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Cheng finds marriage may not be best career option for women

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Jeff Morenoff makes Reuters' Highly Cited Researchers list for 2014

Susan Murphy named Distinguished University Professor

Sarah Burgard and former PSC trainee Jennifer Ailshire win ASA award for paper

James Jackson to be appointed to NSF's National Science Board

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Yu Xie's Select Publications

Books

Xie, Yu, and Alexandra Achen Killewald. 2012. Is American Science in Decline? Boston: Harvard University Press. Abstract.

Powers, Daniel, and Yu Xie. 2008. Statistical Methods for Categorical Data Analysis, 2nd Edition. Emerald Group Publishing Limited. Abstract.

Thornton, Arland, William Axinn, and Yu Xie. 2007. Marriage and Cohabitation. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. Abstract.

Scott, Jacqueline L., and Yu Xie. 2006. . (Eds)Quantitative Social Science. London: Sage. Abstract.

Xie, Yu, and Kimberly Goyette. 2004. A Demographic Portrait of Asian Americans. Russell Sage and Population Reference Bureau. Abstract.

Xie, Yu, and Kimberlee A. Shauman. 2003. Women in Science: Career Processes and Outcomes. Boston, MA : Harvard University Press. Abstract.

Powers, Daniel, and Yu Xie. 2000. Statistical Methods for Categorical Data Analysis. San Diego, CA : Academic Press.

Journal Articles

Luo, Weixiang, and Yu Xie. Forthcoming. "Socio-economic disparities in mortality among the elderly in China." Population Studies. NIHMSID: NIHMS617529.

Zhang, Chunni, Qi Xu, Xiang Zhou, Xiaobo Zhang, and Yu Xie. Forthcoming. "Are poverty rates underestimated in China? New evidence from four recent surveys." China Economic Review. DOI.

Xie, Yu. Forthcoming. "The effects of contextual and individual level factors on Chinese adults' attitudes towards social environments." Chinese Sociological Review.

Zhou, Xiang, and Yu Xie. Forthcoming. "Propensity-Score-Based Methods versus MTE-Based Methods in Causal Inference: Identification, Estimation, and Application." Sociological Methods and Research. NIHMSID: NIHMS418236.

Zeng, Zhen, and Yu Xie. 2014. "The Effects of Grandparents on Children’s Schooling: Evidence from Rural China." Demography, 51(2): 599-617. PMCID: PMC4026185. DOI. Abstract.

Mu, Zheng, and Yu Xie. 2014. "Marital age homogamy in China: A reversal of trend in the reform era?" Social Science Research, 44: 141-157. PMCID: PMC3992877. DOI. Abstract.

Xie, Yu, and Xiang Zhou. 2014. "Income inequality in today's China." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 111(19): 6928-6933. PMCID: PMC4024912. DOI. Abstract.

Hsin, Amy, and Yu Xie. 2014. "Explaining Asian Americans’ academic advantage over whites." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 111(23): 8416-8421. PMCID: PMC4060715. DOI. Abstract.

Xie, Yu, Chunni Zhang, and Qing Lai. 2014. "China’s rise as a major contributor to science and technology." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 111(26): 9437-9442. PMCID: PMC4084436. DOI. Abstract.

Xie, Yu. 2014. "“Undemocracy”: inequalities in science." Science, 344(6186): 809-810. NIHMSID: NIHMS61448. DOI. Abstract.

Xie, Yu, and Alexandra Achen Killewald. 2013. "Intergenerational occupational mobility in Britain and the U.S. since 1850: Comment." American Economic Review, 103(5): 2003-20. PMCID: PMC3747841. DOI.

Zhang, Chunni, and Yu Xie. 2013. "Place of origin and labor market outcomes among migrant workers in urban China." Urban Studies, 50(14): 3011-3026. PMCID: PMC3819234. DOI. Abstract.

Cheng, Siwei, and Yu Xie. 2013. "Structural effect of size on interracial friendship." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 110(18): 7165-9. PMCID: PMC3645520. DOI. Abstract.

