Population Council Journal

Studies in Family Planning

Studies in Family Planning is a peer-reviewed, international journal publishing public health, social science, and biomedical research on sexual and reproductive health, fertility, and family planning, with a primary focus on developing countries. Each issue contains original research articles, reports, commentaries, data papers, and book reviews. Studies in Family Planning is published quarterly.

Special Online Issue. Studies in Family Planning is pleased to announce a special online issue edited by John Bongaarts:
The Evolution of Family Planning Programs.

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Article Abstracts

Cash transfers, early marriage, and fertility in Malawi and Zambia
Authors: Fidelia A.A. Dake, Luisa Natali, Gustavo Angeles, Jacobus de Hoop, Sudhanshu Handa, Amber Peterman, on behalf of the Malawi Cash Transfer Evaluation Team, Zambia Cash Transfer Evaluation Team. 2018

Trends in modern contraceptive use among young adult women in sub‐Saharan Africa 1990 to 2014
Authors: Julia Andrea Behrman, Kelsey Wright, Monica J. Grant, Erica Soler-Hampejsek. 2018

“They destroy the reproductive system”: Exploring the belief that modern contraceptive use causes infertility
Authors: Erica Sedlander, Jeffrey B. Bingenheimer, Mary Thiongo, Peter Gichangi, Rajiv N. Rimal, Mark Edberg, Wolfgang Munar. 2018

Using marketing science to understand contraceptive demand in high‐fertility Niger
Authors: Sarah L. Dalglish, Jessica Vandermark, Clementine Rossier, Adama Kemou, Hope Neighbor. 2018

FPwatch: Facility‐based survey data for family planning market analysis in five FP2020‐focus countries
Authors: Saleh Babazadeh, Katherine Thanel, Danielle Garfinkel, Christina Riley, Jane T. Bertrand, Bryan Shaw. 2018

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