Session 227:
Health Disparities in India

Saturday, May 3
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
5th Floor

Discussant: Keera Allendorf, Indiana University
Chair: Bhumika Piya, Vanderbilt University

  1. Sanitation and Health Externalities: Resolving the Muslim Mortality ParadoxMichael Geruso, University of Texas at Austin; Dean Spears, Delhi School of Economics

  2. Ethnic Disparities in Food Consumption and Household Nutrition Outcomes in IndiaSumit Mazumdar, Institute for Human Development, New Delhi; Sudheer K. Shukla, Institute for Human Development, New Delhi; Abhishek Kumar, Institute for Human Development, New Delhi

  3. Increasing Disparity in Childhood Malnutrition across the Ethnic Groups in India: Trends between 1992-2006Divya Kumari, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS)

  4. Health Knowledge, Caste and Social Networks in IndiaNiels-Hugo Blunch, Washington and Lee University; Nabanita Datta Gupta, Aarhus School of Business

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