Session 146:
Adolescent Sexual and Reproductive Health

Friday, May 2
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
3rd Floor

Discussant: Robert Blum, Johns Hopkins University
Chair: Jeffrey Bingenheimer, George Washington University

  1. Re-Examining the Impact of Education on Teenage Motherhood: Evidence from North CarolinaPoh Lin Tan, Duke University

  2. Unmet Need among Young Women: A Global Comparison of Levels, Trends, and ComponentsKerry MacQuarrie, University of Washington

  3. Adolescent Pregnancy, Birth and Abortion Rates across CountriesGilda Sedgh, Guttmacher Institute; Lawrence B. Finer, Guttmacher Institute; Akinrinola Bankole, Guttmacher Institute; Susheela D. Singh, Guttmacher Institute; Michelle Eilers, Guttmacher Institute

  4. Risk and Protective Factors and Trends over Time in Initiation of Sexual Intercourse among Adolescents, Rakai District, Uganda, 1994-2011John Santelli, Columbia University; Inge K. Holden, Columbia University; Xiaobo Zhong, Columbia University; Ying Wei, Columbia University; Richard Musoke, Johns Hopkins University

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