Session 141:
Parental Influences on Child and Adult Health

Saturday, March 31
8:30 AM - 10:15 AM
Imperial
5th floor

Chair: Manisha Sengupta, U.S. Census Bureau
Discussant: Anne Case, Princeton University

  1. Intra-Household Bargaining and Investment in Child HealthMeherun Ahmed, Carleton College

  2. Are Returns to Mothers’ Human Capital Realized in the Next Generation? The Impact of Mother’s Schooling and Long-Run Nutritional Status on Child Human Capital in GuatemalaJere Behrman, University of Pennsylvania; Alexis Murphy, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI); Agnes R. Quisumbing, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI); Usha Ramakrishnan, Emory University

  3. Estimating the Causal Effect of Parental Smoking on Youth UptakeDean R. Lillard, Cornell University

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