Xie, Yu. 2013. "Population heterogeneity and causal inference." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 110(16): 6262-6268. PMCID: PMC3631652. DOI. Abstract.

Binstock, Georgina, Arland Thornton, M.J. Abbasi-Shavazi, Dirgha Ghimire, Yu Xie, and K.M. Yount. 2013. "Influences on the knowledge and beliefs of ordinary people about developmental hierarchies." International Journal of Comparative Sociology, 54(4): 325-344. PMCID: PMC3952150. DOI. Abstract.

Xie, Yu, Jennie Brand, and Ben Jann. 2012. "Estimating Heterogeneous Treatment Effects with Observational Data." Sociological Methodology, 42(1): 314-347. PMCID: PMC3591476. DOI. Abstract.

Thornton, Arland, Georgina Binstock, Kathryn M. Yount, Mohammad Abbasi-Shavazi, Dirgha Ghimire, and Yu Xie. 2012. "International Fertility Change: New Data and Insights from the Developmental Idealism Framework." Demography, 49(2): 677-698. PMCID: PMC3328099. DOI. Abstract.

Thornton, Arland, Georgina Binstock, Mohammad Jalal Abbasi-Shavazi, Dirgha Ghimire, Arjan Gjonca, Attila Melegh, Colter Mitchell, Mansoor Moaddel, Yu Xie, Li-Shou Yang, Linda Young-DeMarco, and Kathryn Yount. 2012. "Knowledge and Beliefs about National Development and Developmental Hierarchies: the Viewpoints of Ordinary People in Thirteen Countries." Social Science Research, 41(5): 1053-1068. PMCID: PMC3462366. DOI. Abstract.

Xie, Yu, Arland Thornton, Guangzhou Wang, and Qing Lai. 2012. "Societal Projection: Beliefs Concerning the Relationship between Development and Inequality in China." Social Science Research, 41(5): 1069-1084. PMCID: PMC3461180. DOI.

Xie, Yu, and Xiang Zhou. 2012. "Modeling individual-level heterogeneity in racial residential segregation." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 109(29): 11646-11651. PMCID: PMC3406804. DOI. Abstract.

Tsai, Shu-Ling, and Yu Xie. 2011. "Heterogeneity in Returns to College Education: Selection Bias in Contemporary Taiwan." Social Science Research, 40(3): 796-810. PMCID: PMC3102252. DOI. Abstract.

Xie, Yu, and Emily Greenman. 2011. "Social context of assimilation: testing implications of segmented assimilation theory." Social Science Research, 40(3): 965-984. PMCID: PMC3093090. DOI. Abstract.

Chu, C. Y. Cyrus, Yu Xie, and Ruoh-rong Yu. 2011. "Coresidence with elderly parents: a comparative study of Southeast China and Taiwan." Journal of Marriage and Family, 73(1): 120-135. PMCID: PMC3364674. DOI. Abstract.

Xie, Yu, and Margaret Gough. 2011. "Ethnic Enclaves and the Earnings of Immigrants." Demography, 48(4): 1293-1315. PMCID: PMC3226926. DOI. Abstract. Public Access.

Ren, Qiang, and Yu Xie. 2011. "Statistical Analysis of Longitudinal Data." Population Research, 35(6): 3-12.

Xie, Yu. 2011. "Evidence-Based Research on China A Historical Imperative." Chinese Sociological Review, 44(1): 14-25. DOI. Abstract.

Yu, Jia, and Yu Xie. 2011. "The Varying Display of "Gender Display" A Comparative Study of Mainland China and Taiwan." Chinese Sociological Review, 44(2): 5-30. DOI. Abstract.

Xie, Yu. 2011. "Values and limitations of statistical models." Research in Social Stratification and Mobility, 29(3): 343-349. PMCID: PMC3203205. DOI. Abstract.

