Session 35:
Economic uncertainty and fertility

Thursday, June 14
4:00 PM - 5:30 PM
DeGeer
Geovetenskapens Hus, Building Y, Floor 2

Chair: Ariane Pailhé, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED)

  1. Family formation in times of uncertainty: France and Germany comparedMarie-Therese Letablier, CNRS/CES Université Paris 1; Anne Salles, Université Paris Sorbonne (Paris 4)

  2. The welfare state’s impact on risk attitudes and the consequence for fertility behaviourChristian Schmitt, German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) and University of Rostock

  3. Minding the downside of market flexibilization. Does precarious work affect short-term fertility intentions and their realization?Doris Hanappi, Université de Lausanne; Valérie-Anne Ryser, Université de Lausanne; Jean-Marie Le Goff, Université de Lausanne; Laura Bernardi, Université de Lausanne

  4. Precarious baby plans? Examining the impact of economic circumstances on childbearing intentions of German men and womenClaudia Geist, University of Utah; Sarah R. Brauner-Otto, Mississippi State University

  5. Economic risk, fertility and the welfare state: understanding individual rationalesAnne Lise Ellingsaeter, University of Oslo; Eirin Pedersen, University of Oslo

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