Session 121:
Adolescent Fertility in Developing Countries

Friday, April 1
2:30 PM - 4:20 PM
Salon K
Level 5

Chair: Karin Brewster, Florida State University
Discussant: Laurie DeRose, University of Maryland

  1. Increasing Adolescent and Youth Fertility in Brazil: A New Trend or a One-Time Event?Suzana M Cavenaghi, National School of Statistics (ENCE/IBGE); Elza Berquó, Universidade Estadual de Campinas

  2. Regional Variation in Age at First Birth among the Adolescents in NigeriaOpeyemi Fadeyibi, Obafemi Awolowo University; Alfred Adewuyi, Obafemi Awolowo University

  3. Adolescent Fertility in India: Levels, Differentials and DeterminantsK. Anilkumar, Tata Institute of Social Sciences

  4. Tradition and Change: The Transition to Adulthood among Ethiopian WomenDavid P. Lindstrom, Brown University; Gebre-Egziabher Kiros, Florida A&M University; Dennis Hogan, Brown University

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