Session 139:
Adolescent Reproductive Health in Developed Countries

Saturday, May 11
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Carter
3rd Floor

Chair: Sarah S. Brown, National Campaign to Prevent Teen Pregnancy (NCPTP)
Discussant: J.J. Card, Sociometrics Corporation

  1. Educational Careers and Delayed First Sexual Intercourse: The Italian ParadoxFrancesco C. Billari, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research; Maria Castiglioni, University of Padova; Dalla Zuanna Gianpiero, University of Padua; Marzia Mancin, University of Padova

  2. Why Do Some Adolescents Have Risky Sex? The Role of Family Background, Childhood Behaviors, and Adolescent RelationshipsElizabeth Cooksey, Ohio State University; Frank Mott, Ohio State University; Darcy W. Hango, Ohio State University

  3. Can Changes in Sexual Behaviors among High School Students Explain the Decline in Teen Pregnancy Rates in the 1990s?John S. Santelli, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC); Joyce C. Abma, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; Stephanie Ventura, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; Laura Lindberg, Urban Institute

  4. Adolescent Reproductive Health in Japan: Demographic and Policy DimensionsRyuzaburo Sato, National Institute of Population and Social Security Research, Japan

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