Session 212:
The Effects of Government Policies on Fertility

Saturday, May 5
2:30 PM - 4:20 PM
Union Square 17-18
Fourth Floor

Chair: Lindsey Peterson, Mississippi State University
Discussant: Lindsey Peterson, Mississippi State University

  1. Coerced Sterilization: Investigating the Impact on Fertility and Family Wellbeing. Evidence from an Aggressive Family Planning Policy in Peru in the 1990sTanya Byker, University of Michigan; Italo A. Gutierrez, University of Michigan

  2. Evaluating the Mexico City Policy: How U.S. Policy Affects Fertility Outcomes in GhanaKelly M. Jones, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)

  3. Lifetime Impact of Cash Transfer on FertilityYoung-Il Kim, Sogang University

  4. The Effect of the Work-Family Policy on Fertility in JapanMasaaki Mizuochi, Mie University

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