Session 70:
Fertility Transitions in Sub-Saharan Africa

Friday, May 2
8:30 AM - 10:20 AM
LaSalle
2nd Floor

Chair: Alex Ezeh, African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC)
Discussant: Eliya M. Zulu, African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC)

  1. The Onset of Fertility Transition in Rural West Africa: Evidence from Niakhar Demographic Surveillance System, SenegalValérie Delaunay, Institut de Recherche pour le Développement (IRD); Agnès A. Adjamagbo, Institut de Recherche pour le Développement (IRD); Pierre Levi, Institut de Recherche pour le Développement (IRD); Adama Marra, Institut de Recherche pour le Développement (IRD)

  2. The Fertility Transition in Ethiopia: A Search for ExplanationsMuluye S. Desta, University of Southampton; Ian D. Diamond, University of Southampton; Zoe Mathews, University of Southampton

  3. The Timing of the Fertility Transition in Sub-Saharan AfricaMichel Garenne, Institut de Recherche pour le Développement (IRD); Veronique Joseph

  4. Fertility Transition in Sub-Saharan Africa: Evidence from the Demographic and Health SurveysDavid Shapiro, Pennsylvania State University; Lisa Strunk, Pennsylvania State University; Tesfayi Gebreselassie, Pennsylvania State University

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