Sex-Selection at Birth
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Chair: Mathias Lerch, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research
Disparities in Gender Preference and Fertility:
Southeast Asia and South America in a Comparative Perspective •
Valentine Becquet, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED) - Ceped; Nicolas Sacco Zeballos , Pennsylvania State University; Ignacio Pardo, Programa de Población, Uruguay.
Fertility, Son Preference and Sex-Selection Transition in China: An Analysis of 7 Provinces •
Sylvie Dubuc, University of Reading; Cuiling Zhang , China Population and Development Research Center.
The Impact of a Conditional Cash Transfer Program on Household's
Fertility Choices in India •
Sayli Javadekar , University of Geneva.
Parental Perceptions on Son Preference:
A Qualitative Study in a Slum Community in South India •
Sathya T , Post Doctoral Fellow.
How Missing Men Lead to Missing Women: Revising Natural Sex Ratios at Birth for the Fragile Male •
Joshua K. Wilde , Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research.
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