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Events, Past

Past Events and dates of interest to the wider PSC community.

2018

20
Feb
Event: PSC Coffee Hour.
PSC bay, 2116 ISR-Thompson.
12
Feb
PSC Brown Bag: Americans' Views on Refusal of Services to Same-Sex Couples: Evidence from a National Survey Experiment.
Brian Powell (James H. Rudy Professor, Department of Sociology, Indiana University Bloomington).
1430 ISR - Thompson.
7
Feb
Event: PSC Coffee Hour.
PSC bay, 2116 ISR-Thompson.
7
Feb
Workshop: Statistical modeling in Stata (CSCAR).
Modern Languages Building, Room 2001A.
5
Feb
PSC Brown Bag: A Plateau in Family Complexity?.
Wendy Manning (Professor, Department of Sociology, Bowling Green State University).
1430 ISR - Thompson.
25
Jan
Workshop: Intro to Stata (CSCAR).
Modern Languages Building, room 2001A.
23
Jan
Event: PSC Coffee Hour.
PSC bay, 2116 ISR-Thompson.
10
Jan
Event: PSC Coffee Hour.
PSC bay, 2116 ISR-Thompson.

2017

14
Dec
Meeting: Faculty input on UM Biosciences Initiative.
Ford Amphitheater, University Hospital.
7
Dec
Meeting: Faculty input on UM Biosciences Initiative.
Vandenberg Room, Michigan League.
7
Dec
Reception: Munger Case Competition Showcase.
Munger Grad Residence, 8th floor. 540 Thompson St.
4
Dec
28
Nov
28
Nov
Meeting: Faculty input on UM Biosciences Initiative.
Northeast Room, Pierpont Commons.
14
Nov
Workshop: Improve your career development (K) grant application.
U-M North Campus Research Complex, Bldg 300, Rm 376.
24
Oct
Event: ISR Town Hall Meeting.
ISR-Thompson atrium and 1430.
23
Oct
PSC Brown Bag: Social Mobility in the Long-Run: An Analysis with Five Linked Generations in China 1300-1900.
Carol Shiue (Professor, Economics, University of Colorado Boulder).
6050 ISR - Thompson.
20
Oct
16
Oct
Workshop: Intro to Survey Design.
Rackham, Earl Lewis Room.
6
Oct
Presentation: The Future of Big Data and Survey Methods.
Matthew Salganik (Princeton University), Jeremy Freese (Stanford University), Colter Mitchell (University of Michigan).
1430 ISR-Thompson.
5
Oct
Discussion: Angus Deaton, "What Should We Do About Global Poverty?".
David Lam (PSC, U of M).
Ross Business School, Robertson Auditorium.
4
Oct
Symposium: Translational Research 2017.
MICHR.
Bldg 10, North Campus Research Complex.
27
Sep
Workshop: MICHR Mock Study Section.
North Campus Research Complex, bld 300, rm 376.
26
Sep
Event: HomeLab open house.
Atrium, ISR-Thompson .
11
Sep
Presentation: Technology & the Future of Work.
1110 Weill Hall, Ford School.
24
Aug
Deadline: Register for NIH Mock Study Section.
Online registration required.
14
Aug
Presentation: Detroit 67: Looking Back to Move Forward.
Heather Ann Thompson (PSC, U of M).
Henry Ford Museum of American Innovation.
12
Aug
Conference: 2017 Meeting of the American Sociological Association.
Palais des Congrès de Montréal in Montréal, Québec.
1
Jun
25
May
Workshop: CSCAR - Intro to Stata.
Josh Erickson.
2001A Modern Languages Building.
16
May
10
May
Workshop: CSCAR - Intro to SPSS.
Brady T. West (PSC, U of M).
2001A Modern Languages Building.
9
May
Workshop: CSCAR - Intro to Survey Design.
Frederick G. Conrad (Survey Research Center, U-M).
2001A Modern Languanges Building.
24
Apr
Deadline: ISR Feeds backpack drive for the Education Project.
Lee J. Ridley (Population Studies Center, University of Michigan).
ISR.
18
Apr
10
Apr
Presentation: The Politics of Measuring Human Rights and Gender Violence.
Sally Engle Merry (New York University).
1014 Tisch Hall.
6
Apr
Symposium: Using Sensitive Data across the Social Sciences.
Margaret Levenstein (PSC, U of M), Jason Owen-Smith (PSC, U of M), Ceren Budak.
6050 ISR-Thompson.
30
Mar
Conference: Sterilization and Social Justice: Past and Present.
Nicole Novak (PSC, U of M), Alexandra Minna Stern (PSC, U of M), Sioban D. Harlow (PSC, U of M), Sharon R. Kardia (MiCDA, U of M).
1014 Tisch Hall.
29
Mar
Event: Book talk: Kristin Seefeldt's "Abandoned Families".
Kristin Seefeldt (PSC, U of M).
Annenberg Auditorium, Weill Hall.
29
Mar
Event: Kristin Seefeldt: Book talk on Abandoned Families.
Kristin Seefeldt (PSC, U of M).
Weill Hall, Annenberg Auditorium.
24
Mar
13
Mar

