Session 162:
The Context and History of Adolescent Sexual Behavior Trends

Saturday, May 2
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Mackinac East
Level 5

Chair: Kathleen M. Cardona, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Discussant: Karin Brewster, Florida State University

  1. Trends in Adolescent Sexual Behaviors and Reproductive Outcomes in Central America between the 1990s and the Turn of the CenturyGhazaleh Samandari, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Ilene S. Speizer, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

  2. Changing Behavior Risk for Teen Pregnancy in the United States, 1991-2007John Santelli, Columbia University; Mark G. Orr, Columbia University; Laura Lindberg, Guttmacher Institute; Daniela C. Diaz, Columbia University

  3. Social Networks and Sexual Activity among Unmarried Young Women: The Role of School EnvironmentMichelle Poulin, Brown University

  4. Education and the Timing of Sexual Initiation and Marriage in Rural Malawi: A Longitudinal Analysis of the Effect of Grade Attainment, School Dropout and Math and Literacy SkillsErica Soler-Hampejsek, Population Council; Barbara S. Mensch, Population Council; Paul C. Hewett, Population Council

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