Session 84:
How Late Can You Wait? Fertility, Fecundity, and Aging

Friday, May 2
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
2nd Floor

Chair: Jane Menken, University of Colorado at Boulder
Discussant: Germán Rodríguez, Princeton University

  1. Pushing the Age Limit? Long-Term Trends in Late Childbearing: Evidence from SwedenFrancesco C. Billari, Università Bocconi; Gunnar Andersson, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research; Hans Lundstrom, Statistics Sweden

  2. How Late Can You Wait? Measurement Challenges and Health Concerns Related to Infertility and Delayed ChildbearingAnjani Chandra, National Center for Health Statistics, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; Elizabeth H. Stephen, Georgetown University; Dik Habbema, Erasmus University; Egbert R. te Velde, Utrecht University

  3. Age and Fertility: What Are Your Chances of Bearing a Child at Each Age?Henri F. Leridon, Institut National de la Santé et de la Recherche Médicale (INSERM)

  4. “Can We Wait until the Early 30s?” Some Results on the Effect of Age on the Probability to Have a First ChildJohn W. McDonald, University of Southampton; Ester Rizzi, Università di Padova; Alessandro Rosina, Università Cattolica

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