Session 181:
Fertility Intentions

Saturday, May 5
12:30 PM - 2:20 PM
Continental Ballroom 4
Ballroom Level

Chair: Rebha Sabharwal, Arizona State University
Discussant: Jennifer Johnson-Hanks, University of California, Berkeley

  1. How Real Are Reproductive Goals? Uncertainty and the Construction of Fertility PreferencesMaire Ni Bhrolchain, University of Southampton; Eva Beaujouan, University of Southampton

  2. Do Preceding Questions Influence the Reporting of Childbearing Intentions in Social Surveys?Paul Mathews, London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE); Maria Iacovou, University of Essex; Rebecca Sear, Durham University; Ernestina E. Coast, London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE)

  3. Uncertain Timing in Family PlanningLaura Bernardi, Université de Lausanne; Monika Mynarska, Cardinal Stefan Wyszynski University; Clementine Rossier, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED)

  4. Fertility Intentions: There’s More than We Think (and Sometimes Less)Christine A. Bachrach, Duke University and University of Maryland; S. Philip Morgan, Duke University

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