Session 83:
Fertility, Reproductive Health And Economic Change

Friday, April 18
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Napoleon B3
3rd floor

Chair: Jed Friedman, World Bank Group
Discussant: Alison M. Buttenheim, Princeton University

  1. Hurricanes, Hoarding and Replacement: Estimating the Causal Effect of Mortality on FertilityClaus C. Pörtner, University of Washington

  2. The Impact of Credit and Family Planning Programs on Fertility and Contraceptive Use in Ethiopia: Results From a Randomized ExperimentJaikishan Desai, Research For Development India Pvt. Ltd.; Alessandro Tarozzi, Duke University

  3. Post-Soviet Economic Crisis and Fertility Decline: Parity-Specific Trends in TajikistanDavid Clifford, University of Southampton

  4. Reevaluating the Causes of the Baby Boom: Understanding the Effects of Electrification in the United States, 1925 to 1960William J. Collins, Vanderbilt University and National Bureau of Economic Research

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