Session 74:
Causes and Consequences of Infectious Disease

Thursday, April 11
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
4th Floor

Chair: Jennifer B. Dowd, CUNY Institute for Demographic Research (CIDR)
Discussant: Mary Schooling, CUNY School of Public Health

  1. The Impact of Improvements in Hygiene on Child Health: Evidence from MexicoJorge Aguero, University of California, Riverside; Trinidad Beleche, U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA)

  2. Coping with the Incidence of an Infectious Disease: Household Strategies and Their ConsequencesJaikishan Desai, Victoria University of Wellington; Rhonda Sarnoff, Independent Consultant

  3. Impact of Birth Seasonality on Dynamics of Acute Immunizing Infections in Sub-Saharan AfricaAudrey Dorelien, University of Michigan

  4. Examining the Association between Spousal Violence and the Incidence of Acute Respiratory Infection among Children under Five: Random-Effect Modeling Using Data from Nigeria and BangladeshMian B. Hossain, Morgan State University; Ifeyinwa Udo, Morgan State University

  5. The Impact of Current Demographic Trends on Childhood Infectious DiseasesAlessia Melegaro, Università Bocconi; Piero Poletti, Università Bocconi; Stefano Merler, Fondazione Bruno Kessler; Marco Ajelli, Fondazione Bruno Kessler; Piero Manfredi, Università di Pisa

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