Session 93:
Abortion I

Friday, April 1
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Thurgood Marshall South
Mezzanine Level

Chair: Gilda Sedgh, Guttmacher Institute
Discussant: James Trussell, Princeton University

  1. Induced Abortion and the Mexico City Policy in AfricaEran Bendavid, Stanford University; Patrick Avila, Stanford University; Grant Miller, Stanford University and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

  2. Changes in U.S. Abortion Rates by Subgroup, 2000 and 2008Rachel K. Jones, Guttmacher Institute; Megan L. Kavanaugh, Guttmacher Institute

  3. Correlates of Spontaneous and Induced Abortion in India: An Investigation Using a Nationwide Large Scale Survey DataBarsharani Maharana, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS)

  4. Pregnancy and Access to Abortion of Unmarried Women Aged 15-24 in ChinaXiaoying Zheng, Peking University; Rong rong Yang, Peking University; Ting Lin, Peking University; Hua Chen, Peking University; He Chen, Peking University; Lingfang Tan, Peking University; Yukun Hu, Peking University; Gong Chen, Peking University

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