Session 13:
The Onset of Fertility Decline in Africa

Thursday, March 31
8:30 AM - 10:20 AM
Room 405
Level 4

Chair: Lakhi Sabaratnam, Davidson College
Discussant: Victor Agadjanian, Arizona State University

  1. The Impact of Freedom on Fertility Transition: Revisiting the Theoretical FrameworkMartha M. Campbell, University of California, Berkeley; Nuriye Nalan Sahin-Hodoglugil, University of California, Berkeley; Malcolm Potts, University of California, Berkeley

  2. Accounting for the Disparity in the Fertility Transition in Ethiopia: A Multilevel and Decomposition ApproachMuluye Desta, University of Southampton

  3. Why is Fertility Transition Slowest in Yemen among the Arab States? Some Clues from the Analysis of Proximate Determinants of FertilityPrem C. Saxena, Independent Consultant

  4. The Impact of Land Availability on Fertility Behavior in Nyeri District, KenyaKarina M. Shreffler, Pennsylvania State University; Gloria Chepngeno, African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC); F. Nii-Amoo Dodoo, Pennsylvania State University

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