Session 38:
Education and Fertility

Thursday, May 9
1:30 PM - 3:20 PM
Douglas/Paulding
2nd Floor

Chair: Ronald R. Rindfuss, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Discussant: Ross M. Stolzenberg, University of Chicago

  1. The High Fertility of College Educated Women in Norway: An Artifact of the Separate Modelling of Each Parity TransitionOystein Kravdal, University of Oslo

  2. Women's Schooling, Fertility, and Investments in Children in South AfricaDavid Lam, University of Michigan; Kermyt G. Anderson, University of Michigan

  3. How Big Are Educational and Racial Fertility Differentials in the U.S.?S. Philip Morgan, Duke University; Yang Yang, Duke University

  4. Educational Differences in Contraceptive Use, Abortion, and Fertility in Matlab, Bangladesh: The Role of Family Planning ServicesMizanur Rahman, Pathfinder International; Julie DaVanzo, RAND; Abdur Razzaque, ICDDR,B: Centre for Health and Population Research

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