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Session 81:
Fertility among teens and young adults

Thursday, December 8
8:30 AM - 10:15 AM
Samandin 2
Complexe Ouaga 2000

Chair: Anne-Emmanuèle Calvès, Université de Montréal
Discussant: Agnes A. Adjamagbo, Institut de Recherche pour le Développement (IRD)

  1. Levels, trends and differentials of adolescent motherhood in Ethiopia: evidence from 2005 EDHSEshetu Gurmu, Addis Ababa University; Tariku Dejene, Jimma University

  2. Recurrence of unintended pregnancies among HIV-positive adolescent girls in Kenya: extent and implications for birth outcomesFrancis Obare, Population Council; Anke van der Kwaak, Royal Tropical Institute, Netherlands; Harriet Birungi, Population Council

  3. Evolution of pregnancies among adolescent girls in Burkina Faso from 1993 to 2003 demographic and health surveysFlore Gabrielle Ouedraogo; Mahamoudou Kabore

  4. Estimating the effect of adolescent fertility on educational attainment in Cape Town using a propensity score weighted regressionVimal Ranchhod, University of Cape Town; David Lam, University of Michigan; Murray Leibbrandt, University of Cape Town; Leticia J. Marteleto, University of Texas at Austin

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