Session 177:
Fertility Intentions and Their Consequences

Saturday, April 13
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Napoleon A3
3rd Floor

Chair: Samuel Agyei-Mensah, University of Ghana
Discussant: John B. Casterline, Ohio State University

  1. Unintended Childbearing and Children’s Growth in Northern MalawiAngela Baschieri, University of Southampton; John G. Cleland, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM); Sian Floyd, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM); Kazuyo Machiyama, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM); Albert L. N. Dube, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM); Judith R. Glynn, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM); Anna Molesworth, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM); Mia Crampin, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM); Neil French, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM)

  2. How Mistimed and Unwanted Pregnancies Affect Timing of Antenatal Care Initiation in Three Districts in TanzaniaAmon Exavery, Ifakara Health Institute (IHI); Colin Baynes, Columbia University and Ifakara Health Institute (IHI); Ahmed Hingora, Ifakara Health Institute (IHI); James F. Phillips, Columbia University

  3. Fertility Intentions and the ‘Great Recession’: Evidence from the Eurobarometer SurveysMaria Rita Testa, Wittgenstein Centre (IIASA, VID/ÖAW, WU); Stuart A. Basten, University of Oxford

  4. Quantum, Tempo, Locus and "Wantum" Components in African Fertility Transitions: Implications for the Demographic DividendParfait Eloundou-Enyegue, Cornell University; Habibou Ouedraogo, Institut de Formation et de Recherche Démographiques (IFORD); Sarah Giroux, Cornell University

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