Session 138:
Abortion as a Recourse for Fertility Control

Saturday, April 19
8:30 AM - 10:20 AM
Grand Chenier
5th floor

Chair: Jacqueline E. Darroch, Guttmacher Institute
Discussant: Kelly Blanchard, Ibis Reproductive Health
Discussant: Beth Fredrick, International Women's Health Coalition

  1. The Trend in Induced Abortion in Mexico, a High Prevalence Contraceptive CountryFatima Juarez, El Colegio de México; Susheela D. Singh, Guttmacher Institute; Sandra G. Garcia, Population Council

  2. "Having Another Child Would Be a Life or Death Situation": Understanding Pregnancy Termination in Rural BangladeshJessica D. Gipson, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health; Michelle J. Hindin, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

  3. What do Women Really Pay?: Personal Social and Economic Costs of Abortion in CambodiaRukmini Potdar, University of Maryland; Tamara Fetters, Ipas

  4. Perceived Fertility Regulation Costs and Contraceptive Use in NepalAmie Emens, University of Michigan

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