Session 170:
Contextual and Environmental Influences on Children’s Health and Well-Being

Saturday, May 5
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Continental Parlor 9
Ballroom Level

Chair: Hedy Lee, University of Washington
Discussant: Claire Margerison-Zilko, University of Texas at Austin

  1. Civil Unrest and Birthweight: Effects of the 2007/2008 Kenyan CrisisSuzanne Bell, University of California, Berkeley; Maureen Lahiff, University of California, Berkeley; Brenda Eskenazi, University of California, Berkeley

  2. The Intergenerational Impact of Terror: The Extended Reach of the 9/11 TragedyRyan P. Brown, Duke University

  3. The Effect of Prenatal Disaster Exposure on Educational Outcomes at Third GradeSarah C. Fuller, Duke University

  4. Effects of Exposure to Local Homicides on Birthweight in Mexico: Exposure, Selectivity, and Behavioral ResponsesFlorencia Torche, New York University; Andres Villarreal, University of Texas at Austin

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