Wednesday, December 12 / 2:15 PM - 4:15 PM   •   Themi

Session 48:
Determinants of fertility change in Africa

Chair: Bamikale Feyistan, U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID)
Discussant: David Shapiro, Pennsylvania State University

  1. Fertility transition in Nigeria: Exploring the role of desired number of childrenLatifat Ibisomi, African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC) ; Clifford O. Odimegwu, University of the Witwatersrand

  2. Fertility changes, forms of union and cohabitation in two West African cities, Bamako and LoméSolene Lardoux, Université de Montréal ; Donatien Beguy, African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC)

  3. Analysis of family building patterns in KenyaAlfred Otieno, Population Studies and Research Institute

  4. The dynamics of timing and spacing of births in Ethiopia: A focus on urban-rural differencesDaniel Sahleyesus, University of Colorado at Boulder ; Roderic Beaujot, University of Western Ontario

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