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Union–Fertility Nexus and Fertility Variation in Sub-Saharan Africa (Dissertation)

Ben Malinga John (MPIDR / Stockholm University, Sweden), Natalie Nitsche, Mikko Myrskylä; in Collaboration with Elizabeth Thomson (Stockholm University, Sweden), Vissého Adjiwanou (University of Montreal, Canada)

This project positions the role (or lack thereof) of union dissolution and repartnering within the discourse of fertility transition in sub-Saharan Africa.  Detailed Description


John, B. M.; Nitsche, N.:
Demography 60:2, 411–430. (2023)    
John, B.; Adjiwanou, V.:
Population Studies 76:2, 213–233. (2022)    
John, B.; Nitsche, N.:
MPIDR Working Paper WP-2022-011. (2022)    
John, B.; Nitsche, N.:
Population and Development Review 48:4, 1163–1201. (2022)    
John, B.; Nitsche, N.:
MPIDR Working Paper WP-2021-022. (2021)    
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