PSC Brown Bags
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Off-Campus Research Affiliate, Population Studies Center.
Director, Center on Contemporary China, Princeton University.
Professor, Sociology, Princeton University.
Ph.D., University of Wisconsin
Dr. Xie studies social stratification and social mobility. His recent research is on factors related to recruitment into scientific professions. His other research interests include statistical methods and demographic techniques. He teaches courses on methods and statistics.
Xu, Hongwei, and Yu Xie. Forthcoming. "Assessing the Effectiveness of Anchoring Vignettes in Bias Reduction for Socioeconomic Disparities in Self-Rated Health among Chinese Adults." Sociological Methodology. NIHMSID: NIHMS669640. DOI. Abstract.
Xie, Yu, Alexandra Achen Killewald, and Christopher Near. 2016. "Between- and Within-Occupation Inequality: The Case of High-Status Professions." Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science, 663(1): 53-79. PMCID: PMC4788469. DOI. Abstract.
Zhou, Xiang, and Yu Xie. 2016. "Propensity-Score-Based Methods versus MTE-Based Methods in Causal Inference: Identification, Estimation, and Application." Sociological Methods and Research, 45(1): 3-40. PMCID: PMC4748858. DOI. Abstract.