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

Session 43:
Economic uncertainty and fertility

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

  1. Economic context and fertility outcomes: exploring educational differentials in postponement and recuperation of first births in Belgium, France and the Netherlands Karel Neels, University of Antwerp;

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

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

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

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