2016

24
Oct
PSC Brown Bag: Academic Innovation and the Global Public Research University.
James Hilton (Dean of Libraries and Vice Provost for Academic Innovation, University Libraries, University of Michigan).
6050 ISR - Thompson.
10
Oct
PSC Brown Bag: Does Reality TV Induce Real Effects? On the Questionable Association Between 16 and PREGNANT and Teenage Childbearing.
David Jaeger (Professor, Economics, City University of New York).
6050 ISR - Thompson.
12
Sep

2015

13
Apr
PSC Brown Bag: Really Understanding Homelessness: How the University Can Contribute.
Bill Birdsall (Associate Professor Emeritus, School of Social Work, U of M).
6
Apr
23
Mar
PSC Brown Bag: Lifting the Burden: State Care of the Elderly and Labor Supply of Adult Children (with Katrine V. Løken and Julie Riise).
Shelly Lundberg (Leonard Broom Professor of Demography, University of California, Santa Barbara).
23
Feb

2014

6
Oct
PSC Brown Bag: The Unintended Consequences of Family Planning Initiatives in Nigeria.
Elisha Renne (Professor of Anthropology, Aftromerican and African Studies, PSC, U of M).
22
Sep
PSC Brown Bag: Family Complexity, Siblings, and Children’s Aggressive Behavior at School Entry.
Paula Fomby (Associate Research Scientist and Faculty Associate, SRC, PSC, U of M).
10
Feb
PSC Brown Bag: Neuroimaging and Population Science.
Christopher Monk (University of Michigan).
3
Feb
PSC Brown Bag: Multi-Partnered Fertility and Child Well-Being among Urban U.S. Families.
Marcia J. Carlson (School of Sociology, University of Wisconsin-Madison).

