Session 27:
Sexual Behavior and STIs

Thursday, May 3
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Union Square 15-16
Fourth Floor

Chair: Thespina Yamanis, American University
Discussant: Sara Hertog, United Nations

  1. Adolescent Sexual Risk Behaviors: The Role of Family, Peer, and School Social NormsRebekah Levine Coley, Boston College; Alicia Doyle Lynch, Boston College; James Mahalik, Boston College; Jacqueline Sims, Boston College

  2. Young Adulthood Multiple Partnerships: The Long-Term Consequences of Maternal Parenting Style for Young Women’s Risky BehaviorAmanda T. Berger, Child Trends; Sandra Hofferth, University of Maryland

  3. Condom Use at Sexual Debut among Chinese Adolescents: Findings from a National SurveyWei Guo, Peking University; Xiaoying Zheng, Peking University

  4. Does AIDS Treatment Stimulate Negative Behavioral Response? A Field Experiment in South AfricaPlamen Nikolov, Harvard University

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