Session 21:
Timing of Childbearing and Fertility Transitions

Thursday, April 15
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Reunion A
Lobby Level

Chair: Lester Andrist, University of Maryland
Discussant: Guy Stecklov, Hebrew University of Jerusalem

  1. Spatial and Temporal Changes in Fertility Behavior of Cohorts in Recent Times and Future Prospects: IndiaSamba Siva Rao Pasupuleti, Indian Statistical Institute; Prasanta Pathak, Indian Statistical Institute

  2. Ongoing Fertility Transition in Kinshasa: Evidence from the 2007 DHSDavid Shapiro, Pennsylvania State University

  3. Educational Choice, Labor Market Entrance, and Family Career – In that Order?Daniel Hallberg, Institute for Futures Studies; Thomas Lindh, Institute for Futures Studies; Jovan Zamac, Uppsala University; Ying Hong, Institute for Futures Studies; Daniel Avdic, Institute for Futures Studies

  4. When Comes Baby in the Baby Carriage? Historical Changes in Three Dimensions of Age at ParenthoodAnn Meier, University of Minnesota; Steven Ruggles, University of Minnesota; Catherine A. Fitch, University of Minnesota

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