Friday, September 3 / 14:00 PM - 15:30 PM   •   Room HS33

Session 65:
Family networks and fertility

Chair: Laura Bernardi, Université de Lausanne

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

  2. The influence of family and friends on the realization of fertility intentions Melinda Mills, University of Groningen; Nicoletta Balbo, University of Groningen;

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

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

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