Friday, May 1 / 10:15 AM - 11:45 AM   •   Sapphire Ballroom I

Session 128:
Health and Mortality in Developing Countries

Chair: Mary McEniry, University of Michigan
Discussant: Marcella Alsan, Stanford University

  1. Childhood Disadvantages and Age Trajectories of Frailty in China: A Life Course ApproachZhenhua Xu, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

  2. Intergenerational Transmission of Capabilities: Mothers and Children in Sub-Saharan Africa c. 1990-2010Omar Karlsson, Lund University ; Martin Dribe, Lund University

  3. How Much Does Birth Weight Matter for Child Health in Developing Countries? Estimates from Siblings and TwinsMark E. McGovern, Harvard University

  4. Maternal Height, Childhood Nutritional Status and Adult Mortality in Latin AmericaAlberto Palloni, University of Wisconsin-Madison ; Rengin Aktar, University of Wisconsin-Madison

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