2013

21
Oct
PSC Brown Bag: Perverse Consequences of Well-Intentioned Regulation: Evidence from India's Child Labor Ban.
Prashant Bharadwaj (University of California, San Diego).
G150 A&B ISR - Perry.
7
Oct
PSC Brown Bag: The Long Term Cohort Increase in Premarital First Births: Is it About Sex or the Economy?.
Paula England (Professor of Sociology, New York University).
G150 A&B ISR - Perry.
16
Sep
PSC Brown Bag: Labor Migration, HIV, and Society in Rural Africa.
Victor Agadajanian (Arizona State University).
9
Sep
PSC Brown Bag: PSC Postdoc Introductions.
Dustin Brown (PSC, U of M), Patrick Coate (PSC, U of M), Pawel Krolikowski (PSC, U of M), Amelia Karraker (PSC, U of M), Emily Ann Marshall (PSC, U of M).
29
Apr
PSC Brown Bag: On the Use of Demographic Evidence at International War Crime Tribunals.
Helge Brunborg (Social and Demographic Research, Statistics Norway).
15
Apr
PSC Brown Bag: The Mechanisms of Alcohol Control: Evidence from the Canadian Minimum Legal Drinking Age.
Carlos Dobkin (Department of Economics, University of California, Santa Cruz).
8
Apr
PSC Brown Bag: Child Murder in America.
Randolph Roth (Professor of History and Sociology, Ohio State University).
1
Apr
PSC Brown Bag: High School Environments, STEM Orientations, and the Gender Gap in Science and Engineering Degrees.
Thomas A. DiPrete (Department of Sociology, Columbia University), Joscha Legewie.
11
Mar
PSC Brown Bag: Aggregation Problems.
Jennifer Johnson-Hanks (Department of Demography, University of California, Berkeley).
26
Feb
11
Feb
PSC Brown Bag: Growth in Income and Subjective Well-Being Over Time.
Justin Wolfers (Economics and Public Policy, University of Michigan).
28
Jan
PSC Brown Bag: A Cognitive Model of Culture for Demography.
Christine Bachrach (Maryland Population Research Center, University of Maryland).

2012

19
Nov
PSC Brown Bag: The Effects of U.S. Family Planning Programs on Children's Economic Resources.
Martha Bailey (Department of Economics, National Poverty Center and Population Studies Center, University of Michigan), Olga Malkova, Zoe McLaren.
12
Nov
PSC Brown Bag: Cumulative Risks of Foster Care Placement for American Children, 2000-2009.
Christopher Wildeman (Department of Sociology, Yale University).
5
Nov
PSC Brown Bag: School Reform and Beyond: A Comprehensive Approach to Foster Achievement.
Robin Jacob (Center for Advancing Research and Solutions for Society, University of Michigan), David Featherman (PSC, U of M).
22
Oct
PSC Brown Bag: A Search for Oppositional Culture: Race, Perceptions of Opportunity, and Academic Investment.
Angel Harris (Department of Sociology and Center for African American Studies, Princeton University).
16
Oct
PSC Brown Bag: Power and Priorities: Gender, Caste, and Household Bargaining in India.
Nancy Luke (Department of Sociology, Brown University).
6050.
8
Oct
PSC Brown Bag: The Cultural Significance of the Second Demographic Transition.
Lisa Neidert (Population Studies Center, University of Michigan).
1
Oct
PSC Brown Bag: Demographic Transitions and Global Economic Inequality.
Parfait M. Eloundou-Enyegue (Development Sociology and Demography, Cornell Population Program, Cornell University).
10
Sep
PSC Brown Bag: Predicting Survival of Older Adults: Findings from a Biosocial Survey.
Noreen Goldman (Office of Population Research and Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, Princeton University).
16
Apr
2
Apr
PSC Brown Bag: Health and Development of Mexican American Preschool Children: An Integrative Approach Using Latent Class Analysis.
Nancy Landale (Department of Sociology and Crime. Law and Justice, Pennsylvania State University).
26
Mar
PSC Brown Bag: Mate Preferences and Marriage Market Dynamics.
Elizabeth Bruch (University of Michigan).
13
Feb
PSC Brown Bag: Family Instability, Genes, and Children’s Externalizing Behavior.
Colter Mitchell (Center for Research on Child Wellbeing, Princeton University).
6
Feb
PSC Brown Bag: The Great Migration and African American Mortality: Evidence from the Deep South.
Seth Sanders (Terry Sanford Institute of Public Policy, Duke University).