Xie, Yu. 2011. "Causal inference and heterogeneity bias in social science." Information, Knowledge, Systems Management, 10(1-4): 279-289. PMCID: PMC3747843. DOI.

Brand, Jennie, and Yu Xie. 2010. "Who Benefits Most from College? Evidence for Negative Selection in Heterogeneous Economic Returns to Higher Education." American Sociological Review, 75(2): 273-302. PMCID: PMC2865163. DOI. Abstract.

Xie, Yu. 2010. "Discrete Choice Methods With Simulation." Sociological Methods & Research, 39(1): 114-118. DOI.

Xie, Yu, and Haiyan Zhu. 2009. "Do Sons or Daughters Give More Money to Parents in Urban China?" Journal of Marriage and the Family, 71(1): 174-186. PMCID: PMC2749496. DOI. Abstract.

Xie, Yu, Qing Lai, and Xiaogang Wu. 2009. "Danwei and social inequality in Contemporary Urban China." Research in Sociology of Work, 19: 283-308. PMCID: PMC2828673. DOI. Abstract.

Greenman, Emily, and Yu Xie. 2008. "Is Assimilation Theory Dead? The Effect of Assimilation on Adolescent Well-Being." Social Science Research, 37(1): 109-137. PMCID: PMC2390825. DOI. Abstract.

Greenman, Emily, and Yu Xie. 2008. "Double jeopardy? The interaction of gender and race on earnings in the United States." Social Forces, 86(3): 1217-1244. DOI. Abstract.

Xie, Yu, Yang Jiang, and Emily Greenman. 2008. "Did send-down experience benefit youth? A reevaluation of the social consequences of forced urban-rural migration during China's Cultural Revolution." Social Science Research, 37(2): 686-700. PMCID: PMC2597845. DOI. Abstract.

Xie, Yu, and Xiaogang Wu. 2008. "Danwei Profitability and Earnings Inequality in Urban China." The China Quarterly, 195 : 558-581. PMCID: PMC2864038. DOI. Abstract.

Zeng, Zhen, and Yu Xie. 2008. "A Preference-Opportunity-Choice Framework with Applications to Intergroup Friendship." American Journal of Sociology, 114(3): 615-648. PMCID: PMC2756294. DOI. Abstract. Public Access.

Zhu, Haiyan, and Yu Xie. 2007. "Socioeconomic differentials in mortality among the oldest old in China." Research on Aging, 29(2): 125-143. DOI. Abstract.

Brand, Jennie, and Yu Xie. 2007. "Identification and Estimation of Causal Effects with Time-Varying Treatments and Time-Varying Outcomes." Sociological Methodology, 37(1): 393-434. DOI.

Chu, C. Y. Cyrus, Yu Xie, and Ruoh-rong Yu. 2007. "Effects of Sibship Structure Revisited: Evidence from Intra-Family Resource Transfer in Taiwan." Sociology of Education, 80(2): 91-113.

Xie, Yu. 2007. "Otis Dudley Duncan's Legacy: The Demographic Approach to Quantitative Reasoning in Social Science." Research in Social Stratification and Mobility, 25(2): 141-156. DOI. Abstract.

Xie, Yu, and Susan A. Murphy. 2007. "Principal stratification designs to estimate input data missing due to death - Discussion." Biometrics, 63(3): 655-658. DOI.

Hauser, Seth, and Yu Xie. 2005. "Temporal and regional variation in earnings inequality: urban China in transition between 1988 and 1995." Social Science Research, 34(1): 44-79. DOI. Abstract.

Xie, Yu, and Xiaogang Wu. 2005. "Reply to Market premium, social process, and statisticism." American Sociological Review, 70(5): 865-870.

Zeng, Zhen, and Yu Xie. 2004. "Asian-Americans' Earnings Disadvantage Reexamined: The Role of Place of Education." American Journal of Sociology, 109(5): 1075-1108. DOI. Abstract.

