Session 135:
Environmental Effects on Human Capital

Friday, April 12
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Bayside A
4th Floor

Chair: Carla T. Walls, Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD), NIH
Discussant: Andrew Foster, Brown University

  1. For Want of a Cup: The Rise of Tea and the Impact of Water Quality on Mortality in EnglandFrancisca M. Antman, University of Colorado at Boulder

  2. Land Use Change, Biomass Supply and Health Outcomes in UgandaPamela Jagger, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Gerald Shively, Purdue University

  3. The Effects on Well-Being of Investing in Cleaner Air in IndiaWarren C. Sanderson, Stony Brook University, State University of New York (SUNY); Erich Striessnig, Wittgenstein Centre (IIASA, VID/ÖAW, WU); Wolfgang Schoepp, International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA); Markus Amann, International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA)

  4. Growing up in a Steel Town: Early Childhood Exposure to Pollution and Later-Life MortalitySarah Taylor, University of Michigan

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