Session 31:
Fertility Transitions in Africa

Thursday, April 1
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Beacon G
3rd Floor

Chair: John G. Cleland, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
Discussant: Thomas LeGrand, Université de Montréal

  1. The Christian-Muslim Gap in Sub-Saharan Fertility TransitionsVictor Agadjanian, Arizona State University

  2. Poverty and Fertility in Sub-Saharan Africa. Evidence from 25 CountriesBruno D. Schoumaker, Université Catholique de Louvain

  3. Social Identity and Community Effects on Emergent Birth Limitation in Southern EthiopiaDennis Hogan, Brown University; Belay T. Biratu, Brown University

  4. The Dynamics and Determinants of Fertility Stagnation: Moslems in Israel from 1980-2000Petra Nahmias, Central Bureau of Statistics, Israel; Guy Stecklov, Hebrew University of Jerusalem

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