Session 56:
Social Demographic Aspects of Fertility: International Perspectives

Thursday, April 15
3:30 PM - 5:20 PM
Reunion B
Lobby Level

Chair: Mary Brinton, Harvard University
Discussant: Charles Hirschman, University of Washington

  1. Religiousness and Reproduction in Muslim CountriesCharles Westoff, Princeton University; John R. Weeks, San Diego State University

  2. Explanations for the Fertility Reversal after 2005 in JapanMiho Iwasawa, National Institute of Population and Social Security Research, Japan; Kenji Kamata, National Institute of Population and Social Security Research, Japan; Ryuichi Kaneko, National Institute of Population and Social Security Research, Japan

  3. Fertile Debates: A Comparative Account of Low Fertility in the Greek and British National PressKaterina Georgiadis, London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE)

  4. Fertility Differentials by Education and Community HIV PrevalenceLaurie DeRose, University of Maryland

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