Poster Session 8
1. Women Educational Advancement in Sub-Saharan Africa: Situation Analysis of Consequence of Double Harmful Demographic Practices • Ayo S. Adebowale, University of Ibadan; Martin E. Palamuleni, North-West University, South Africa; Kehinde O. Okanlawon, Obafemi Awolowo University.
2. The Evolution of Omission of Deaths Due to Accidents and Violence in Brazil: A Spatial Analysis of the Association between External Causes of Death and Ill-Defined Death Causes • Everton E. C. Lima, Universidade Estadual de Campinas (UNICAMP); Luciana C. Alves, Universidade Estadual de Campinas (UNICAMP).
3. Ethnic Inequality in Sub-Saharan Africa and International Trade • Maxim Ananyev, University of California, Los Angeles; Mikhail Poyker, University of California, Los Angeles.
4. Mortality Estimates and Construction of Life Tables for Small Areas in Brazil, 2010 • Flávio Henrique M. de A. Freire, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Norte; Bernardo L. Queiroz, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais (UFMG); Marcos Gonzaga, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Norte; Felipe Souza, Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Norte.
5. The Geography of Women's Empowerment and Gender Inequality in Burkina Faso • Jacqueline L. Banks, University of California, Santa Barbara; Stuart H. Sweeney, University of California, Santa Barbara.
7. The Effect of the Great Recession on Women's Marital Bargaining Power • Mia Bird, University of California, Berkeley.
8. Best Practices for Collecting and Using Information about Race and Hispanic Origin in Survey Research • Jenifer Bratter, Rice University; Ryon Cobb, University of Southern California; Mary E. Campbell, Texas A&M University; Carolyn A. Liebler, University of Minnesota; Sonya Rastogi, U.S. Census Bureau; Wendy Roth, University of British Columbia.
9. Economic Inequality, Social Safety Nets, and Distributional Outcomes: Understanding the Stratified Nature of Redistribution Mechanisms in the U.S., 1990-2012 • Sarah K. Bruch, University of Iowa; Marcia K. Meyers, University of Washington; Janet C. Gornick, City University of New York (CUNY).
10. Durability and Variability in Racial Inequalities: Mapping the Dynamics of Racial Relations in the U.S. States 1990-2012 • Sarah K. Bruch, University of Iowa; Joe Soss, University of Minnesota.
11. Merit and Blame in Unequal Societies: Explaining Latin Americans' Beliefs about Poverty and Wealth • Mauricio Bucca, Cornell University.
12. Heterogeneity in Non-Discrimination Laws and the Effects of LGBT Employment Protections for Cohabitating Gay Men • Ian Burn, University of California, Irvine.
13. Human Capital, Labor Force Participation, and Social Inequality Causes and Implications Related to the Change of Labor Income Age Profile in China • Yong Cai, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Xiwei Wu, Renmin University of China; Ke Shen, Fudan University; Ding Li, Renmin University of China; Feng Wang, University of California, Irvine.
14. Gender and Changing Transition to First Employment among Youth in Urban Africa: Evidence from Ouagadougou • Anne-Emmanuèle Calvès, Université de Montréal; Jean-François Kobiané, Université de Ouagadougou.
15. Job Opportunities and Industrial Transformation in Taiwan, 1978-2012 • Yi-Chun Chang, National Taiwan University.
16. Occupational Choice and Returns to Skills in the United States: Evidence from the NLSY79 and O*NET • Juan Chaparro, University of Minnesota.
17. Flexner’s Exodus: The Effect of Progressive Era Policy on Women’s Participation in Medical Fields • Margaret L. Charleroy, University of Minnesota; Katie Genadek, University of Minnesota.
18. Women's Labor Potential in an Aging Taiwan: Population and Labor Force Projections by Education up to 2050 • Yen-Hsin Alice Cheng, Academia Sinica; Elke Loichinger, Wittgenstein Centre (IIASA, VID/ÖAW, WU).
19. Who "Opts out," Who "Opts Back in," and When? Women's Labor Force Attachment before and after the First Birth • Jaehee Choi, University of Texas at Austin.
20. Social Class in Mid-Eighteenth Century Calabria, Italy: A Case Study Using Data from Catasto Onciario of 1742 • Katherine M. Condon, Independent Researcher.
21. The Effect of Changes in Maternity Leave Legislation on Women's Employment and Earnings in the U.K. • Anita Gundanna, Columbia University; Ipshita Pal, Columbia University.
23. Measuring the Response of the Private Safety Net to Job Loss • Kathryn A. Edwards, University of Wisconsin-Madison.
24. Doctoral Recipients and Adjunct Labor in Higher Education • Chad Evans, University of Pennsylvania; Sarah Spell, University of Pennsylvania; Frank Furstenberg, University of Pennsylvania.
