Session 101:
Fertility Declines: Rapid, Slow, Stalled

Friday, March 30
12:30 PM - 2:15 PM
4th floor

Chair: Charles Westoff, Princeton University
Discussant: John G. Cleland, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine

  1. Does Economic Growth Reduce Fertility? The Indian Green Revolution Experience.Andrew Foster, Brown University; Mark R. Rosenzweig, Yale University

  2. Poverty and Fertility Decline in Rural Pakistan: Results of a Longitudinal Study in Punjab and NWFP.Sharon J. Ghuman, Population Council; Zeba A. Sathar, Population Council; Cynthia B. Lloyd, Population Council

  3. Fertility Transition in the Developing World: Progress or Stagnation?John Bongaarts, Population Council

  4. Fertility Transition in Sub-Saharan Africa: Falling and StallingDavid Shapiro, Pennsylvania State University; Tesfayi Gebreselassie, Macro International Inc.

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