Invited Session Collaborated with APA Organizers: Keera Allendorf and Feinian Chen
The invited session at the PAA 2022 Annual Meeting co-organized by APA and PAA will take place on April 8 at 8:00-9:15 AM EST. The topic is Shifting Demographic Gravity in Asia. It features four presentations that examine demographic trends in four of the five most populous countries in the world: China, India, Indonesia, and Pakistan. Please find below the details of the session.
236 - Shifting Demographic Gravity in Asia
Friday, April 8, 2022
8:00 AM - 9:15 AM EST
Atlanta Marriott Marquis - M304
Session Chair: Leiwen Jiang, Population Council and Shanghai University
Discussants: John Wilmoth, United Nations Population Division
Leiwen Jiang, Population Council and Shanghai University
Baochang Gu, Fudan University, China
Recent demographic changes in China
Shireen Jeejeebhoy, Aksha Centre for Equity and Wellbeing, India
Gender, youth, and demographic shifts in India
Aris Ananta, University of Indonesia, Indonesia
Can a defined contribution pension system improve old-age financial adequacy in Indonesia?
Zeba Sathar, Population Council, Pakistan
More than 50% urban, a possible game changer for Pakistan’s slow and stagged demographic transition?