Session 92:
The Impact of Public Health Interventions in Developing Countries

Friday, April 1
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Room 404
Level 4

Chair: Anoshua Chaudhuri, San Francisco State University
Discussant: Elaina Rose, University of Washington
Discussant: Andrew Foster, Brown University

  1. The Impact of Public Transfers on Household Resource Allocation: Evidence from a Supplementary School Feeding ProgramFarzana Afridi, University of Michigan

  2. Malnutrition and India's ICDS: Evidence of a Program Effect?Caryn Bredenkamp, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; John S. Akin, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Michele Gragnolati, World Bank Group

  3. Why Are Infant and Child Mortality Rates Lower in the MCH-FP Area of Matlab, Bangladesh? Are the Differences Due to Differences in Reproductive Patterns?Lauren Hale, RAND; Julie DaVanzo, RAND; Abdur Razzaque, ICDDR,B: Centre for Health and Population Research; Mizanur Rahman, Pathfinder International

  4. Measuring the Impact of a Maternal Survival Intervention in GuatemalaFannie Fonseca-Becker, Johns Hopkins University; Catherine Schenck-Yglesias, JHPIEGO Corporation; Gwendolyn Bergen, Johns Hopkins University; Robert Ainslie, Johns Hopkins University

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