Friday, May 1 / 2:45 PM - 4:15 PM   •   Aqua Salon C

Session 164:
Fertility Intentions: Measurement and Meaning

Discussant: Ann E. Biddlecom, United Nations Population Division
Chair: Sara Yeatman, University of Colorado, Denver

  1. "Alice in Wonderland": Lessons from a Study of Fertility Intentions among Well-Educated Couples in Belo Horizonte, BrazilPaula Miranda-Ribeiro, Cedeplar, UFMG

  2. When Does Baby Make Three? The Influence of Pregnancy Intentions on Marital TransitionsIsaac Maddow-Zimet, Guttmacher Institute ; Laura Lindberg, Guttmacher Institute ; Kathryn Kost, Guttmacher Institute

  3. The Complexity of Measuring Fertility Preferences: Evidence from DHS DataAmanda M. Kalamar, Johns Hopkins University ; Michelle J. Hindin, Johns Hopkins University

  4. Consistency of Ideal Family Size within Cohorts across Surveys in DHS and Predicting Fertility ChangesBruno D. Schoumaker, Université Catholique de Louvain

Other sessions on Fertility, Family Planning, Sexual Behavior, and Reproductive Health