Book reviews

Hippolyte d’Albis, Angela Greulich and Grégory Ponthiere, Avoir un enfant plus tard. Enjeux sociodémographiques du report des naissances [Having a child later in life. The sociodemographic issues of birth postponement], Paris, Rue d’Ulm, Cepremap, 2015, 124 p.

Anne Solaz  By the same author


This brief work on what makes women postpone maternity and the possible impact of postponement on fertility levels in Europe is an excellent synthesis of research on the subject. It rigorously presents the current situation while supporting its arguments with graphs and tables together with reviews of fertility history and economic theories that have worked to explain the phenomenon. It also contributes (…)