Thursday, September 1 / 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM   •   Room P 12

Session 48:
Dimensions of health transition in developing countries

Chair: France Meslé, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED)

  1. Trends and sub-national disparities in neonatal mortality in India from 1981 to 2011 Vladimir M. Shkolnikov, Max-Planck Institute for Demographic Research and New Economic School, Russia; Nandita Saikia, Jawaharlal Nehru University;

  2. Estimating mortality from external causes using data from retrospective surveys: a validation study in Niakhar (Senegal) Gilles Pison, French National Museum of Natural History and Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED); Valérie Delaunay, Institut de Recherche pour le Développement (IRD); Géraldine Duthé, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED); Cheikh Tidiane Ndiaye, Agence Nationale de la Statistique et de la Démographie (ANSD); Bruno Masquelier, Université Catholique de Louvain; Malick Kante, Columbia University; Cheikh Sokhna, Institut de Recherche pour le Développement (IRD); Laetitia Douillot, Institut de Recherche pour le Développement (IRD); Stéphane Helleringer, Columbia University;

  3. Rural and urban differentials in adult mortality in Sub-Saharan Africa Guy Stecklov, Hebrew University of Jerusalem; Ashira Menashe-Oren, Hebrew University of Jerusalem;

  4. Gender, politics, and child mortality: externalities of female political representation? Ross Macmillan, Università Bocconi;

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