Session 3:
Demographic Effects of Poverty

Thursday, May 1
8:30 AM - 10:20 AM
Nicollet
2nd Floor

Chair: Jennifer L. Romich, University of Washington
Discussant: Mary Daly, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco

  1. Immigrant Socioeconomic Status and MortalityHarriet O. Duleep, Urban Institute; Daniel J. Dowhan, U.S. Social Security Administration (SSA)

  2. Regional Inequalities in Infant Mortality in Vietnam: Patterns and Explanatory Power of Economic HypothesisLiem T. Nguyen, Brown University

  3. Concentrated Poverty vs. Concentrated Affluence: Effects on Neighborhood Social Environments and Children's OutcomesAnne Pebley, University of California, Los Angeles

  4. Families Coping without a Job or Cash AssistanceSheila Zedlewski, Urban Institute; Sandi L. Nelson, Urban Institute

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