Session 21:
Fertility, Politics and Public Policy

Thursday, April 17
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Napoleon B2
3rd floor

Chair: David E. Bloom, Harvard University
Discussant: Sanders Korenman, Baruch College, City University of New York (CUNY)
Discussant: Katherine Hempstead, Rutgers University

  1. Unmet Need for Abortion in the United StatesStanley K. Henshaw, Guttmacher Institute; Rachel K. Jones, Guttmacher Institute

  2. Effects of Abortion Legalization: Complications Treated at a Tertiary Care Center in Kathmandu, Nepal 2001-2007Jillian T. Henderson, University of California, San Francisco; Kasturi Malla, Parokapar Hospital for Obstetrics and Gynaecology; Ashma Rana, Tribhuvan University; Mahesh Puri, Center for Research on Environment Health and Population Activities (CREHPA); Cynthia C. Harper, University of California, San Francisco; Maya Blum, University of California, San Francisco; Bishnu Choulagai, Center for Research on Environment Health and Population Activities (CREHPA); Philip Darney, University of California, San Francisco

  3. Education and Permanent Childlessness: Austria vs. SwedenGerda Neyer, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research; Jan Hoem, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research

  4. The Effect of Abortion Legalization on Teenage Out-of-Wedlock Childbearing in Future CohortsSerkan Ozbeklik, Claremont McKenna College

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