Session 136:
Demographic, Health and Economic Consequences of Weather Risk

Saturday, April 1
8:30 AM - 10:20 AM
San Gabriel A
Lobby Level

Chair: Marcos A. Rangel, University of Chicago

  1. The Effects of Air Pollution on Health and Health Spending: Evidence from Forest FiresSeema Jayachandran, University of California, Berkeley and University of California, Los Angeles; Sarah Reber, University of California, Los Angeles

  2. The Mortality Impact of the August 2003 Heat Wave in FranceMagali Barbieri, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED)

  3. Flood Exposure and Child Health in BangladeshAlison M. Buttenheim, University of California, Los Angeles

  4. Understanding Pareto Inefficient Intrahousehold AllocationsRichard Akresh, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

  5. Sharing the Burden of Death: Implicit Family Insurance, Mortality Shocks, and Fertility and Child HealthOlumide Taiwo, Brown University

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