25. Limited English Proficiency and Food Stamp Receipt in the United States • Stephanie Ewert, U.S. Census Bureau.
26. Micro-Level Experiences of Macro-Level Change: A Cohort Perspective on Urban China’s De-Emphasis of State Sector Employment • Wen Fan, University of Minnesota; Fangsheng Zhu, Harvard University.
27. Your, My or Our Kids: Is There More Gender Inequality in Time Use in Stepfamilies than in Dual Parent Families? • Núria García Saladrigas, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona; Marc Ajenjo Cosp, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona.
28. Credit Constraints and Enrollment Choices in Higher Education • Amanda P. Gaulke, University of Wisconsin-Madison.
29. India’s Public Distribution System: A Panel Data Analysis of Targeting, Access and Performance • Prabir Kumar Ghosh, National Council of Applied Economic Research.
30. Ethnic Inequality in Employment? Family Background and Human Capital Effects on Labor Market Outcomes of Moroccan and Turkish Second-Generation Migrants in the Netherlands • Pablo Gracia, University of Amsterdam; Herman van de Werfhorst, University of Amsterdam; Lucia M. Vazquez, Population Council Mexico.
33. China’s Rural-Urban Migration and Children’s Opportunities and Outcomes in Compulsory Education • Lingxin Hao, Johns Hopkins University; Xiao Yu, Johns Hopkins University.
35. Individual Experiences, Demographics and Organizational Contexts: Sexual Harassment in the Military • Richard Harris, University of Texas at San Antonio.
37. Demographic and Socioeconomic Inequality in a Highly Educated and Increasingly Immigrant Workforce: The Case of Biomedical Research • Misty L. Heggeness, National Institutes of Health (NIH); Frances Carter-Johnson, National Institutes of Health (NIH).
38. Provision of Delivery Care Service and Its Correlates in Bangladesh • M. Sheikh Giashuddin, Jagannath University; Mohamed Kabir, Jahangirnagar University.
39. Occupational Sex Segregation and Wages in the United States: Devaluation, Human Capital, or Knowledge Requirement? • Yuk Leong Hung, Chinese University of Hong Kong.
40. Informal Work and Life Satisfaction in Colombia 1997-2011 • David A. Hurtado, Harvard University.
41. The Impact of Children on Earnings of Japanese Fathers: Estimate Using Exogenous Variation in Family Size • Miho Iwasawa, National Institute of Population and Social Security Research, Japan; Akira Motegi, Institution of Social Science, The University of Tokyo.
42. The Geography of Educational Opportunity: School Proximity and College Attendance in Contemporary China • Jin Jiang, Hong Kong Institute of Education; Tony Tam, Chinese University of Hong Kong.
43. Multiple Agendas? How Women's Reasons for Employment Exits Affect Their Return to Work • Anne Kaduk, University of Minnesota.
44. The Sins of the Fathers in Troubled Times: The Long-Term Effect of Parental Unemployment during Recession on Children’s Socioeconomic Achievement • Aleksi Karhula, University of Turku; Hannu Lehti, University of Turku; Jani Erola, University of Turku.
45. The Distributional Effects of School Open-Enrollment on Housing Prices • Christelle Khalaf, North Carolina State University.
47. Gendered Authorship and Demographic Research: An Analysis of 50 Volumes of "Demography" • Sandra Krapf, University of Cologne; Michaela Kreyenfeld, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research; Katharina Wolf, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research.
50. Timing Is Not Everything: How Age of Children Affects Women’s Earnings in 20 Occupation Groups • Liana C. Landivar, U.S. Census Bureau.
51. Gender, Race and Religiosity Inequalities in an Entrepreneurship Context • Aneta Ptak-Chmielewska, Warsaw School of Economics.
53. Women’s Post-Marital Employment in China’s Economic Transition: Motherhood, Labor Force Participation and Informal Employment • Bin Lian, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
57. Continuing Caste Inequalities in Rural Uttar Pradesh • Nagendra Kumar Maurya, Giri Institute of Development Studies; Manoj Sharma, Giri Institute of Development Studies.
60. Parental Unemployment: How Much and When Does It Matter for Children’s Educational Attainment? • Irma Mooi-Reci, University of Melbourne; Bart Bakker, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam.
61. Impact of Agricultural Development on Size, Composition and Growth of Agricultural Labor in India • Yogesh Murariya, Jawaharlal Nehru University.
62. The Contribution of Social Cash Transfers on the Livelihood of Vulnerable Households in Uganda • Vivienne Najjemba, SAGE Project, Uganda.