2011

5
Dec
PSC Brown Bag: Socioeconomic Risk Factors for Adult Mortality in a Middle-Income Country: The Costa Rican Longitudinal Mortality Study.
William H. Dow (School of Public Health and Berkeley Population Center, University of California, Berkeley).
21
Nov
PSC Brown Bag: Measuring Health Literacy in the Health and Retirement Study.
Helen Levy (Institute for Social Research, School of Public Health and Gerald Ford School of Public Policy).
15
Nov
PSC Brown Bag: The Un/deserving Rich: American Beliefs about Opportunity and Inequality in the Era of Rising Inequality.
Leslie McCall (Department of Sociology, Northwestern University).
6050 ISR-Thompson.
7
Nov
PSC Brown Bag: Health Insurance, Utilization and Mortality: Evidence from Medicare's Origins.
Kenneth Chay (Department of Economics and Community Health, Brown University).
24
Oct
PSC Brown Bag: Relationship Dynamics and Pregnancy: Seriousness, Instability, and Partner Change.
Jennifer Barber (Department of Sociology and Research Professor, Population Studies Center and Survey Research Center), Yasamin Kusunoki (Assistant Research Scientist, Population Studies Center and Survey Research Center), Heather Gatny (Research Associate, Institute for Social Research).
10
Oct
PSC Brown Bag: Portfolio Choice and Mental Health Issues.
Angela Fertig (Department of Health Policy and Management, College of Public Health, University of Georgia at Athens).
3
Oct
PSC Brown Bag: Why Do Women Live Longer than Men? An Integrative Social and Biodemographic Approach to Explaining Sex Differences in Longevity.
Yang Yang (Department of Sociology, Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, and Carolina Population Center, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill).
19
Sep
PSC Brown Bag: The Acute Problem of Chronic Disease in Twentieth Century Epidemiology.
Aaron Mauck (School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Research Fellow, Epidemiology).
11
Apr
PSC Brown Bag: The Reversal of the Education Gender Gap in Marriage and Marital Dissolution.
Christine Schwartz (Department of Sociology and Center for Demography and Ecology, University of Wisconsin - Madison).
5
Apr
PSC Brown Bag: Life Situations of Young Fathers in Jakarta.
Iwu Dwisetyani Utomo (Australian Demographic & Social Research Institute, Australian National University).
29
Mar
PSC Brown Bag: Worldwide Household Patterns of Young Couples in Multilevel Perspective.
Jeroen Spijker (Researcher, Centre d'Estudis Demografics, Barcelona, Spain).
22
Mar
PSC Brown Bag: Dynamic Aspects of Family Transfers.
Kathleen McGarry (Department of Economics, University of California - Los Angeles).
14
Mar
PSC Brown Bag: Social Determinants of Stroke in the Elderly: Race, Place and SES.
Maria Glymour (Department of Society, Human Development, and Health, Harvard School of Public Health).
7
Mar
PSC Brown Bag: Explaining the High and Worsening Position in Life Expectancy.
Eileen Crimmins (Andrus Gerontology Center, University of Southern California).
21
Feb
PSC Brown Bag: How the World Survived the Population Bomb: Lessons from 50 Years of Exceptional Demographic History.
David Lam (Department of Economics and Population Studies Center, Institute for Social Resarch).
14
Feb
PSC Brown Bag: Does Staying in School (and not Working) Help Prevent Teen Drinking and Smoking?.
Adriana Lleras-Muney (Economics Department, University of California - Los Angeles).
24
Jan
PSC Brown Bag: Using Incentives to Encourage Healthy Eating in Children.
Joseph Price (Department of Economics, Brigham University).
10
Jan
PSC Brown Bag: Postmodern Segregation: Patterns, Causes, and Consequences in the 21st Century.
Douglas S. Massey (Office of Population Research and Department of Sociology, Princeton University).

