Session 71:
Adolescent Fertility

Friday, April 1
8:30 AM - 10:20 AM
Salon I
Level 5

Chair: Karin Brewster, Florida State University
Discussant: Christine A. Bachrach, National Institutes of Health (NIH)

  1. Updating Estimates of Contraceptive Use at First Sexual Intercourse among Teenagers in the United StatesJoyce C. Abma, National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), CDC; Brittany Dawson, National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), CDC

  2. Understanding the Fertility-Economy Link for TeenagersJeremy Arkes, RAND; Jacob A. Klerman, RAND

  3. Does Early Motherhood have Adverse Consequences for Later Socio-Economic Circumstances and Health? Evidence from Two British Longitudinal StudiesSuzanne L. Butterworth, University College London; Mike Wadsworth; Emily Grundy, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine; Cecilia Tomassini, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

  4. Condom Availability in Schools: A Follow-up Evaluation of Philadelphia's Health Resource CentersAdena M. Galinsky, Johns Hopkins University; Frank Furstenberg, University of Pennsylvania

  5. Like Mother, Like Daughter? The Intergenerational Consequences of Teen ChildbearingSusan Jekielek, Child Trends

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