Session 5:
The Impact of Crises and Long-Term Malnutrition on Child Health

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

Chair: Monica Das Gupta, World Bank Group
Discussant: Jere Behrman, University of Pennsylvania

  1. Impact of a Public Program on Children's Nutritional Status in a Low-Income Rural EconomyAnoshua Chaudhuri, University of Washington

  2. Long Term Consequences of Early Childhood MalnutritionJohn Hoddinott, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI); Harold Alderman, World Bank Group; Bill Kinsey, University of Zimbabwe

  3. Crises and Child Health Outcomes: The Impacts of Financial and Drought/smoke Crises on Child Mortality and Birthweight in IndonesiaPungpond Rukumnuaykit, Michigan State University

  4. Improving Child Access to Health Services during the Economic Crisis: An Indonesian Experience of the Safety Net Program in the Health SectorEunike Suci, Brown University

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