Thursday, April 30 / 10:30 AM - 12:20 PM   •   Mackinac West

Session 22:
Fertility Timing and Transitions

Chair: Kristin Moore, Child Trends
Discussant: Stefanie F. Mollborn, University of Colorado at Boulder

  1. Fertility Timing Within Marriage: Are Changing Contexts Associated with Changing Dynamics?Tara L. Becker, University of Wisconsin at Madison ; Jessica Jakubowski, University of Wisconsin at Madison

  2. Couples’ Decision-Making on Having a First Child: Comparing Pathways to Early and Late ParenthoodArieke J. Rijken, Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute ; Trudie Knijn, Utrecht University

  3. Early Fatherhood Trajectories: A Latent Class Growth AnalysisJacinda K. Dariotis, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health ; Joseph H. Pleck, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign ; Nan M. Astone, Johns Hopkins University

  4. Family Structure and the Transition to Early ParenthoodSandra Hofferth, University of Maryland

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