Session 136:
Demographic Processes in Brazil- Recent Trends and Interpretations. Sponsored Jointly by Brazilian Population Association

Saturday, May 3
8:30 AM - 10:20 AM
Rochester
3rd Floor

Chair: Eduardo L.G. Rios-Neto, Federal University of Minas Gerais
Discussant: Marcia C. De Castro, Princeton University

  1. Brazilian Population Ageing: Differences in Well-Being by Rural and Urban DifferencesAna Amelia Camarano, Instituto de Pesquisa EconĂ´mica Aplicada (IPEA)

  2. What Will Happen to Brazilian Fertility?Ana Maria Goldani, University of California, Los Angeles

  3. Demographic Dynamics in Brazil's Major Ecological RegionsDaniel Joseph Hogan, Universidade Estadual de Campinas

  4. Scheduled Cesarean Sections in Brazil: Why so Many?Joseph E. Potter, University of Texas at Austin; Kristine Hopkins, University of Texas at Austin; Ignez H.O. Perpétuo, Federal University of Minas Gerais; Anibal Faundes, Centro de Pesquisas Materno-Infantis de Campinas (CEMICAMP)

  5. Trends in Inequalities in Under-Five Mortality: Evidence from São Paulo, Brazil, 1970-1991Narayan Sastry, RAND

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