Session 1:
Low Fertility in Comparative Perspective

Thursday, April 15
8:30 AM - 10:20 AM
Reunion F
Lobby Level

Chair: Peter McDonald, Australian National University
Discussant: Peter McDonald, Australian National University

  1. Lowest-Low Fertility: A Theory of Normative Rigidity and Economic ContextMary Brinton, Harvard University; Dong Ju Lee, Harvard University

  2. Support Environments for Families and Fertility IntentionsKristen Harknett, University of Pennsylvania; Carla Medalia, University of Pennsylvania

  3. Gender Equality and Fertility: Which Equality Matters?Trude LappegÄrd, Statistics Norway; Daniele Vignoli, University of Florence; Dorothea Rieck, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research; Cornelia Muresan, University Babes-Bolyai of Cluj

  4. Social Capital and Pressure in Fertility Decision-Making: Second and Third Birth in France, Germany and BulgariaNicoletta Balbo, University of Groningen

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