Session 130:
The Health of Children of Immigrants

Friday, May 2
10:15 AM - 11:45 AM
New Hampshire
5th Floor

Chair: Jennifer Van Hook, Pennsylvania State University
Discussant: Margot Jackson, Brown University

  1. Maternal Ratings of Child Health and Child Obesity, Variations by Mother’s Race, and Ethnicity and NativityElizabeth H. Baker, University of Alabama at Birmingham; Claire Altman, Rice University

  2. Migration and Low Birthweight: Testing Health Selection in Binational Data from Mexico and the U.S.Erin R. Hamilton, University of California, Davis; Kate H. Choi, University of Western Ontario

  3. State Immigration Enforcement Policies and Infant HealthKate W. Strully, University at Albany, State University of New York (SUNY); Robert Bozick, RAND Corporation; Ying Huang, University at Albany, State University of New York (SUNY)

  4. Health among Black Children by Generational Status and Parental NativityArun S. Hendi, University of Pennsylvania

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