Session 74:
Contraception: The Determinants of Choice

Friday, April 1
8:30 AM - 10:20 AM
Thurgood Marshall East
Mezzanine Level

Chair: Susan F. Newcomer, Eunice Kennedy Schriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development (NICHD), NIH
Discussant: John B. Casterline, Ohio State University

  1. Revising the Definition of Unmet Need for Family PlanningSarah E. K. Bradley, Macro International Inc.; Trevor N. Croft, Macro International Inc.; Joy Fishel, MEASURE DHS

  2. Consequences and Correlates of Pregnancy Scares among Young Women: Preliminary ResultsHeather H. Gatny, University of Michigan; Yasamin Kusunoki, University of Michigan

  3. Gauging the Randomness of Contraceptive FailuresJane Leber Herr, University of Chicago

  4. The Impact of Health Insurance and Abortion Policies on Women‘s Choice of Contraceptive Intensity in the United StatesJosephine Jacobs, Lund University and University of Toronto; Maria A. Stanfors, Lund University

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