Session 118:
School, Work, and Fertility Transitions in Southern Africa

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

Chair: Murray Leibbrandt, University of Cape Town
Discussant: Elodie Djemai, University of Michigan

  1. Bumpy Rides: School to Work Transitions in South AfricaTodd Pugatch, University of Michigan

  2. Early Childbearing, Human Capital Attainment, and Mortality RiskCally Ardington, University of Cape Town; Alicia Menendez, University of Chicago; Tinofa Mutevedzi, Africa Centre

  3. Transitions to Adulthood in Rural Malawi: A Comparison of the Timing and Sequencing of Major Life Events Using Different Modes of Data CollectionBarbara S. Mensch, Population Council; Erica Soler-Hampejsek, Population Council; Christine Kelly, Population Council; Paul C. Hewett, Population Council

  4. Income Shocks and Adolescent Mental HealthSarah Baird, George Washington University; Jacobus de Hoop, Tinbergen Institute and Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam; Berk Ozler, World Bank Group

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