Xie, Yu, James Raymo, Kimberly Goyette, and Arland Thornton. 2003. "Economic Potential and Entry into Marriage and Cohabitation." Demography, 40(2): 351-367. Abstract.

Xie, Yu, and Kimberly Goyette. 2003. "Social Mobility and the Educational Choices of Asian Americans." Social Science Research, 32(3): 467-498. Abstract.

Bennett, Pamela, and Yu Xie. 2003. "Revisiting Racial Differences in College Attendance: the Role of Historically Black Colleges and Universities." American Sociological Review, 68(4): 567-580. Abstract.

Wu, Xiaogang, and Yu Xie. 2003. "Does the Market Pay Off? Earnings Returns to Education in Urban China." American Sociological Review, 68(3): 425-442. Abstract.

Axinn, William, Arland Thornton, Lishou Yang, Linda C. Young-DeMarco, and Yu Xie. 2002. "Mothers' Reports of Children's Family Formation Behavior." Social Science Research, 31(2): 257-283. DOI. Abstract.

Raymo, James, and Yu Xie. 2000. "Income of the Urban Elderly in Post-Reform China: Political Capital, Human Capital, and the State." Social Science Research, 29 (1) 1-24. Abstract.

Xie, Yu. 2000. "Demography: Past, Present, and Future." Journal of the American Statistical Association, 95(450): 670-673. Abstract.

Raymo, James, and Yu Xie. 2000. "Temporal and Regional Variation in the Strength of Education Homogany." American Sociological Review, 65(5): 773-781. Abstract.

Xie, Yu. 1999. "The Tension Between Generality and Accuracy." Sociological Methods and Research, 27(3): 428-435.

Goyette, Kimberly, and Yu Xie. 1999. "Educational Expectations of Asian-American Youth: Determinants and Ethnic Differences." Sociology of Education, 72: 24-38. Abstract.

Goyette, Kimberly, and Yu Xie. 1999. "The Intersection of Immigration and Gender: Labor Force Outcomes of Immigrant Women Scientists." Social Science Quarterly, 80: 395-408. Abstract.

Mouw, Ted, and Yu Xie. 1999. "Bilingualism and the Academic Achievement of First and Second Generation Asian Americans: Accommodation with or without Assimilation?" American Sociological Review, 64(2): 232-252. Abstract.

Xie, Yu. 1998. "The Essential Tension Between Parsimony and Accuracy." Sociological Methodology, 28: 231-236.

Hannum, Emily, and Yu Xie. 1998. "Ethnic stratification in Northwest China: Occupational Differences Between Han Chinese and National Minorities in Xinjiang, 1982-1990." Demography, 35(3): 323-333. Abstract.

Lin, Ge, and Yu Xie. 1998. "The Loglinear Modeling of Interstate Migration: Some Additional Consideration." American Sociological Review, 63(6): 900-907. Abstract.

Xie, Yu, and Kimberlee Shauman. 1998. "Sex Differences in Research Productivity: New Evidence about an Old Puzzle." American Sociological Review, 63(6): 847-870. Abstract.

Xie, Yu, and Kimberly Goyette. 1997. "The Racial Identification of Biracial Children with One Asian Parent: Evidence from the 1990 Census." Social Forces, 76(2): 547-570. Abstract.

Shauman, Kimberlee Akin, and Yu Xie. 1997. "MOdeling the sex-typing of occupational choice--influences of occupational structure." Sociological Methods and Research, 26(2): 233-261.

Xie, Yu, and Emily Hannum. 1996. "Regional Variation in Earnings Inequality in Reform-Era Urban China." American Journal of Sociology, 101(4): 950-992. Abstract.

Frey, William H., Kao-Lee Liaw, Yu Xie, and Marcia J. Carlson. 1996. "Interstate Migration of the U.S. Poverty Population: Immigration 'Pushes' and Welfare Magnet 'Pulls'." Population and Environment, 17(6): 491-533. Abstract.

