Early Childhood Development

Scholarly Publications

Micronutrient Deficiencies and Developmental Delays in Infants: Evidence from a cross-sectional survey in rural China

September 2015

Research increasingly indicates the importance of the nutritional programming that occurs in the first 2–3 years of life.

Anemia and Feeding Practices among Infants in Rural Shaanxi Province in China

January 2015

Anemia is one of the most prevalent public health problems among infants and iron deficiency anemia has been related to many adverse consequences.

Effects of Parental Migration on Mental Health of Left-Behind Children: Evidence from Northwestern China

May 2016

China’s rapid development and urbanization has induced large numbers of rural residents to migrate from their homes in the countryside to urban areas in search of higher wages.