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Workshops on EndNote, NIH reporting, and publication altmetrics, Jan 26 through Feb 7, ISR

2017 PAA Annual Meeting, April 27-29, Chicago

NIH funding opportunity: Etiology of Health Disparities and Health Advantages among Immigrant Populations (R01 and R21), open Jan 2017

Russell Sage 2017 Summer Institute in Computational Social Science, June 18-July 1. Application deadline Feb 17.

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Mon, Jan 23, 2017 at noon:
Decline of cash assistance and child well-being, Luke Shaefer

Jeffrey Swindle

Graduate Student, Population Studies Center.

Graduate Student, Department of Sociology.

Sociology, Year: 5

PSC Mentor: Arland Thornton

Research Interests: cultural change, developmental idealism, and family demography

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Journal Articles

Thornton, Arland, Shawn F. Dorius, and Jeffrey Swindle. 2015. "Developmental Idealism: The Cultural Foundations of World Development Programs." Sociology of Development, 1(2): 277-320. PMCID: PMCID4598069. DOI. Abstract.

Conference Proceedings

Swindle, Jeffrey. 2016. "A Migration Systems Approach to Understanding Migrant Social Capital." Population Association of America, 2016 Annual Meeting,

Swindle, Jeffrey. 2016. "The Cultural Effects of Foreign Aid: Accounting for Increasing Gender Egalitarian Beliefs in Malawi." Population Association of America, 2016 Annual Meeting,

Swindle, Jeffrey, and Abigail Weitzman. 2016. "Adolescent Marriage and Childbearing." Population Association of America, 2016 Annual Meeting,

Swindle, Jeffrey. 2016. "Influences of Material and Amenity Values and Aspirations on Migration." Population Association of America, 2016 Annual Meeting,

Swindle, Jeffrey. 2015. "Wife-Beating in Malawi: Examining the Role of Global and Local Institutions in Cultural Change." Population Association of America, 2015 Annual Meeting,

Swindle, Jeffrey. 2014. "Savages, Primitives, and Developing Countries: The Use of Developmental Hierarchy Terms in Books, 1700-2008." Population Association of America, 2014 Annual Meeting,