Session 132:
Gender and Health in Developing Countries

Saturday, April 2
8:30 AM - 10:20 AM
Salon J
Level 5

Chair: Karen O. Mason, East West Center
Discussant: Sunita Kishor, ORC Macro

  1. Gender Differences in Transitions in Functional Disability among Older Singaporeans: 1995 - 1999Angelique Chan, National University of Singapore

  2. The Gender Division of Labor, Indoor Air Pollution and Adult and Child HealthMark M. Pitt, Brown University; Mark Rosenzweig, Harvard University; Nazmul Hassan, Dhaka University

  3. Influence of Women’s Autonomy and Access to Health Services on Maternal Health Care Utilization in Rural IndiaMona Sharan, Johns Hopkins University; Saifuddin Ahmed, Johns Hopkins University; Donna Strobino, Johns Hopkins University

  4. Gender Differentials in Cognitive Impairment of the Oldest Old in ChinaZhenmei Zhang, Bowling Green State University; Cheryl Lero, Bowling Green State University

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