PSC Brown Bags
will resume fall 2016
Hongwei Xu uses data from the China Family Panel Studies to assess bias in self-rated health by SES.
Alexandra Stern, Sharon Kardia, and Sioban Harlow analyze demographic patterns in newly located data on sterilization recommendations in California, 1922 to 1952. Their results highlight ethical, legal, and social issues in human reproductive control and modern genomics,
Paula Lantz, Thomas Buchmueller, Helen Levy, and colleagues analyze policies designed to produce a culture of health via a newly funded research hub.
Dean Yang measures health, educational, and economic outcomes for programs intended to help children affected by the HIV epidemic in Sub-Saharan Africa, and their households.
Postdoc Abigail Weitzman looks at factors affecting sexual concurrency among young women, including both childhood experiences and changes over time in personal circumstances and relationship dynamics.
Michigan's Population Studies Center,
established in 1961, has a rich history as an interdisciplinary community of scholars in population research and training. PSC is one of five centers within the University of Michigan's Institute for Social Research (ISR). More...
PSC receives core funding from the Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health & Human Development (R24 HD041028) and the National Institute on Aging (P30 AG012846).