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Zhang, Zhenmei, Danan Gu, and Ye Luo. 2014. "Coresidence with Elderly Parents in Contemporary China: The Role of Filial Piety, Reciprocity, Socioeconomic Resources, and Parental Needs." PSC Research Report No. 14-824. August 2014. Abstract. PDF.

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.

Wu, Xiaogang, and Gloria He. 2014. "Changing Ethnic Stratification in Contemporary China." PSC Research Report No. 14-819. May 2014. Abstract. PDF.

Anderson, Barbara A. 2014. "The Role of Data in Research and Policy." PSC Research Report No. 14-818. April 2014. Abstract. PDF.

Seshan, Ganesh, and Dean Yang. 2014. "Motivating migrants: A field experiment on financial decision-making in transnational households." Journal of Development Economics, 108: 119-127. DOI. Abstract.

Sznajder, Kristin K., Sioban D. Harlow, Sarah Burgard, Yangrang Wang, Cheng Han, and Jing Liu. 2014. "Gynecologic pain related to occupational stress among female factory workers in Tianjin, China." International Journal of Occupational and Environmental Health, 20(1): 33-45. DOI. Abstract.

Moaddel, Mansoor. 2014. "Modalities of National Sovereignty: Territorial Nationalism versus Islamic Fundamentalism in Muslim-Majority Countries." PSC Research Report No. 14-816. February 2014. Abstract. PDF.

Kruger, Daniel J., Maryanne Fisher, and Paula Wright. 2014. "Patriarchy, male competition, and excess male mortality." Evolutionary Behavioral Sciences, 8(1): 3-11. DOI. Abstract. Public Access.

Anderson, Barbara A. 2014. "Projecting Low Fertility: Some Thoughts about the Plausibility and Implications of Assumptions." PSC Research Report No. 14-815. February 2014. Abstract. PDF.

Ren, Qiang, and Donald J. Treiman. 2014. "Living Arrangements of the Elderly in China and Consequences for their Emotional Well-being." PSC Research Report No. 14-814. January 2014. Abstract. PDF.

Wu, Xiaogang, Hua Ye, and Gloria Guangye He. 2014. "Fertility Decline and Women’s Status Improvement in China." PSC Research Report No. 14-812. January 2014. Abstract. PDF.

Wu, Xiaogang, and Xi Song. 2014. "Ethnic Stratification amid China’s Economic Transition: Evidence from the Xinjiang Uyghur Autonomous Region." Social Science Research, 44: 158-172. Abstract. Licensed Access.

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Projects

Manuela Angelucci. Delivering Conditional Cash Transfers Via Savings Accounts: Default and Accounting Mechanisms (Gates Foundation) 2014-2015.

Ellen Compernolle. Utilizing mixed methods to examine the complex effects of international labor migration on family dynamics and household consumption in Chitwan, Nepal (PSC Alumni ) 2014.

Manuela Angelucci. Delivering Conditional Cash Transfers via Savings Accounts: Default and Mental Accounting Mechanisms (Mueller) 2014-2015.

Dirgha Ghimire. Innovation in the Measurement of Community Contextual Features (NICHD) 2013-2015.

Fabian T. Pfeffer. Parental Wealth and Children's Outcomes in Sweden (IFAU) 2013.

Ellen Compernolle. Remittances from an absent husband: The effects of international labor migration to the Persian Gulf on family dynamics in Chitwan, Nepal (Freedman) 2013-2014.

Hongwei Xu. Residential Segregation and Locational Attainments among Migrants to Shanghai: A Spatial Perspective (Freedman) 2013-2014.

Dean Yang, Catherine Ambler. Channeling Remittances toward Human Capital Investment in Central America (Mueller) 2013-2014.

John E. Knodel. Proposal for a workshop on comparative analysis of aging in Myanmar, Thailand and Vietnam (PAA) 2013.

David Lam, Zoe McLaren. Fertility Timing and Women's Economic Outcomes in South Africa (Hewlett) 2012-2014.

Laura Zimmermann. Remember When It Rained: The Elusiveness of Gender Discrimination in Indian School Enrollment (Weinberg Research) 2012-2013.

Mary McEniry. Cross-National Data on Early Life Conditions and Older Adult Health in Low, Middle and High Income Countries: A Pilot to Examine Data Quality (PSC Pilot) 2012-2013.

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