Session 34:
Couples and Family Planning

Thursday, April 1
1:30 PM - 3:20 PM
3rd Floor

Chair: Akinrinola Bankole, Alan Guttmacher Institute
Discussant: Elizabeth Thomson, University of Wisconsin at Madison

  1. Contextual Factors, Gender Relations within the Couple, and Family Planning Use in Dakar-SenegalMariam Ben Aya, Université de Montréal; Macoumba Thiam, Université de Montréal

  2. Current Use of Contraception among the Pare of Northern Tanzania: Do Wife-Husband Relations Matter or Is It Women's Empowerment?Ulla M. Larsen, Harvard University; Marida Hollos, Brown University

  3. Couple's Reproductive Goals in India and Its Policy RelevanceFaujdar Ram, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS); Abhishek Singh, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS)

  4. The Influence of Couple and Contextual Characteristics on Current Contraceptive Use in Two States in IndiaSagri Singh, Johns Hopkins University; Laurie Zabin, Johns Hopkins University

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