family planning

Reducing Racial Disparities in the US by Increasing Contraception Coverage

On October 6, the Trump Administration rolled back the federal requirement that all employers must include birth control coverage in...

Born Last: How Birth Order Affects Childhood Outcomes

Economic theory holds up competition as an ideal way for society to allocate limited resources. Although competition is often discussed...

The Role of City Planners in Building Family-Friendly Communities

A new study examines the attitudes of planners towards family-friendly communities and finds several factors are critical to the creation of urban environments that are more conducive to child welfare and development.

Family Planning and Education: A Case Study in Ethiopia

Family planning services are most effective in communities with low levels of education.