Session 87:
Economic Factors and Child Development II

Friday, March 30
10:30 AM - 12:15 PM
Duffy/Columbia
7th floor

Chair: Jennifer L. Romich, University of Washington
Discussant: Jennifer L. Romich, University of Washington
Discussant: Anders Björklund, Swedish Institute for Social Research

  1. The Transition to Elementary School: Assessing the Impact of Early Learning Opportunities and Classroom Quality on the Achievement GapJennifer M. Augustine, University of Texas at Austin; Robert Crosnoe, University of Texas at Austin; Aletha Huston, University of Texas at Austin

  2. Endogenous Peer Effects in School ParticipationGustavo J. Bobonis, University of Toronto; Frederico S. Finan, University of California, Berkeley

  3. Do Public Goods Explain the Relationship between Income Inequality and Birthweight?Aparna Lhila, University of Georgia

  4. The Supply of Birth Control Methods, Education and Fertility: Evidence from RomaniaCristian Pop-Eleches, Columbia University

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