Session 33:
Child Well-Being in Developing Countries

Thursday, March 30
1:30 PM - 3:20 PM
Avalon
Level 3

Chair: Sudhanshu Handa, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Discussant: Cynthia B. Lloyd, Population Council

  1. Gender, Poverty and Physical Abuse in Schools in BangladeshSajeda Amin, Population Council; Quamrun Nahar, University of Hawaii at Manoa

  2. In the Margins: Social Inequality in Children’s Educational Outcomes in IndiaSonalde B. Desai, University of Maryland; Cecily Darden, University of Maryland; Amaresh Dubey, North-Eastern Hill University

  3. On the Quality of Health Care and Educational Outcomes in a Developing CountryMarianne Simonsen, University of Aarhus; Flora Kessy, Economic and Social Research Foundation

  4. Does Son Preference Influence Children's Growth in Height? A Comparative Study of Chinese and Filipino ChildrenShige Song, University of California, Los Angeles

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