani Kandpal, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

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