Session 16:
Changing Family Planning Programs in Asia

Thursday, March 29
8:30 AM - 10:15 AM
Julliard
5th floor

Chair: Robert D. Retherford, East West Center
Discussant: Mary Arends-Kuenning, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

  1. The Changing Influence of China’s Family Planning Programme on Women’s Contraceptive Choices: Evidence from a Multilevel Analysis of the Recent UNFPA Reproductive Health SurveysJames Brown, University of Southampton; Bohua Li, China Population Information and Research Center (CPIRC); Sabu S. Padmadas, University of Southampton

  2. Does Policy Relaxation Increase Contraceptive Flexibility? Short-Acting Contraceptive Use in ChinaXingshan Cao, University of Toronto

  3. Changing Family Planning Scenario in India: A Trend Analysis of Major StatesSaurav Dey, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS)

  4. Twenty Years of Field Worker Visits by FP Workers in Bangladesh: Do We Really Need Them?Nashid Kamal, Independent University, Bangladesh; Masuda Mohsena, Ibrahim Medical College

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