Session 40:
Low Fertility

Thursday, May 1
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Salons C-D
4th Floor

Discussant: Joshua R. Goldstein, University of California, Berkeley
Chair: Laurent Toulemon, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED)

  1. Untangling Puzzles: Socioeconomic Development, Gender Equity, and Low FertilityThomas Anderson, University of Pennsylvania; Hans-Peter Kohler, University of Pennsylvania

  2. The Changing Relationship between Fertility and Economic Development: Evidence from 256 Sub-National European Regions between 1996 to 2010Jonathan Fox, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research

  3. Allegiance and Alliance: Low Fertility in the Long Shadow of World War IIAlexander Weinreb, University of Texas at Austin; Jenna Johnson-Hanks, University of California, Berkeley

  4. Fertility Patterns in Formerly Socialist Countries of Europe: Are They Converging with the West?Tomas Frejka, Independent Consultant; Stuart A. Basten, University of Oxford

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