Thursday, July 10 / 2:30 PM - 4:00 PM   •   Llavorsí

Session 22:
Childbearing trends and policies in Europe: A book presentation

Chair: Jan Hoem, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research
Discussant: Ron J. Lesthaeghe, University of Michigan and University of California, Irvine

  1. Poland: fertility decline as a response to profound societal and labour market changesIrena E. Kotowska, Warsaw School of Economics ; Anna Matysiak, Warsaw School of Economics ; Janina Jozwiak, Warsaw School of Economics

  2. England and Wales: stable fertility and pronounced social status differencesWendy Sigle-Rushton, London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE)

  3. The diverse faces of the second demographic transition in EuropeTomas Sobotka, Vienna Institute of Demography

  4. Childbearing trends and policies in Europe: summary and general conclusionsTomas Frejka, Independent consultant

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