Friday, April 1 / 10:30 AM - 12:20 PM   •   Room 404

Session 92:
The Impact of Public Health Interventions in Developing Countries

Chair: Anoshua Chaudhuri, San Francisco State University
Discussant: Elaina Rose, University of Washington
Discussant: Andrew Foster, Brown University

  1. The Impact of Public Transfers on Household Resource Allocation: Evidence from a Supplementary School Feeding ProgramFarzana Afridi, University of Michigan

  2. Malnutrition and India's ICDS: Evidence of a Program Effect?Caryn Bredenkamp, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill ; John S. Akin, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill ; Michele Gragnolati, World Bank Group

  3. Why Are Infant and Child Mortality Rates Lower in the MCH-FP Area of Matlab, Bangladesh? Are the Differences Due to Differences in Reproductive Patterns?Lauren Hale, RAND ; Julie DaVanzo, RAND ; Abdur Razzaque, ICDDR,B: Centre for Health and Population Research ; Mizanur Rahman, Pathfinder International

  4. Measuring the Impact of a Maternal Survival Intervention in GuatemalaFannie Fonseca-Becker, Johns Hopkins University ; Catherine Schenck-Yglesias, JHPIEGO Corporation ; Gwendolyn Bergen, Johns Hopkins University ; Robert Ainslie, Johns Hopkins University

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