Saturday, September 4 / 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM   •   Room HS33

Session 86:
National and sub-national norms and attitudes and fertility

Chair: Krzysztof Tymicki, Warsaw School of Economics

  1. The "ideal age for parenthood" and tempo-quantum interaction in Europe. Subnational regional age norms and the effects of first birth timing on second birth rates Jan Van Bavel, Vrije Universiteit Brussel;

  2. Cross-national differences in norms against childlessness: The role of individual characteristics and national context Paul de Graaf, Tilburg University; Suzanne Noordhuizen, Tilburg University;

  3. Why fertility levels vary between urban and rural areas Hill Kulu, University of Liverpool;

  4. International fertility change: new data and insights from the developmental idealism framework Yu Xie, University of Michigan; Arland Thornton, University of Michigan; Kathryn M. Yount, Emory University; Georgina Binstock, Centro de Estudios de Población; Dirgha J. Ghimire, University of Michigan; Mohammad J. Abbasi-Shavazi, University of Tehran;

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