Session 49:
Place Effects on Mortality

Thursday, May 3
1:30 PM - 3:20 PM
Union Square 5-6
Fourth Floor

Chair: Andrew Jorgenson, University of Utah
Discussant: Andrew Jorgenson, University of Utah

  1. Regional Inequalities in under-Five Mortality in Nigeria: A Multilevel Analysis of Community Contextual FactorsSunday Adedini, University of the Witwatersrand; Clifford O. Odimegwu, University of the Witwatersrand; Sasha Frade, University of the Witwatersrand; Dorothy Ononokpono, University of Uyo; Latifat D. G. Ibisomi, University of the Witwatersrand; Micah Katuruza, University of the Witwatersrand; Bob Elwange, University of the Witwatersrand

  2. Macro-Contextual Influences on Social Inequalities in Child Mortality in Developing CountriesJason Beckfield, Harvard University; Ben Sosnaud, Harvard University

  3. Individual and Contextual Determinants of Male Mortality in Lithuania: A Multilevel Census-Linked StudyDomantas Jasilionis, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research; Vlada Stankuniene, Institute for Social Research (ISR), Vilnius; Dalia Ambrozaitiene, Statistics Lithuania; Vladimir M. Shkolnikov, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research and New Economic School, Russia

  4. Explaining Mortality Outcomes at the District Level in Ghana, Malawi, and TanzaniaRachel S. Robinson, American University

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