Wednesday, December 7 / 4:15 PM - 6:00 PM   •   Samandin 9

Session 64:
Consequences of fertility on child health and schooling

Chair: Jean-Christophe Fotso, African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC)
Discussant: David Shapiro, Pennsylvania State University

  1. Family planning outcomes and school attendance in sub-Saharan AfricaAbiba L.P. Longwe, Radboud Universiteit Nijmegen ; Jeroen Smits, Radboud Universiteit Nijmegen

  2. Timing of first birth among black women in South Africa and its impact on schoolingKarabo E. Mhele, North-West University, South Africa

  3. Fertility shock and schoolingMichel Tenikue, CEPS/INSTEAD ; Sandrine Koissy-Kpein, CEPS/INSTEAD ; Mathias Kuepie, CEPS/INSTEAD

  4. The effect of birth spacing on child survival in Kassena-Nankana Districts of Northern GhanaPaul Welaga, Navrongo Health Research Centre ; Cornelius Y. Debpuur, Navrongo Health Research Centre ; Timothy Awine, Navrongo Health Research Centre

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