Session 164:
Fertility Measurement and Models

Saturday, May 3
12:30 PM - 2:20 PM
Directors Row 4
3rd Floor

Chair: Shea Rutstein, ORC Macro
Discussant: Shea Rutstein, ORC Macro

  1. Coping with Time: The Use of a Local Time-Path Calendar in the Measurement of DurationsKaren Haandrikman, University of Groningen; N.V. Rajeswari, J.S.S. Institute of Economic Research

  2. Multilevel Factors Influencing Fertility on the Agricultural Frontier: A Longitudinal Analysis of Women in the Northern Ecuadorian AmazonWilliam Pan, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; David Carr, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

  3. Transformation of First Marriage Behavior of Japanese Female Cohorts: Estimation and Projection of Lifetime Measure via Empirically Adjusted Coale-McNeil ModelRyuichi Kaneko, National Institute of Population and Social Security Research, Japan

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