Session 95:
Family and Social Change in Sub-Saharan Africa

Friday, March 31
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
San Pedro
Lobby Level

Chair: Sangeetha Madhavan, Tulane University
Discussant: Daniel Smith, Brown University

  1. Risk, Network Quality, and Family Structure: Child Fostering Decisions in Burkina FasoRichard Akresh, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

  2. Crossing the Marriage Threshold in a High HIV SettingMichelle Poulin, Boston University

  3. Family-Building Processes and Fertility Transition in Ethiopia: An Analysis Using Parity Progression RatiosGebre-Egziabher Kiros, Florida A&M University; Vasantha K. Kandiah, United Nations

  4. Changing Living Arrangements of the Young after First Marriage in Urban MaliSolene Lardoux, Population Council

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