Session 165:
Explaining Fertility Patterns in International Contexts

Saturday, May 2
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Marquette B
Level 5

Chair: Nyovani Madise, University of Southampton
Discussant: Jane Menken, University of Colorado at Boulder

  1. Socioeconomic Progress and Fertility Transition in the Developing World: Evidence from the Demographic and Health SurveysAmanda Kreider, Pennsylvania State University; David Shapiro, Pennsylvania State University; Malika Sinha, Pennsylvania State University; Catherine Varner, Pennsylvania State University

  2. Rural-To-Urban Migration and Fertility in an Environment of Change: Evidence from Nang Rong, ThailandJeffrey Edmeades, International Center for Research on Women (ICRW)

  3. Patterns of Stall in Fertility Decline and Their Determinants in Eastern AfricaAlex C. Ezeh, African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC); Blessing Mberu, African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC); Jacques Emina Be-Ofuriyua, African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC)

  4. HIV Prevalence, Investment in Education and Fertility TrajectoriesLaurie DeRose, University of Maryland

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