Session 65:
Family networks and fertility

Friday, September 3
2:00 PM - 3:30 PM
Room HS33

Chair: Laura Bernardi, Université de Lausanne

  1. The influence of family and friends on the realization of fertility intentionsNicoletta Balbo, University of Groningen; Melinda Mills, University of Groningen

  2. A missing link in the fertility literature? Evidence of household structure effects on fertility from Ghana Demographic and Health SurveysMagdalena Benza Fiocco, San Diego State University; John R. Weeks, San Diego State University

  3. The Influence of relatives on the timing of first birth: evidence from a low fertility populationPaul Mathews, London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE); Rebecca Sear, London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE)

  4. Intergenerational downward ties and fertility intentions in ItalyEster L. Rizzi, Université Catholique de Louvain; David I. Kertzer, Brown University

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