Friday, May 1 / 12:30 PM - 2:20 PM   •   Joliet

Session 114:
Health and Demographic Issues in Emerging Markets: China and India

Chair: William Butz, Population Reference Bureau (PRB)
Discussant: Andrew Mason, University of Hawaii at Manoa

  1. Economic Development, Urbanicity and Adult Health Changes in ChinaJessica Jones-Smith, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill ; Barry M. Popkin, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

  2. Has Industrialization Harmed Child Health and Education in China?Wei-Jun Jean Yeung, New York University and National University of Singapore ; David I. Levine, University of California, Berkeley ; Lingyun Nie, University of California, Berkeley ; Bernard Yeung, New York University ; Yaohui Zhao, Peking University

  3. Health and Entrepreneurship in China: Opportunities for the DisadvantagedJenny Liu, University of California, Berkeley

  4. Out-Of-Pocket Health Payments, Poverty and the Impact of Health Sector Reforms in IndiaSoumitra Ghosh, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS)

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