Cape Area Panel Study (NICHD)
Assistant Professor, Sociology, University of Texas.
UM Colleague: David Lam
Ph.D., University of Michigan
Dr. Marteleto is a social demographer with research interests on education and social opportunity, racial inequality, transitions to adulthood, survey research, Latin America and South Africa.
Lam, David, Leticia Marteleto, and Vimal Ranchhod. 2013. "The Influence of Older Classmates on Adolescent Sexual Behavior in Cape Town, South Africa." Studies in Family Planning, 44(2): 147-167. PMCID: PMC3788580. DOI.
Marteleto, Leticia, David Lam, and Vimal Ranchhod. 2008. "Sexual Behavior, Pregnancy, and Schooling Among Young People in Urban South Africa." Studies in Family Planning, 39(4): 351-368. PMCID: PMC2792879. DOI. Abstract. Public Access.
Lam, David, and Leticia Marteleto. 2008. "Stages of the Demographic Transition from a Child's Perspective: Family Size, Cohort Size, and Children's Resources." Population and Development Review, 34(2): 225-252. PMCID: PMC2546613. DOI. Abstract.
Marteleto, Leticia, Ana Paula Verona, and Cristina Guimarães. 2007. "Race and Schooling in Belo Horizonte, Brazil." In Desigualdades Sociais, redes de sociabilidade e participação polític edited by Aguiar, N.. Belo Horizonte: Editora UFMG.