Session 158:
Early Health Influences and Impacts

Saturday, April 2
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Room 407
Level 4

Chair: Marianne Bitler, Public Policy Institute of California (PPIC)
Discussant: Sanders Korenman, City University of New York at Baruch
Discussant: Arleen A. Leibowitz, University of California, Los Angeles

  1. Do Grandmothers Improve Child Health at Birth?Solveig Argeseanu Cunningham, University of Pennsylvania

  2. Family Choices of Child Care in Los Angeles County: Does Child's Health Matter?Chi Chiao, University of California, Los Angeles; Laura Chyu, University of California, Los Angeles

  3. Selection and the Effect of Prenatal SmokingAngela R. Fertig, Indiana University

  4. Why are Children with Married Parents Healthier? The Case of Asthma among Very Young ChildrenKristen Harknett, University of Pennsylvania

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