63. Does Girls’ Self-Efficacy Enhance Their Educational Attainment? Findings from a Conditional Cash Transfer Program Evaluation in North India • Priya Nanda, International Center for Research on Women (ICRW); Priya Das, International Center for Research on Women (ICRW); Lakshmi Gopalakrishnan, International Center for Research on Women (ICRW); Nitin Datta, International Center for Research on Women (ICRW); Pranita Achyut, International Center for Research on Women (ICRW); Anurag Mishra, International Center for Research on Women (ICRW).
64. The Return Should Be "None": Farm Occupations in the Census 1850-1940 • Matt Nelson, University of Minnesota.
65. Minimum Wages and Public Assistance: Do Higher Minimum Wages Reduce Government Spending? • Thanh Tam Nguyen, San Diego State University.
66. A Tale of Two Cities: Settlement Disparities in School Achievement in Ouagadougou (Burkina Faso) • Idrissa Ouili, Université de Montréal; Ismael Mourifié, University of Toronto.
67. Class Inequality and the Adult Attainment Project among Middle-Aged Men in the United States, 1980-2010 • Jeremy Pais, University of Connecticut.
68. Inequality in Education Opportunity: A Quantile Regression Approach • Mercy Palamuleni, Gustavus Adolphus College.
69. Catholic Heritage as a Dimension of Ethno-Racial Status in the Dominican Republic • Cristian L. Paredes, University of Texas at Austin.
70. Public Assistance in America: Explaining Intergenerational Transitions and Persistence • Krista Perreira, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Yuna Kim, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
71. The Impact of Argentina’s Universal Child Allowance Cash Transfer Program on Children’s Educational Outcomes • Gastón Pierri, Universidad de Alcalá.
72. Subjective Socioeconomic Status and Health in Cross-National Comparison • Patrick Präg, University of Oxford; Rafael Wittek, University of Groningen.
74. Teacher Pay and Student Performance: Evidence from the Gambian Hardship Allowance • Todd Pugatch, Oregon State University; Elizabeth Schroeder, Oregon State University.
75. Housework Policies and Their Implications for Women's Employment • Liat Raz-Yurovich, Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
76. Investigating the Refugee Health Disadvantage among U.S. Immigrants • Holly E. Reed, CUNY Institute for Demographic Research (CIDR); Guillermo Yrizar Barbosa, CUNY Institute for Demographic Research (CIDR).
77. Has Welfare Reform Increased Women’s Civic Participation? • Nancy E. Reichman, Rutgers University; Hope Corman, Rider University and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER); Dhaval Dave, Bentley University.
79. Learned Distrust? An Age-Period-Cohort Analysis of Trends in Declining Confidence in Science during the Expansion of Higher Education in the General Social Survey • Robert W. Ressler, University of Texas at Austin; Sarah Blanchard, University of Texas at Austin.
80. Intra-Household Gender Disparity in School Choice: Evidence from Private Schooling in India • Soham Sahoo, Indian Statistical Institute.
81. Explaining Women's Autonomy in Egypt: The Role of Household Location and Context • Goleen Samari, University of California, Los Angeles.
83. Changing Work Patterns of Rural Indian Women in the Context of Mahatma Gandhi National Rural Employment Guarantee Act • Nancy Sebastian, Jawaharlal Nehru University.
85. Earnings Inequality and the Changing Association between Spouses’ Earnings in Urban China (1988-2002) • Shem Y. Shen, Chinese University of Hong Kong.
86. The Impact of Minority Social Image vs. Minority Status -an Alternative Explanation to Discrimination against Ethnic Minorities in China’s Labor Market • Xiaoyun Shen, University of Minnesota; Yufeng Lai, University of Minnesota.
88. Wife-Beating in Malawi: Examining the Role of Global and Local Institutions in Cultural Change • Jeffrey Swindle, University of Michigan.
92. All or Nothing? Economic Returns to College Credits and Degrees • Jessa Valentine, University of Wisconsin-Madison; Eric Grodsky, University of Wisconsin-Madison.
93. Culture and Gender Discrimination: An Exploratory Study of “Nakusa” (Unwanted) Girls of Maharashtra, India • Shijith Vathukkal Parambath, Indian Institute of Technology, Hyderabad; T. V. Sekher, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS).
94. Japanese Financial Market Size Projections Based on the Demographic Segmentation • Kohei Wada, Chuo University; Kenta Iizuka, Chuo University.
95. Skin Color Differences in Stratification Outcomes: Colorism over Time and across Race • Eowna Young Harrison, University of Maryland.
96. “Nobody Teases Good Girls” a Study on Perceptions of Sexual Violence and Harassment among Young Men in the Slums of Mumbai • Susannah C. Zietz, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
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