Session 5:
Economic Development and Population

Thursday, April 11
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Napoleon B2
3rd Floor

Chair: Rachel Heath, University of Washington
Discussant: Zoe McLaren, University of Michigan

  1. Can Caloric Needs Explain Three Food Consumption Puzzles? Evidence from IndiaShari Eli, University of Toronto; Nicholas Li, University of California, Berkeley

  2. Local Environmental Quality and Inter-Jurisdictional SpilloversKatrina Kosec, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI); John Hatfield, Stanford University

  3. Income Shocks, Contraceptive Use and Timing of FertilityClaus C. Pörtner, Seattle University; Shamma Alam, University of Washington, Seattle

  4. Family Size and Investment in Children over the Fertility TransitionTom Vogl, Princeton University

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