Session 209:
Fertility Transitions in Sub-Saharan Africa II

Saturday, May 3
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Salons A-B
4th Floor

Discussant: Bruno D. Schoumaker, Université Catholique de Louvain
Chair: David Shapiro, Pennsylvania State University

  1. Indicators of Trends in Fertility in Sub-Saharan AfricaCharles Westoff, Princeton University; Kristin Bietsch, Princeton University; Dawn Koffman, Princeton University

  2. What Explains Rwanda's Drop in Fertility between 2005 and 2010?Tom Bundervoet, World Bank Group

  3. The One God Sends to Save Me: Conflicted Fertility Preferences and Unmet Need among Burkina Faso’s Urban PoorClémentine Rossier, University of Geneva; Leigh G. Senderowicz, Université de Ouagadougou and Harvard University

  4. HIV/AIDS and the Stall in Fertility Decline in Rural South AfricaJill Williams, University of Colorado at Boulder; Christie Sennott, University of Colorado at Boulder; Casey Blalock, University of Colorado at Boulder; Mildred Shabangu, Bubhezi Healthcare Clinic; Jane Menken, University of Colorado at Boulder; Mark Collinson, University of the Witwatersrand; Kathleen Kahn, University of the Witwatersrand; Stephen Tollman, University of the Witwatersrand

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