Session 115:
The Relationship between Fertility and Family Planning

Friday, April 18
2:30 PM - 4:20 PM
Napoleon B3
3rd floor

Chair: Zeba A. Sathar, Population Council
Discussant: Charles Westoff, Princeton University

  1. The Stalled Fertility Transition in Bangladesh: The Effects of Gender and Number PreferencesJane Menken, University of Colorado at Boulder; Nizam Khan, University of Colorado at Boulder; Abdur Razzaque, ICDDR,B: Centre for Health and Population Research

  2. Fertility, Child Underreporting, and Sex Ratios in China: A Closer Look at the New ConsensusDaniel M. Goodkind, U.S. Census Bureau

  3. Reasons Behind the Unmet Need for Contraception in Developing CountriesGilda Sedgh, Guttmacher Institute; Rubina Hussain, Guttmacher Institute; Akinrinola Bankole, Guttmacher Institute; Susheela D. Singh, Guttmacher Institute

  4. Momma's Got the Pill: How Anthony Comstock and Griswold v. Connecticut Shaped U.S. ChildbearingMartha Bailey, University of Michigan

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