Session 98:
Public Policy and Child Well-Being

Friday, March 31
12:30 PM - 2:20 PM
Emerald Bay
Level 3

Chair: Lori Kowaleski-Jones, University of Utah
Discussant: Sandra Hofferth, University of Maryland

  1. The Economic Determinants and Cognitive Effects of Childhood Malnutrition in the United StatesSusan L. Averett, Lafayette College; David Stifel, Lafayette College

  2. Food Stamps and Food Insecurity: Does Reporting Error Influence this Relationship for Households with Children?Craig G. Gundersen, Iowa State University; Brent Kreider, Iowa State University

  3. Participation in Food Assistance, Maternal Employment, and Child ObesityHaiyong Liu, East Carolina University

  4. Why Wait?: Delayed Participation in WIC Among Pregnant WomenLaura Tiehen, U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA); Alison Jacknowitz, American University

Other sessions on Children and Youth