Session 81:
Fertility Timing: Europe and South America

Friday, May 4
8:30 AM - 10:20 AM
Union Square 19-20
Fourth Floor

Chair: Jennifer A. Holland, Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute (NIDI)
Discussant: Elizabeth Thomson, Stockholm University and University of Wisconsin-Madison

  1. Individual Autonomy and Timing of Childbearing: A Cross-European ComparisonArieke J. Rijken, Netherlands Institute for the Study of Crime and Law Enforcement; Francesco C. Billari, Università Bocconi

  2. Jobs, Careers, and Becoming a Parent under State Socialist and Free Market Conditions: The Case of EstoniaSunnee Billingsley, Stockholm University; Luule Sakkeus, Tallinn University; Allan Puur, Estonian Interuniversity Population Research Centre

  3. Out-of-Union Fertility in ParaguayEmily Vala-Haynes, University of Pennsylvania; Claudia Valeggia, University of Pennsylvania

  4. The Role of Mother’s Age at Birth for Children's Education in the Context of Below-Replacement Fertility in BrazilLeticia J. Marteleto, University of Texas at Austin; Molly Dondero, University of Texas at Austin

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