Session 41:
Fertility and Social Inequality in Developing Countries

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

Chair: Tomas Frejka, Independent Consultant
Discussant: Elwood Carlson, Florida State University

  1. Why Is Fertility Still So High in Guatemala?Sofie De Broe, University of Southampton; Andrew Hinde, University of Southampton; Jane Falkingham, London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE)

  2. Closing Gender Gaps in Education in Africa: The Potential Contribution of Pregnancy-Avoidance ProgramsParfait Eloundou-Enyegue, Cornell University; Joseph M. Stycos, Cornell University; Fatou S. Jah, Cornell University

  3. Does Family Planning Program Reduce Inequality in Fertility, Contraceptive Use, and Other Health Care Utilization? Evidence from BangladeshSaifuddin Ahmed, Johns Hopkins University

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