Seminar Schedule for
The Longterm Trend in Premarital Births Across US Cohorts Born 1920-1965: Is it Explained by Sex or the Economy?
September 17, 2013 @ Noon - 300 Wallace Hall
Paula England, Professor of Sociology, New York University
Paper available here.
Three Mini Seminars on Current OPR Faculty Research.
September 24, 2013 @ Noon - 300 Wallace Hall
Patricia Fernandez-Kelly, Douglas Massey and James Trussell, Princeton University
Going it Alone?
A Smartphone Study of Social Connectivity and Job Searching After Prison.
October 1, 2013 @ Noon - 300 Wallace Hall
Naomi Sugie, PhD Candidate, Sociology, Princeton University
The Second Generation in Spain: A Longitudinal Study.
October 8, 2013 @ Noon - 300 Wallace Hall
Alejandro Portes, Professor of Sociology, Princeton University
Gender Essentialism and Low Fertility in Postindustrial Societies.
October 15, 2013 @ Noon - 300 Wallace Hall
Mary Brinton, Professor of Sociology, Harvard University
The Effect of Community Violence on Children's Cognitive Skills and Academic Performance.
October 22, 2013 @ Noon - 300 Wallace Hall
Patrick Sharkey, Associate Professor of Sociology, New York University
- OCT 29 Fall Recess.
Tiger Children in Old and New Immigrant Destinations: The Divergent Educational Experiences of Chinese Immigrant Youth in Spain, Italy and the U.S.
November 5, 2013 @ Noon - 300 Wallace Hall
Jessica Yiu, PhD Candidate, Sociology, Princeton University
Infant Mortality Decline in Brazil: A Spatio-temporal Analysis.
November 12, 2013 @ Noon - 300 Wallace Hall
Marcia Castro, Associate Professor of Demography, Harvard University
Obesity and Mortality: Challenges and Evidence.
November 19, 2013 @ Noon - 300 Wallace Hall
Neil Mehta, Assistant Professor of Global Health, Emory University
The Effect of Receiving versus Being Denied a Wanted Abortion on Women’s Health and Wellbeing.
November 26, 2013 @ Noon - 300 Wallace Hall
Diana Green Foster, Associate Professor of Obstetrics, Gynecology & Reproductive Sciences, University of California, San Francisco
Fifty Years of Family Planning: New Lessons on Short and Long-Run Effects of Increasing Access to Contraception.
December 3, 2013 @ Noon - 300 Wallace Hall
Martha Bailey, Associate Professor of Economics, University of Michigan
Trends in International Migration and the Current Discussion of Migration Issues at the United Nations.
December 10, 2013 @ Noon - 300 Wallace Hall
John Wilmoth, Director Population Division, United Nations & Professor of Demography, University of California, Berkeley
Attendance to the seminars is restricted to faculty, fellows and students.