Shauman, Kimberlee A., and Yu Xie. 1996. "Geographic Mobility of Scientists: Sex Differences and Family Constraints." Demography, 33(4): 455-468. Abstract.

Xie, Yu. 1994. "Log-Multiplicative Models for Discrete-Time, Discrete-Covariate Event-History Data." Sociological Methodology, 24: 301-340. Abstract.

Hannum, Emily, and Yu Xie. 1994. "Trends in Educational Gender Inequality in China: 1949-1985." Social Stratification and Mobility, 13: 73-98. Abstract.

Camic, Charles, and Yu Xie. 1994. "The Statistical Turn in American Social Science: Columbia University, 1890 to 1915." American Sociological Review, 59(5): 773-805. Abstract.

Li, Rosa Maria, Yu Xie, and Hui Sheng Lin. 1993. "Division of Family Property in Taiwan." Journal of Cross-Cultural Gerontology, 8: 49-69. Abstract.

Xie, Yu. 1992. "The Socioeconomic Status of Young Male Veterans, 1964-1984." Social Science Quarterly, 73(2): 379-96. Abstract.

Xie, Yu. 1992. "The Log-Multiplicative Layer Effect Model for Comparing Mobility Tables." American Sociological Review, 57: 380-95. Abstract.

Zhao, Xinshu, and Yu Xie. 1992. "Western Influence of (People's Republic of China) Chinese Students in the United States." Comparative Education Review, 36(4): 509-29. Abstract.

Xie, Yu, and Ellen F. Pimentel. 1992. "Age Patterns of Marital Fertility: Revising the Coale-Trussell Method." Journal of the American Statistical Association, 87(420): 977-984. Abstract.

Xie, Yu. 1991. "Model Fertility Schedules Revisited: The Log-Multiplicative Model Approach." Social Science Research, 20: 355-68. Abstract.

Xie, Yu. 1990. "What is Natural Fertility? The Remodeling of a Concept." Population Index, 56(4): 656-63. Abstract.

Xie, Yu. 1989. "An Alternative Purging Method: Controlling the Composition-Dependent Interaction in an Analysis of Rates." Demography, 26(4): 711-6. Abstract.

Xie, Yu. 1989. "Measuring Regional Variation in Sex Preference in China: A Cautionary Note." Social Science Research, 18(3): 291-305. Abstract.

Chapters

Xie, Yu, Alexandra Achen Killewald, and Christopher Near. Forthcoming. "Between- and Within-Occupation Inequality: The Case of High-Status Professions." In Living in a High Inequality Regime edited by Alair MacLean and David Grusky. New York: Russell Sage Foundation.

Sakamoto, Arthur, and Yu Xie. 2006. "The socioeconomic attainments of Asian Americans." In Asian Americans : contemporary trends and issues edited by Pyong Gap Min. 54-77. Thousand Oaks, Calif. : Pine Forge Press.

Xie, Yu. 2004. "Association Model." In Encyclopedia of Social Science Research Methods edited by Michael Lewis-Beck, Alan Bryman and Tim Futing Liao. Pp. 29-35. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.

Shauman, Kimberlee, and Yu Xie. 2003. "Explaining Sex Differences in Publication Productivity among Postsecondary Faculty." In Equal Rites, Unequal Outcomes: Women in American Research Universities edited by Lilli Hornig. Pp. 175-208. New York: Kluwer Academic/Plenum Publishers.

Xie, Yu. 2001. "Demographic Models." In International Encyclopedia of the Social and Behavioral Sciences edited by Paul B. Baltes and Neil J. Smelser. Pp. 3449-3452. Oxford, England: Elsevier Science. Abstract.

Xie, Yu. 2000. "Assessment of the Long-Term Benefits of Head Start." In Into Adulthood: A Study of the Effects of Head Start edited by Sherri Oden, Lawrence Schweinhart, David Weikart. Pp. 139-167. Ypsilanti: High/Scope Press.

