Session 57:
Contextual Influences on Fertility

Thursday, April 30
3:30 PM - 5:20 PM
Ambassador Ballroom 3
Level 3

Chair: Elizabeth Cooksey, Ohio State University
Discussant: Lori Kowaleski-Jones, University of Utah

  1. Choice or Constraint? Mass Incarceration and Fertility Outcomes among American MenBryan L. Sykes, University of Washington; Becky Pettit, University of Washington

  2. Parenting in Vain? Stepfather Influences on Early Transitions to ParenthoodKara Joyner, Bowling Green State University; Julie H. Carmalt, Cornell University; Rachel Dunifon, Cornell University

  3. The Impact of Schooling on the Timing of Marriage and Fertility: Evidence from a Change in Compulsory Schooling LawMeltem Dayioglu, Middle East Technical University; Murat Kirdar, Middle East Technical University; Ismet Koc, Hacettepe University

  4. Re-Examining Women’s Wages and Fertility: Has the Relationship Changed over Time?Kelly Musick, University of Southern California; Sarah Edgington, University of California, Los Angeles

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