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Academic Papers

  • Channon, M. (Forthcoming) Son preference and family limitation in Pakistan: A parity and contraceptive method–specific analysis. International Perspectives on Sexual and Reproductive Health.
  • Channon, M. (Forthcoming) A comment on the state of research into women’s empowerment and family planning. Population Horizons
  • Channon, M. & Harper, S. (under preparation) How education mitigates the realisation of fertility intentions: Is sub-Saharan Africa different?
  • Leeson, G. (2017) Blog - Rainy season in Costa Rica
  • Howse, K. (2017). Revisionism in the Rationale for Population Policies. Population Horizons, 13(1), pp. 1-8 doi:10.1515/pophzn-2016-0006
  • Robinson, R. (2017). Population Policy Adoption in Sub-Saharan Africa: An Interplay of Global and Local Forces. Population Horizons, 13(1), pp. 9-18.  doi:10.1515/pophzn-2016-0001
  • Hailemariam, A. (2017). Implementation of the Population Policy of Ethiopia: Achievements and Challenges. Population Horizons, 13(1), pp. 19-30.  doi:10.1515/pophzn-2016-0002
  • Hosseini-Chavoshi, M., Abbasi-Shavazi, M. & McDonald, P. (2017). Fertility, Marriage, and Family Planning in Iran: Implications for Future Policy. Population Horizons, 13(1), pp. 31-40. Retrieved 24 Nov. 2017, from doi:10.1515/pophzn-2016-0005
  • Melkamu, Y. (2017). Comment on the paper “Population Policy Adoption in Sub-Saharan Africa: An Interplay of Global and Local Forces” by Rachel Sullivan Robinson. Population Horizons, 13(1), pp. 41-42 doi:10.1515/pophzn-2016-0007
  • Harper, S. (2015). Analysing and debating the complex and contested questions raised by 21st century population change. Population Horizons, 12(1), pp. 1-2  doi:10.1515/pophzn-2015-0001
  • Shapiro, D. (2015). Accelerating Fertility Decline in Sub-Saharan Africa. Population Horizons, 12(1), pp. 3-12 doi:10.1515/pophzn-2015-0002
  • Howse, K. (2015). What is fertility stalling and why does it matter?. Population Horizons, 12(1), pp. 13-23  doi:10.1515/pophzn-2015-0003
  • Channon, M. (2015). Son Preference, Parity Progression and Contraceptive Use in South Asia. Population Horizons, 12(1), pp. 24-36 doi:10.1515/pophzn-2015-0004
  • Saldaña-Tejeda, A. (2015). Experiences of Young Motherhood and Youth in Mexico: Medical Discourses and the Definition of Women as ‘Too Young to Care’. Population Horizons, 12(1), pp. 37-45. doi:10.1515/pophzn-2015-0005
  • Díaz-Sánchez, V. (2015). Comment on the paper “Experiences of Young Motherhood and Youth in Mexico: Medical Discourses and the Definition of Women as ‘Too Young to Care” by Abril Saldaña-Tejeda. Population Horizons, 12(1), pp. I-II. doi:10.1515/pophzn-2015-0006

Working Papers and Fact Sheets

Population Horizons is a collection of Fact Sheets and Policy Briefs developed by the Collen Programme research team. Key findings on Fertility, Reproductive Health and Education are presented.

Contraceptive methods used by younger women: Sub-Saharan Africa

Population Horizons Factsheet No.12 | Autumn 2014 | Kenneth Howse & Nana Nanitashvili


Factsheet No.12 (PDF, 957 KB)

Contraceptive methods used by younger women: South Asia

Population Horizons Factsheet No.11 | Autumn 2014 | Kenneth Howse & Nana Nanitashvili


Factsheet No.11 (PDF, 540 KB)

Contraceptive methods used by younger women: Arab World

Population Horizons Factsheet No.10 | Autumn 2014 | Kenneth Howse


Factsheet No.10 (PDF, 460 KB)

Contraceptive methods used by younger women: Latin America and Caribbean

Population Horizons Factsheet No.9 | Autumn 2014 | Kenneth Howse


Factsheet No.9 (PDF, 569 KB)

Unmet Need for Family Planning

Population Horizons Factsheet No.8 | Summer 2014 | Melanie Frost | ed. Kenneth Howse


Factsheet No.8 (PDF, 552 KB)

Violence Against Women and Reproductive Health

Population Horizons Factsheet No.7 | Summer 2014 | Melanie Frost | ed. Kenneth Howse


Factsheet No.7 (PDF, 848 KB)

Fertility Stalls and Sub-Saharan Africa

Population Horizons Factsheet No.6 | Summer 2014 | Kenneth Howse


Factsheet No.6 (PDF, 709 KB)

Infant Mortality and Fertility

Population Horizons Factsheet No.5 | Summer 2014 | Nana Nanitashvili | ed. Kenneth Howse


Factsheet No.5 (PDF, 653 KB)

Girls Leaving School Prematurely

Population Horizons Factsheet No.4 | Summer 2014 | Anne Ruhweza Katahoire | ed. Kenneth Howse


Factsheet No.4 (PDF, 578 KB)

Female Education

Population Horizons Factsheet No.3 | Spring 2014 | Kenneth Howse & Nana Nanitashvili


Factsheet No.3 (PDF, 473 KB)

Adolescent Fertility and Child Marriage

Population Horizons Factsheet No.2 | Spring 2014 | Kenneth Howse & Nana Nanitashvili


Factsheet No.2 (PDF, 602 KB)

Fertility and Population Growth

Population Horizons Factsheet No.1 | Spring 2014 | Kenneth Howse & Nana Nanitashvili


Factsheet No.1 (PDF, 668 KB)

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