Xie, Yu. 1995. "A Demographic Approach to Studying the Process of Becoming a Scientist/Engineer." In Careers in Science and Technology: An International Perspective edited by National Research Council . Washington, DC: National Academy Press. Abstract.

PSC Reports

Wang, Jia, and Yu Xie. 2014. "Feeling Good About the Iron Rice Bowl: Economic Sectors and Happiness in Post-Reform Urban China." PSC Research Report No. 14-811. January 2014. Abstract. PDF.

Xu, Hongwei, and Yu Xie. 2014. "Assessing the Effectiveness of Anchoring Vignettes in Bias Reduction for Socioeconomic Disparities in Self-Rated Health among Chinese Adults." PSC Research Report No. 14-820. May 2014. Abstract. PDF.

Mu, Zheng, and Yu Xie. 2014. "Motherhood Penalty and Fatherhood Premium? Fertility Effects on Parents in China." PSC Research Report No. 14-825. August 2014. Abstract. PDF.

Xu, Hongwei, and Yu Xie. 2013. "The Causal Effects of Rural-to-Urban Migration on Children’s Wellbeing in China." PSC Research Report No. 13-798. August 2013. Abstract. PDF.

Liu, Airan, and Yu Xie. 2013. "Influences of Monetary and Nonmonetary Family Resources on Children’s Development in Verbal Ability in China." PSC Research Report No. 13-800. August 2013. Abstract. PDF.

Yu, Jia, and Yu Xie. 2013. "Changes in the Determinants of Marriage Entry in Post-Reform Urban China." PSC Research Report No. 13-802. September 2013. Abstract. PDF.

Xie, Yu. 2013. "Gender and Family in Contemporary China." PSC Research Report No. 13-808. October 2013. Abstract. PDF.

Xie, Yu, and Xiang Zhou. "Modeling Individual-Level Heterogeneity in Racial Residential Segregation." PSC Research Report No. 12-753. January 2012. Abstract. PDF.

Hsin, Amy, and Yu Xie. "Hard Skills, Soft Skills: The Relative Roles of Cognitive and Non-cognitive Skills in Intergenerational Social Mobility." PSC Research Report No. 12-755. February 2012. Abstract. PDF.

Cheng, Siwei, and Yu Xie. 2012. "Size Matters: The Structural Effect on Social Relations." PSC Research Report No. 12-756. March 2012. Abstract. PDF.

Yu, Siyu, and Yu Xie. 2012. "Preference Effects on Friendship Choice: Evidence from an Online Field Experiment." PSC Research Report No. 12-780. November 2012. Abstract. PDF.

Xie, Yu, Jennie Brand, and Ben Jann. 2011. "Estimating Heterogeneous Treatment Effects with Observational Data." PSC Research Report No. 11-729. February 2011. Abstract. PDF.

Xie, Yu. 2011. "Population Heterogeneity and Causal Inference." PSC Research Report No. 11-731. March 2011. Abstract. PDF.

Mu, Zheng, and Yu Xie. 2011. "Marital Age Homogamy in China: A Reversal of Trend in the Reform Era?" PSC Research Report No. 11-742. August 2011. Abstract. PDF.

Zhou, Xiang, and Yu Xie. 2011. "Propensity-Score-Based Methods versus MTE-Based Methods in Causal Inference." PSC Research Report No. 11-747. December 2011. Abstract. PDF.

Thornton, Arland, Georgina Binstock, Kathryn Yount, Mohammad Jalal Abbasi-Shavazi, Dirgha Ghimire, and Yu Xie. 2010. "International Fertility Change: New Data and Insights from the Developmental Idealism Framework." PSC Research Report No. 10-713. June 2010. Abstract. PDF.

Thornton, Arland, and Yu Xie. 2010. "Knowledge and Beliefs Concerning Development and Income Inequality in China and the United States." PSC Research Report No. 10-714. July 2010. Abstract. PDF.

