Session 116:
Fertility Decline and Changing Gender Relations

Friday, April 1
12:30 PM - 2:20 PM
Coolidge
Mezzanine Level

Chair: Keera Allendorf, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Discussant: Kirsten Stoebenau, International Center for Research on Women (ICRW)
Discussant: Anju Malhotra, International Center for Research on Women (ICRW)

  1. Has Fertility Decline Contributed to Reducing Gender Inequality in Bangladesh?Sajeda Amin, Population Council; Simeen Mahmud, BRAC University

  2. Intergenerational Relationships between Fertility and Empowerment: The Cebu Longitudinal Health and Nutrition Surveys (CLHNS)Donna L. Ansara, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health; Jessica D. Gipson, University of California, Los Angeles; Socorro A. Gultiano, University of San Carlos; Michelle J. Hindin, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

  3. “Daughters Are Good in Every Way”: Fertility Decline and Changing Child Gender Preference in Rural BangladeshRoslyn S. Fraser, University of Missouri at Columbia; Howard Kress, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC); Mary K. Shenk, University of Missouri at Columbia

  4. Fertility Decline and Educational Gender Inequality in ChinaHua Ye, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology; Xiaogang Wu, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology

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