2010

22
Nov
PSC Brown Bag: Health and Health Insurance Trajectories of Mexicans in the US.
Robert Kaestner (Institute of Government and Public Affairs, University of Illinois, Chicago).
22
Nov
PSC Brown Bag: Health and Health Insurance Trajectories of Mexicans in the US.
Robert Kaestner (Institute of Government and Public Affairs, University of Illinois, Chicago).
15
Nov
PSC Brown Bag: School Desegregation and Urban Change: Evidence from City Boundaries.
Leah Platt Boustan (Department of Economics, University of California, Los Angeles).
8
Nov
PSC Brown Bag: FDA and ABCs: Unintended Consequences of Antidepressant Warnings on Academic Achievement.
Ellen Meara (The Dartmouth Institute for Health Policy and Clinical Practice, Dartmouth College), Ezra Golberstein, Susan Busch.
1
Nov
PSC Brown Bag: Circumcision, Information, and HIV Prevention.
Rebecca Thornton (PSC), Susan Godlonton (PSC, U of M), Alister Munthali.
20
Sep
PSC Brown Bag: Schools, School Quality, and Marriage Timing.
Scott Yabiku (Program in Sociology, School of Social and Family Dynamics, Arizona State University).
13
Sep
PSC Brown Bag: If Nothing is Certain But Death and Taxes, Why Do So Few Americans Prepare for the End of Life?.
Deborah Carr (Department of Sociology and Institute for Health, Health Care Policy and Aging Research, Rutgers University).
15
Jun
PSC Brown Bag: Emerging Family Patterns in Latin America: The Southern Cone Experience.
Georgina Binstock (Centro de Estudios de Poblacion, Argentina).
8
Jun
PSC Brown Bag: Globalization and Migration in Hungary Structures and Attitudes in a Comparative Perspective.
Attila Melegh (Demographic Research Institute, Institute of Sociology and Social Policy).
12
Apr
PSC Brown Bag: Health Capital and the Prenatal Environment: The Effect of Maternal Fasting During Pregnancy.
Douglas Almond (Economics Department, Columbia University), Bhash Mazumder.
6
Apr
PSC Brown Bag: Career and Family.
Claudia Goldin (Department of Economics, Harvard University).
6050 ISR.
22
Mar
PSC Brown Bag: Voter Turnout and the Labor Market.
Mel Stephens (School of Public Policy, Department of Economics, Population Studies Center and Survey Research Center, Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan), Kerwin Charles (University of Chicago).
15
Mar
PSC Brown Bag: Social Inequality and Infant Mortality in China and India.
Sarah Burgard (Department of Sociology, Population Studies Center and Epidemiology, University of Michigan), Shige Song.
8
Mar
PSC Brown Bag: The Continuum of Disorder and Its Implications for Health.
Kathleen Cagney (Visiting Professsor, University of Michigan, Population Studies Center and Survey Research Center, Institute for Social Research;, Department of Health Studies, University of Chicago).
15
Feb
PSC Brown Bag: Objective and Perceived Neighborhood Environment and Social Engagement.
Jennifer Ailshire (Center of Biodemography and Population Health, School of Gerontology, University of Southern California).
8
Feb
1
Feb
PSC Brown Bag: Research Ethics Presentation.
Judy Birk (Managing Director, IRB Health Sciences and Behavioral Sciences), Lynette Hoelter (Director, Instructional Resources & Development, ICPSR), Lisa Neidert (Senior Research Associate, PSC).
11
Jan
PSC Brown Bag: Unions, Norms and the Rise in American Earnings Inequality.
Bruce Western (Department of Sociology and Director of the Multidisciplinary Program in Inequality and Social Policy at the Kennedy School of Government;, Harvard University).

