Session 74:
The Emergence of Very Low Fertility in China and India

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

Chair: Siew-Ean Khoo, Australian National University
Discussant: Geoffrey McNicoll, Population Council

  1. Below Replacement Fertility Preferences in Shanghai, ChinaGiovanna Merli, Duke University

  2. Shanghai’s Ultra-Low Fertility: The Future for Other Populations?Wolfgang Lutz, International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA); Stuart A. Basten, International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA)

  3. Population Policy, Economic Development and Low Fertility in Guangdong Province, China, 1975-2005Jiajian Chen, East West Center; Robert D. Retherford, East West Center; Minja K. Choe, East-West Center; Xiru Li, National Bureau of Statistics of China; Hongyan Cui, National Bureau of Statistics of China

  4. Middle Class Dreams: India’s One Child FamiliesAlaka Malwade Basu, Cornell University; Sonalde B. Desai, University of Maryland

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