Session 37:
Timing of Childbearing

Thursday, March 29
1:30 PM - 3:15 PM
Soho/Herald
7th floor

Chair: Lawrence L. Wu, New York University
Discussant: Robert D. Mare, University of California, Los Angeles

  1. Transition to Parenthood: The Role of Social Interactions and Endogenous NetworksBelinda Aparicio Diaz, Vienna Institute of Demography; Thomas Fent, Vienna Institute of Demography

  2. Reevaluating the Socioeconomic Effects of Teenage Childbearing: A Counterfactual ApproachDohoon Lee, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

  3. Does Education Delay the Timing of First Birth?Dean R. Lillard, Cornell University; Ning Zhang, Cornell University

  4. The Causal Effect of Fertility Timing on Educational Attainment: An Identification Test Using the Longitudinal Structure of SchoolingKevin Stange, University of California, Berkeley

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