Session 128:
Variations in the Lowest-Low Fertility

Friday, March 31
2:30 PM - 4:20 PM
Los Feliz
Lobby Level

Chair: Karen Oppenheim Mason, East West Center
Discussant: Robert D. Retherford, East West Center

  1. Analyzing Fertility Trends in Russia, 1985-2001, Using Individual Fertility HistoriesTheodore P. Gerber, University of Wisconsin at Madison; Erika Barth Cottrell, University of Wisconsin at Madison

  2. Localized Fertility Policies and Below Replacement Fertility in ChinaBaochang Gu, Renmin University of China; Feng Wang, University of California, Irvine

  3. The Inadequacies of Current Theory on Very Low Fertility: Lessons from the Italian CaseDavid I. Kertzer, Brown University; Laura Bernardi, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research

  4. The Changing Effects of Education on Family Formation during a Period of Rapid Social Change: Lowest-Low Fertility in Post-Soviet UkraineBrienna Perelli, University of Michigan

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