Lyman Stone



Will the Coronavirus spike births?
16 Mar 2020 | DEMOGRAPHY IS DESTINY |  
tags: COVID-19, fertility, mortality
Following a major crisis births typically decline, then recover


A ‘new’ normal? Updated fertility trends across the globe
21 Oct 2019 | DEMOGRAPHY IS DESTINY |  
tags: birthrate, total fertility rates
Rates are converging at around 1.7 children per woman


The truth about conservative Protestant men and porn
24 Jun 2019 | ABOVE |  
tags: pornography, Protestantism, religious men
A new book has been sensationalised. Protestant men are doing okay


What makes people have babies? The link between cultural values and fertility rates
24 May 2019 | FEATURES |  
tags: fertility, social change, values
Did a 19th century court drama start the tumble?


African fertility is right where it should be
6 Nov 2018 | HARAMBEE |  
tags: Africa, demographic transition, population
It's just not falling as fast as experts thought - or hoped.


No ring, no baby
23 Mar 2018 | DEMOGRAPHY IS DESTINY |  
tags: fertility, marriage
How marriage trends impact fertility.


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