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Jere R. Behrman, University of Pennsylvania

May 10, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm PDT

Co-sponsored with the Applied Group in the Department of Economics

“Early-Life Undernourishment in Developing Countries:  Prevalence, Impacts over the Life Cycle and Determinants”

Abstract:

Early-life undernourishment is a widespread phenomenon in many developing countries, with an estimated 170 million children under 5 years of age stunted, the standard indicator of chronic malnutrition.  This presentation summarizes an ongoing work program on this topic, with reference to the prevalence, impacts and determinants of such undernutrition.

 

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Date:
May 10, 2017
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm PDT
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Venue

CCPR Seminar Room
4240 Public Affairs Building
Los Angeles, CA 90095 United States

Organizer

CCPR Seminars
Email:
seminars@ccpr.ucla.edu

Details

Date:
May 10, 2017
Time:
12:00 pm - 1:30 pm PDT
Event Category:

Venue

CCPR Seminar Room
4240 Public Affairs Building
Los Angeles, CA 90095 United States

Organizer

CCPR Seminars
Email:
seminars@ccpr.ucla.edu