Saturday, July 23 / 10:30 AM - 12:00 PM   •   Auditorium Descartes

Session 164:
Prospects for below-replacement fertility

Chair: Mohammad J. Abbasi-Shavazi , University of Tehran
Discussant: S. Philip Morgan, Duke University

  1. Do the more educated prefer smaller families?Frank Heiland, Florida State University

  2. ‘Missing births’: assessing the impact of fertility postponement on the changing number of births in EuropeTomas Sobotka, Vienna Institute of Demography

  3. Replacement-level fertility in Egypt: obstacles and facilitating factorsJohn B. Casterline, Pennsylvania State University ; Rania Roushdy, Population Council

  4. The direction of contemporary fertility trends in the developed countries: further decline, plateau or upswing?Tomas Frejka, Independent consultant ; Jean-Paul Sardon, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED)

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