Thornton, Arland, Georgina Binstock, Mohammad Jalal Abbasi-Shavazi, Dirgha Ghimire, Arjan Gjonca, Attila Melegh, Colter Mitchell, Yu Xie, Li-Shou Yang, Linda Young-DeMarco, and Kathryn Yount. 2010. "Knowledge and Beliefs of Ordinary People about Developmental Hierarchies." PSC Research Report No. 10-715. July 2010. Abstract. PDF.

Xie, Yu, and Alexandra Achen Killewald. 2010. "Historical Trends in Social Mobility: Data, Methods, and Farming." PSC Research Report No. 10-716. August 2010. Abstract. PDF.

Xie, Yu, and Guangzhou Wang. 2009. "Chinese People's Beliefs about the Relationship between Economic Development and Social Inequality." PSC Research Report No. 09-681. June 2009. Abstract. PDF.

Xie, Yu, and Margaret Gough. 2009. "Ethnic Enclaves and the Earnings of Immigrants." PSC Research Report No. 09-685. August 2009. Abstract. PDF.

Xie, Yu, and Alexandra Achen Killewald. 2009. "Science on the Decline? Educational Outcomes of Three Cohorts of Young Americans." PSC Research Report No. 09-684. August 2009. Abstract. PDF.

Lowry, Deborah, and Yu Xie. 2009. "Socioeconomic Status and Health Differentials in China: Convergence Or Divergence at Older Ages?" PSC Research Report No. 09-690. October 2009. Abstract. PDF.

Tsai, Shu-Ling, and Yu Xie. 2008. "Returns to College Education Reexamined: Individual Treatment Effects, Selection Bias, and Sorting Gain." PSC Research Report No. 08-631. January 2008. Abstract. PDF.

Chu, C.Y. Cyrus, Yu Xie, and Ruoh-rong Yu. 2006. "Effects of Sibship Revisited: Evidence from Intra-Family Resource Transfer in Taiwan." PSC Research Report No. 06-588. January 2006. Abstract. PDF.

Xie, Yu. 2006. "Otis Dudley Duncan's Legacy: The Demographic Approach to Quantitative Reasoning in Social Science." PSC Research Report No. 06-589. February 2006. Abstract. PDF.

Brand, Jennie, and Yu Xie. 2006. "Composite Causal Effects for Time-Varying Treatments and Time-Varying Outcomes." PSC Research Report No. 06-601. June 2006. Abstract. PDF.

Xie, Yu, Yang Jiang, and Emily Greenman. 2006. "Did Send-Down Experience Benefit Youth? A Reevaluation of the Social Consequences of Forced Urban-Rural Migration during China's Cultural Revolution." PSC Research Report No. 06-603. August 2006. Abstract. PDF.

Greenman, Emily, and Yu Xie. 2006. "Double Jeopardy or Compensating Disadvantage? The Interaction Effect of Gender and Race on Earnings in the U.S." PSC Research Report No. 06-604. August 2006. Abstract. PDF.

Greenman, Emily, and Yu Xie. 2006. "Is Assimilation Theory Dead? The Effect of Assimilation on Adolescent Well-Being." PSC Research Report No. 06-605. August 2006. Abstract. PDF.

Xie, Yu, and Haiyan Zhu. 2006. "Do Sons or Daughters Give More Money to Parents? Gender and Intergenerational Support in Contemporary Urban China." PSC Research Report No. 06-607. September 2006. Abstract. PDF.

Xie, Yu, and Xiaogang Wu. 2005. "Market Premium, Social Process, and Statistical Naivety: Further Evidence on Differential Returns to Education in Urban China." PSC Research Report No. 05-578. July 2005. Abstract. PDF.

Xie, Yu, and Emily Greenman. 2005. "Segmented Assimilation Theory: A Reformulation and Empirical Test." PSC Research Report No. 05-581. August 2005. Abstract. PDF.

Wu, Xiaogang, and Yu Xie. 2002. "Does the Market Pay Off? Earnings Inequality and Returns to Education in Urban China." PSC Research Report No. 02-500. April 2002. Abstract. PDF.

