Session 170:
Abortion II

Saturday, March 31
12:30 PM - 2:15 PM
Gotham
7th floor

Chair: Axel Mundigo, Center for Health and Social Policy
Discussant: Akinrinola Bankole, Guttmacher Institute

  1. Women, Husbands, and In-Laws: Abortion Decision-Making in Madhya Pradesh, IndiaKerry MacQuarrie, International Center for Research on Women (ICRW); Jeffrey Edmeades, International Center for Research on Women (ICRW); Christine MacAulay, International Center for Research on Women (ICRW); Laura Nyblade, International Center for Research on Women (ICRW); Anju Malhotra, International Center for Research on Women (ICRW)

  2. Contraception Matters: The Decline in Induced Abortion in the Former Soviet GeorgiaFlorina I. Serbanescu, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC); Paul Stupp, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC); Leo Morris, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

  3. Role of Induced Abortion in Attaining Reproductive Goals in Kyrgyzstan: A Study Based on KRDHS-1997Alina Sulaimanova, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS); Chander Shekhar, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS)

  4. Abortion-Politics and Media in MexicoEmily Vala-Haynes, Emory University; Roger W. Rochat, Emory University

  5. Impact of Religion on the Attitudes toward Abortion and Contraception Use in Contemporary TaiwanJiexia (Elisa) Zhai, University of Texas at Austin; Wei-hsin Yu, University of Texas at Austin

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