Session 77:
Biodemography of Reproduction

Thursday, April 11
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Napoleon B2
3rd Floor

Chair: Caroline H. Bledsoe, Northwestern University
Discussant: Caroline H. Bledsoe, Northwestern University

  1. Self-Correction of Sex Ratios in India: Evidence from the 1981-2011 Census DataDavid Bishai, Johns Hopkins University; Nadia Diamond-Smith, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

  2. Breast-Feeding, Inter-Birth Intervals and Household Budgets: A Biodemographic Framework for Linking Changes in Fertility and Obesity in Low- and Middle-Income CountriesDaniel Hruschka, Arizona State University; Ashley Hagaman, Arizona State University

  3. The Causal Relationship between Fertility and Infant Mortality: Prospective Analyses of a Population in TransitionHillard S. Kaplan, University of New Mexico; Paul L. Hooper, University of New Mexico; Jonathan Stieglitz, University of New Mexico; Lisa S. McAllister, University of California, Santa Barbara

  4. Kin and Fertility in Indonesia: How Do Different Measures of Kin Availability Affect the Results?Kristin Snopkowski, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM); Rebecca Sear, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM)

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