Thursday, October 1 / 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM   •   Karam 5

Session 178:
Lost lives: infant mortality

Chair: Jean-Christophe Fotso, African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC)

  1. Infant mortality in Niger between 1986 and 1997: a comparative interethnic study with explanatory factorsAbd El Aziz Khalfaoui, Université Montesquieu - Bordeaux IV ; Roger Waka Modjo, Université Montesquieu - Bordeaux IV

  2. Infant mortality in rural Bangladesh: state dependence vs unobserved heterogeneityUnnati Rani Saha, ICDDR,B ; Arthur van Soest, Tilburg University

  3. Framing correlates of still births in India: a path analysis approachChandan Kumar, Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) Roorkee ; Sulabha Parasuraman, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS)

  4. Impact of community well-being on infant mortality in a demographically backward state in IndiaBarsharani Maharana, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS) ; Laishram Ladusingh, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS)

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