Session 7:
Reproduction and Politics

Thursday, April 11
8:30 AM - 10:00 AM
Oak Alley
4th Floor

Chair: Yong Cai, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Discussant: Yong Cai, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

  1. The Factors Underlying the 82nd Texas Legislature’s Decision to Restrict Access to Family Planning in TexasAbigail R. A. Aiken, University of Texas at Austin; Dan Garrette, University of Texas at Austin

  2. Abortion Liberalization Policies around the World: Hidden Differences in the Diffusion ProcessElizabeth Boyle, University of Minnesota; Minzee Kim, University of Minnesota; Wesley Longhofer, Emory University

  3. Abortion before and after RoeTheodore Joyce, Baruch College, City University of New York (CUNY) and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER); Ruoding Tan, City University of New York (CUNY) and CUNY Institute for Demographic Research (CIDR); Yuxiu Zhang, City University of New York (CUNY)

  4. Political Marginalization and Fertility: A Case Comparison of Arizona and New MexicoJoanne Rodrigues, University of California, Berkeley

  5. Gender and Congressional Voting on Reproductive Health and RightsSuzanne Petroni, International Center for Research on Women (ICRW)

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