Session 138:
Public Health and Demography I

Friday, May 2
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
St. Botolph
2nd Floor

Chair: David Canning, Harvard University
Discussant: David Cutler, Harvard University

  1. Sanitation, the Disease Environment, and Anemia among Young ChildrenDiane Coffey, Princeton University

  2. Effect of Early-Life Exposure to Water-Borne Diseases on Old-Age Mortality in the United StatesMagdalena Muszynska, Warsaw School of Economics; Seth Sanders, Duke University

  3. Public Goods and Health Inequality: Lessons from Paris, 1880-1914Lionel Kesztenbaum, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED); Jean-Laurent Rosenthal, California Institute of Technology

  4. Money or Medicine? The Contribution of Rising Income and Improving Health Care to the East-West German Mortality ConvergenceTobias C. Vogt, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research; Jutta Gampe, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research

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