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Interpreting Australia’s fertility increase

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posted on 05.05.2017, 01:28 by Heard, Genevieve
After decades of decline, Australia’s fertility rate has been rising. How should this phenomenon be interpreted? This paper assesses the nature of the increase and reviews some of the explanations put forward for the reversal in the direction of fertility change. Copyright. Monash University and the author/s


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People and place, vol. 18, no. 2 (2010), p. 10-18. ISSN 1039-4788