Session 51:
New Insights into the Determinants of Adolescent Sexual and Reproductive Health

Thursday, May 1
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
5th Floor

Discussant: Monica J. Grant, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Chair: Christine A. Kelly, Population Council

  1. Fertility among Orphans in Rural Malawi: Challenging Common Assumptions about Risk and MechanismsRachel Kidman, Stony Brook University, State University of New York (SUNY)

  2. Myths and Misinformation: An Analysis of Text Messages Sent to a Sexual and Reproductive Health Q&A Service in NigeriaAnn K. Blanc, Population Council; Kimberly Glazer, Population Council; Uju Ofomata-Aderemi, OneWorld UK; Fadekemi Akinfaderin-Agarau, Education as a Vaccine

  3. Adolescent Sexual Risk Behaviors and Out of School RelationshipsKate W. Strully, University at Albany, State University of New York (SUNY); David P. Kennedy, RAND Corporation

  4. The Effect of a Negative Shock to Fertility Preferences on Subsequent Childbearing, Schooling, and EarningsKandice Kapinos, RAND Corporation; Olga Yakusheva, Marquette University

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