Session 127:
Family Planning, Reproductive Health, and Fertility in Asia

Friday, April 1
2:30 PM - 4:20 PM
Thurgood Marshall North
Mezzanine Level

Chair: Emme Edmunds, Cornell University
Discussant: Karen Oppenheim Mason, East-West Center

  1. Marriage and First Birth Intervals in Early and Late Marrying Societies: An Exploration of DeterminantsSajeda Amin, Population Council; Ashish Bajracharya, Population Council

  2. Sources of Fertility Decline in South Asia: A Regional AnalysisBatool Zaidi, Population Council

  3. The Influence of Individual and Neighbor Attitudes on Progression to Higher Parity BirthElyse Jennings, University of Michigan; Jennifer S. Barber, University of Michigan

  4. Is Recent Fertility Decline in India Poverty Induced?Chander Shekhar, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS); Namrata Mondal, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS)

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