Friday, September 2 / 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM   •   Room P 109a

Session 87:
Family policy vs. changes in fertility patterns

Chair: Luule Sakkeus, Tallinn University

  1. The second birth interval in China since 1970s: the role of birth spacing policy Hongyan Liu, China Population and Development Research Center; Cuiling Zhang, China Population and Development Research Center; Yu Jiang, China Population and Development Research Center;

  2. More money — more births? Estimating effects of 2007 family policy changes on probability of second and subsequent births in Russia Oxana Sinyavskaya, National Research University Higher School of Economics and Universiteit Maastricht; Svetlana Biryukova, National Research University Higher School of Economics; Irina Nurimanova, National Research University Higher School of Economics;

  3. Competing subsidies? The impact of various policy measures on second births in contemporary Hungary Livia Olah, Stockholm University; Zsolt Speder, Hungarian Demographic Research Institute; Lívia Murinkó, Hungarian Demographic Research Institute;

  4. The transition of childbearing patterns from the cohort perspective in relation to family policy: a comparison of the Czech Republic and Slovakia Jirina Kocourková, Charles University in Prague; Anna Stastna, Charles University in Prague and Research Institute for Labour and Social Affairs (RILSA); Branislav Šprocha, Institute of Informatics and Statistics (INFOSTAT);

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