This is a list of OPR dissertations since 1951. The titles marked with are links to a dissertation abstract, often with an option to access the full text in PDF format. For some recent dissertations the full text is available via Princeton's DSpace. In other cases the student has opted for open access via PQDT Open. For still others the full text is available via ProQuest and you wll be able to download it if your institution subscribes to this service. In all cases the link takes you to the best option available. In addition, all dissertations are available as part of the Ansley J. Coale collection in the Stokes library.
How Admission Policy Shapes College Access: Evidence from Two Sectors.
Joanne W. Golann
Scripting the Moves: Class, Control, and Urban School Reform.
Jonathan C. Tannen
Measuring Cities’ Internal Demographic Change as the Movement of Emergent Boundaries.
Tiger Children in "New" and "Old" Immigrant Destinations: Understanding the Low versus High Educational Expectations of Chinese Youth in Spain, Italy and the United States.
Men and Contraception in sub-Saharan Africa.
Network Reporting Methods.
An Intimate Epidemic: HIV and Marriage in Rural Uganda.
Daniel J. Schneider
Wealth and the Propensity to Marry.
Migration and Remittances During the Period of Civil Conflict in Nepal.
Elizabeth A. Gummerson
In Sickness and Wealth: Three Essays on Health, Human Capital and HIV in sub-Saharan Africa.
Silvia Heidi Ullmann
Perspectives on Social Inequality, Migration, and Health: Three Essays on Mexico.
The Social Epidemiology of Maternal Obesity in Egypt.
Analia S. Olgiati
Health, Mortality and Migration in KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa.
Slums and Children's Disadvantage: The Case of India.
Essays on the Determinants of Health and Mortality.
Women's Employment, Family Structure, and Social Inequality.
Samir S. Soneji
Aging, Disability, and Continuous Time Demographic Methodology.
Christopher James Wildeman
Parental Incarceration, the Prison Boom, and the Intergenerational Transmission of Stigma and Disadvantage.
Meredith Alyce Kleykamp
Military Service and Minority Opportunity.
Gyanendra Dhar Badgaiyan
Revisiting the Leslie Matrix.
Michelle Bellessa Frost
Texas High Schools and Precursors to Students' College Attendance.
Juan Carlos Guzman
Three Essays on High-School Educational Outcomes in Colombia.
Maria Estela Rivero-Fuentes
Three Essays on Migration and Inequality in Mexico.
Jennifer Beam Dowd
Socioeconomic Status and Health: Testing the Pathways.
Jean Marie Tansey Knab
The Form and Function of Unmarried Families.
Ann Juanita Morning
The Nature of Race: Teaching and Learning about Human Difference.
Lauren Elizabeth Hale
Healthy Aging: Physiological Correlates of Cumulative Psychosocial Experiences.
Allison Ann Hedley
A New Approach to Estimating the Efficacy of Medical Abortion.
Kristen Sue Harknett
Single Parents and the Rationale for Marriage.
S. Karthick Ramakrishnan
Voters from Different Shores: Electoral Participation in Immigrant America.
Jessica Lil Baraka
The Impact of Education and Gender on the Labor Market in Taiwan.
Shelley Dawn Clark
Demographic Outcomes of Son Preference: Evidence from India.
Diana Lauren Greene
Contraceptive Use for Birth Spacing in Sub-Saharan Africa.
Rachel Beth Weinstein
The Medical and Economic Determinants of Cesarean Delivery in California.
Laura Louise Rudkin-Miniot
Gender Differences in Well-Being among the Elderly of Java, Indonesia.
A Cross-National Comparison of Breast-Feeding Differentials in Low-Income Countries.
Eduard R. Bos
The Demographic Characteristics of Children of Divorce.
Charles Rohr Hammerslough II
Correcting Survey-Based Contraceptive Failure Rates for Abortion under-Reporting.
Determinants of the Sex Ratio at Birth.
Sex Differentials in Infant and Child Mortality in Egypt.
Carmen Elisa Florez-Valderrama
Destabilized Population Techniques for Analyzing Adult Mortality Data: The Case of Chile and Argentina.
Joseph Alponse Gilles Grenier
Language as Human Capital: Theoretical Framework and Application to Spanish-Speaking Americans.
Howard Irving Goldberg
Marital Fertility in Sri Lanka: An Assessment of World Fertility Survey Data.
David Elliot Bloom
Essays in Labor Economics and Demography.
Margaret E. Flemming
White Ethnic Fertility in the U.S.: Convergence: 1890- 1975.
Nallamotu J.C. Vasantkumar
Age Patterns of Mortality of American Blacks, 1940 to 1970.
Demographic and Sociological Determinants of Marital Fertility.
James F. McCarthy
Patterns of Marriage Dissolution in the United States.
Cohort Fertility in the United States: 1901-1930.
Mary Barber Breckenridge
Time Series Model of Age-Specific Fertility: An Application of Exploratory Data Analysis.
Howard Ross Hogan
Age Patterns of Infant Mortality.
Jacqueline Eileen Darroch Forrest
Fertility Decline in Austria, 1880 to 1910.
Joseph Alfred Grinblat
A Dynamic Demographic Theory of Cohort Age-Specific Fertility.
Jane A. Menken
Olivia Schieffelin Nordberg
Reproductive Behavior of the American Birth Cohort of 1911-20.
Nazek Khalil Nosseir
Measures of Fertility and Mortality in the Governorates of Egypt 1947-1960.
Parameterizing Age Distributions of Death by Cause.
T. James Trussell
Selected Applications of Model Fertility Schedules.
Ronald R. Rindfuss
Measurement of Personal Fertility Preferences.
J. Alexander Caldwell
American Economic Assistance to Thailand: A Case Study in Bilateral Foreign Aid.
Luis Roberto Cuca-Tolosa
Demography of Brazil: A Regional Study.
Thomas J. Espenshade
The Cost of Children in Urban United States.
Three Aspects of the Economics of Education in Alberta.
David Pokras Phillips
Dying as a Form of Social Behavior.
Jeremiah M. Sullivan
Estimation of Childhood Mortality Conditions from Childhood Survival Statistics.
Peter Yochanan Comay
International Migration of Professional Manpower: the Canada - United States Case.
Albert Isaac Hermalin
The Homogeneity of Siblings on Education and Occupation.
John W. Isbister
The Growth of Employment in Mexico.
Samuel H. Preston
Analysis of a Change in Western Mortality Patterns.
Martin Stanley Schmookler
Queueing Models for Computer Storage Problems.
Pravin M. Visaria
The Sex Ratio of the Population of India.
Thomas K. Burch
Internal Migration in Venezuela: A Methodological Study.
James William Leasure
Factors Involved in the Decline of Fertility in Spain, 1900-1950.
Warren Clayton Robinson
Rural-Urban Fertility Differentials in Lesser Developed Countries.
Shri Narayan Agarwala
The Mean Age at Marriage in India as Ascertained from Census Data.
George Watson Barclay
Colonial Development and Population in Taiwan.
Toward a Theory of Demographic - Economic Development.