Tuesday, December 1 / 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM   •   Acropolis 5

Session 44:
Theories of Contemporary Fertility Transitions

Chair: Natal Ayiga, North-West University, South Africa
Discussant: Yovani Moses A. Lubaale, Makerere University

  1. Is stalled fertility in Africa a late consequence of stalled female education due to Structural Adjustment Programs in the 1980s?Wolfgang Lutz, International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA) ; Anne Goujon, Wittgenstein Centre (IIASA, VID/ÖAW, WU) ; Samir K.C., Wittgenstein Centre (IIASA, VID/ÖAW, WU)

  2. Does socio-economic inequality hasten fertility decline in sub-Saharan Africa?Clémentine Rossier, University of Geneva ; Jamaica Corker, University of Geneva ; Bruno D. Schoumaker, Université Catholique de Louvain

  3. Stalling fertility transitions and implications for population and development policies and programmes in TanzaniaCollins Opiyo, United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) ; Samweli Msokwa, United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) ; Monika S. Sawhney, Marshall University

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