Friday, December 9 / 8:30 AM - 10:15 AM   •   Samandin 1

Session 108:
Case studies of exceptionally low and high fertility rates and stalled transitions in Africa

Chair: Eva Tagoe-Darko
Discussant: Malcolm Potts, University of California, Berkeley

  1. Fertility in Burkina Faso: trends and obstacles to the controlEliane Marie Esther Belemwidougou

  2. Fertility dynamics in sub-Saharan Africa. What are the sources of reproductive behaviour change?Jacques B. O. Emina, Independent Consultant

  3. Has leadership stalled fertility decline in Uganda?James Ntozi, Makerere University ; Gideon Rutaremwa, Makerere University ; Patricia Ndugga, Makerere University ; Michael Mugisha, Makerere University ; Cyprian Misinde, Makerere University ; Charles Lwanga, Makerere University

  4. Recent fertility increase in Algeria: rejuvenation of marriages or rise in births out of wedlock?Zahia Ouadah-Bedidi, URMIS, Université Paris-Diderot ; Jacques Vallin, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED) ; Mostapha Benzine, CNES

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