Session 43:
Economic uncertainty and fertility

Friday, September 3
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Kleiner Festsaal

Chair: Oxana Sinyavskaya, Independent Institute for Social Policy, Russia and Universiteit Maastricht

  1. Families, financial strain, and the economic crisis: evidence from the USA Pilot Project and the FIM studyAnne H. Gauthier, University of Calgary; Frank F. Furstenberg, Jr., University of Pennsylvania; Shelley Pacholok, University of British Columbia at Kelowna

  2. Economic context and fertility outcomes: exploring educational differentials in postponement and recuperation of first births in Belgium, France and the NetherlandsKarel Neels, University of Antwerp

  3. Low second birth rates in Eastern and Southern Europe: interactions between economic uncertainty and norms about parenthoodJoanna Rozanska, Vrije Universiteit Brussel; Jan Van Bavel, Vrije Universiteit Brussel

  4. Economic recession and fertility in the developed worldTomas Sobotka, Vienna Institute of Demography; Vegard Skirbekk, International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA); Dimiter Philipov, Vienna Institute of Demography

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