Session 73:
Family Planning, Reproductive Health and Fertility in Africa

Friday, April 16
8:30 AM - 10:20 AM
Reunion F
Lobby Level

Chair: Jennifer Johnson-Hanks, University of Texas at Austin
Discussant: Alexander Weinreb, University of Texas at Austin

  1. Reconstructing Fertility Trends in Sub-Saharan Africa by Combining Multiple Surveys Affected by Data Quality ProblemsBruno D. Schoumaker, Université Catholique de Louvain

  2. Stopping, Spacing and Postponing: Patterns of Fertility Decline in AfricaTom A. Moultrie, University of Cape Town; Ian M. Timaeus, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM)

  3. A Moveable Feast?: The Flexibility of Fertility Preferences in a Transitioning Malawian CommunityJenny Trinitapoli, Pennsylvania State University

  4. Onset of Childbearing and Circular Migration in Rural South AfricaGayatri Singh, Brown University; Benjamin D. Clark, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM); Jill Williams, University of Colorado at Boulder

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