Session 150:
Fertility Declines: Patterns and Causes

Saturday, March 31
10:30 AM - 12:15 PM
Soho/Herald
7th floor

Chair: Vasantha K. Kandiah, United Nations
Discussant: David Shapiro, Pennsylvania State University

  1. Trends in Reproductive Inequality in Sub-Saharan Africa: A Micro-Macro DistinctionSarah Giroux, Cornell University; Parfait Eloundou-Enyegue, Cornell University

  2. Towards below Replacement Fertility in Southern AfricaMichel Garenne, Institut Pasteur; Stephen Tollman, University of the Witwatersrand; Kathleen Kahn, University of the Witwatersrand

  3. Understanding Fertility Decline in EgyptFatma El- Zanaty, El- Zanaty & Associates

  4. The Transition to Lower Fertility in the West Bank and Gaza Strip: Evidence from Recent SurveysMarwan Khawaja, American University of Beirut; Shireen Assaf, American University of Beirut

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