Session 131:
Contextual and Policy Influences on Reproductive Health and Fertility

Friday, April 16
2:30 PM - 4:20 PM
Reunion E
Lobby Level

Chair: Clea McNeely, University of Tennessee at Knoxville
Discussant: Sabina Haberlen, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Discussant: Amy Tsui, Johns Hopkins University

  1. Wanted Fertility, Unwanted Fertility, and Fertility Decline: A Fresh AssessmentJohn B. Casterline, Ohio State University; Jennifer A. Mendoza, Ohio State University; Laila El-Zeini, American University in Cairo

  2. Reproductive Health Laws, Contraceptive Use, and Fertility Trends Around the WorldDavid E. Bloom, Harvard University; David Canning, Harvard University; Jocelyn E. Finlay, Harvard University

  3. Using Population Policies and Non-Governmental Organizations to Explain HIV/AIDS Outcomes in Sub-Saharan AfricaRachel S. Robinson, American University

  4. Community Factors Shaping the Sexual Behavior of Married Males in 8 African CountriesRob Stephenson, Emory University

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