Bennett, Pamela, and Yu Xie. 2000. "Explaining the Black-White Gap in College Attendance: Racial Differences versus Socioeconomic Determinants." PSC Research Report No. 00-447. June 2000. Abstract. PDF.

Goyette, Kimberly, and Yu Xie. "Immigrant Women Scientists: Their Labor Force Characteristics." PSC Research Report No. 97-384. March 1997. Abstract.

Goyette, Kimberly, and Yu Xie. "Educational Expectations of Asian-American Youth: Determinants and Ethnic Differences." PSC Research Report No. 97-396. June 1997. Abstract. PDF.

Mouw, Ted, and Yu Xie. "Accommodation with or without Assimilation? Bilingualism and the Academic Achievement of Asian Immigrants." PSC Research Report No. 97-402. July 1997. Abstract. PDF.

Raymo, James, and Yu Xie. 1997. "Income of the Urban Elderly in Postreform China: Political Capital, Human Capital, and the State." PSC Research Report No. 97-404. September 1997. Abstract. PDF.

Xie, Yu, and Kimberly Goyette. "The Racial Identification of Biracial Children with One Asian Parent: Evidence from the 1990 Census." PSC Research Report No. 96-370. August 1996. Abstract. PDF.

Hannum, Emily, and Yu Xie. "Ethnic and Gender Stratification in an Economic Reform Era: The Case of Xinjiang, China." PSC Research Report No. 95-327. March 1995. Abstract.

Frey, William H., Kao-Lee Liaw, Yu Xie, and Marcia J. Carlson. "Interstate Migration of the US Poverty Population: Immigration "Pushes" and Welfare Magnet "Pulls"." PSC Research Report No. 95-331. June 1995. Abstract.

Akin, Kimberlee, and Yu Xie. "Migration of Scientists: Roles of Gender and the Family." PSC Research Report No. 95-350. November 1995. Abstract. PDF.

Xie, Yu, and Kimberlee Akin. "Sex Differences in Research Productivity: Solving the Puzzle?" PSC Research Report No. 94-322. October 1994. Abstract.

Xie, Yu. "Log-Multiplicative Models for Discrete-Time, Discrete-Covariate Event History Data." PSC Research Report No. 93-286. August 1993. Abstract.

Xie, Yu, and Ellen Efrron Pimentel. "Age Patterns of Marital Fertility: Revising the Coale-Trussell Method." PSC Research Report No. 92-241. June 1992. Abstract.

Xie, Yu, and Kimberlee Akin. "Sex-Typing of Occupational Choice: A Test of Role Model Theory." PSC Research Report No. 92-243. July 1992. Abstract.

Hannum-Demopolos, Emily, and Yu Xie. "Gender and Educational Attainment in Modern China: An Analysis of Trends." PSC Research Report No. 92-264. October 1992. Abstract.

Xie, Yu, and Ellen Efron. "Revising the Coale-Trussell Method for Analyzing Age-Specific Marital Fertility Schedules." PSC Research Report No. 91-207. April 1991. Abstract.

Xie, Yu. "New Models for Comparing Mobility Tables: A Log-Multiplicative Approach." PSC Research Report No. 91-216. June 1991. Abstract.

Xie, Yu. "A Methodological Note on the Use of Response-Based Data, with an Application to Studying the Social Origins of Scientists." PSC Research Report No. 91-217. June 1991. Abstract.

Xie, Yu. "What is Natural Fertility? The Remodelling of a Concept." PSC Research Report No. 90-173. April 1990. Abstract.

Xie, Yu. "Model Fertility Schedules Revisited: The Log-Multiplicative Model Approach." PSC Research Report No. 90-174. April 1990. Abstract.

Xie, Yu. "The Socioeconomic Status of Young Male Veterans, 1964-1984." PSC Research Report No. 90-196. November 1990. Abstract.