Session 216:
Methodological Issues in Measuring Desires Related to Fertility

Saturday, April 13
12:30 PM - 2:00 PM
Napoleon A2
3rd Floor

Chair: Yasamin Kusunoki, University of Michigan
Discussant: Jennifer S. Barber, University of Michigan

  1. The Decline in Non-Numeric Desired Family Size: A Cross-Regional AnalysisLauren Bachan, Pennsylvania State University; Margaret Frye, University of California, Berkeley

  2. Revisiting Retrospective Reporting of Birth IntendednessKaren B. Guzzo, Bowling Green State University; Sarah R. Hayford, Arizona State University

  3. The Reliability and Stability of Measures about People’s Values and Beliefs concerning Family Life and Social ChangeArland Thornton, University of Michigan; Dirgha J. Ghimire, University of Michigan; Linda Young-DeMarco, University of Michigan; Prem B. Bhandari, University of Michigan

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