Session 102:
New Ways of Looking at Fertility Measurement Challenges

Friday, March 31
12:30 PM - 2:20 PM
San Gabriel B
Lobby Level

Chair: William D. Mosher, National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), CDC
Discussant: Elizabeth H. Stephen, Georgetown University

  1. How Many Children Does It Take to Replace Their Parents? Variation in Replacement Fertility as an Indicator of Child Survival and Gender StatusRobert Engelman, Population Action International; Elizabeth Leahy, Population Action International

  2. Religion and Fertility in the United States: A Geographical AnalysisLisa Jordan, University of Colorado at Boulder

  3. Multivariate Analysis of Parity-Progression-Based Measures of the Total Fertility Rate and Its Components Using Individual-Level DataRobert D. Retherford, East West Center; Naohiro Ogawa, Nihon University; Rikiya Matsukura, Nihon University

  4. Fertility among Immigrant Women in France: New Data, a New ApproachLaurent Toulemon, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED)

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