Tuesday, July 19 / 8:30 AM - 10:00 AM   •   Auditorium Descartes

Session 4:
The ongoing nuptiality transition in developing countries

Chair: Etienne van de Walle, University of Pennsylvania

  1. Nuptiality in IndiaThomas Spoorenberg, Université de Genève

  2. Marriage in Cuba. Characteristics and evolution at the end of the demographic transitionSonia Isabel Catasus Cervera, Universidad de La Habana

  3. Between tradition and modernity: new Iranian nuptial arrangementsAmandine Lebugle-Mojdehi, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED)

  4. Marital dissolution in Japan - recent trends and patternsJames Raymo, University of Wisconsin at Madison ; Miho Iwasawa, National Institute of Population and Social Security Research, Japan ; Larry Bumpass, University of Wisconsin at Madison

  5. Factors affecting female age at marriage in South AsiaBruce K. Caldwell, Australian National University

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