2009

7
Dec
PSC Brown Bag: International Fertility Change: New Data and Insights from the Developmental Idealism Framework.
Arland Thornton (PSC, University of Michigan), Georgina Binstock, Kathryn Yount, Jalal Abbasi-Shavazi, Dirgha Ghimire,, Yu Xie (PSC, U of M).
16
Nov
PSC Brown Bag: PSC Faculty Introductions: Faculty Offer Brief Descriptions of Their Research Interests and Projects.
George Alter, Barbara Anderson, Martha Bailey, Jennifer Barber, Al Hermalin, David Lam, Narayan Sastry, Bob Schoeni, Yu Xie (PSC, U of M).
9
Nov
PSC Brown Bag: For Better or Worse? Increased Stratification in US Higher Education.
John Bound (Population Studies Center, Survey Research Center, Department of Economics, University of Michigan).
12
Oct
PSC Brown Bag: Do Sex Offender Registration and Notification Laws Affect Criminal Behavior?.
James J. Prescott (Law School, University of Michigan), Jonah Rockoff.
5
Oct
PSC Brown Bag: Imprisonment and Infant Mortality.
Christopher Wildeman (School of Public Health, University of Michigan).
14
Sep
PSC Brown Bag: A Dynamic Economic Model of Weight Change.
Edward Norton (Department of Health Management and Policy, University of Michigan).
27
Apr
PSC Brown Bag: Causes and Consequences of Teen Pregnancy in South Africa.
Nicola Branson, David Lam, Murray Leibbrandt, Vimal Ranchhod, Leticia Marteleto (PSC, U of M).
13
Apr
PSC Brown Bag: Can We Explain Black-White Disparities in Infant Mortality?.
Steven J. Haider (Department of Economics, Michigan State University).
1
Apr
PSC Brown Bag: Understanding Inequality in China.
Yu Xie (Otis Dudley Duncan Distinguished University Professor of Sociology, Population Studies Center).
23
Mar
15
Mar
PSC Brown Bag: TBD.
Sarah Burgard (Department of Sociology and Population Studies Center, University of Michigan).
9
Mar
PSC Brown Bag: The Demand for Sex Selective Abortions.
Claus Portner (Department of Economics, University of Washington).
2
Mar
PSC Brown Bag: What Explains Fertility? Evidence from Italian Pension Reforms.
Francesco Billari (Director, Dondena Centre for Research on Social Dynamics, University of Bocconi, Milano, Italy).
15
Feb
PSC Brown Bag: TBD.
Jennifer Ailshire (Population Studies Center, Survey Research Center and Department of Sociology, University of Michigan).
15
Feb
PSC Brown Bag: TBD.
Jennifer Ailshire (Population Studies Center, Survey Research Center, Department of Sociology, University of Michigan).
9
Feb
PSC Brown Bag: Recycling Behavior Among Urban South Africans: The Role of Race and Social Status.
Barbara Anderson (Professor, Department of Sociology, Population Studies Center), John H. Romani (Professor Emeritus of Public Health Administration, ).
12
Jan
PSC Brown Bag: The Embodiment of Tourism: Sexual Performance and HIV/AIDS Among Dominican Tourism Workers.
Mark Padilla (School of Public Health and Department of Anthropology, University of Michigan).

2008

1
Dec
PSC Brown Bag: Family Size of Children and Women during the Demographic Transition.
David Lam (Population Studies Center, University of Michigan), Leticia Marteleto (Population Studies Center, University of Michigan).
24
Nov
PSC Brown Bag: The Expansion and Impact of U.S. Family Planning Programs Under the War on Poverty, 1960-1980.
Martha Bailey (Department of Economics and Population Studies Center, University of Michigan).
18
Nov
PSC Brown Bag: Relationship Dynamics and Social Life: Design and Implementation of Mixed Mode, Mixed Method Study of Young Women.
Jennifer Barber (Survey Research Center,Population Studies Center and Department of Sociology), Yasamin Kusunoki (Population Studies Center), Heather Gatny (Survey Research Center and Population Studies Center).
4
Nov
PSC Brown Bag: Social Isolation, Gender and Inflammation.
Linda Waite (Department of Sociology, University of Chicago).
27
Oct
PSC Brown Bag: Some Macroeconomic Consequences of the Demographic Transition.
Ron Lee (Center for Demography and Economics, University of California, Berkeley).
20
Oct
PSC Brown Bag: Cognitive Economics and Human Capital.
Bob Willis (Population Studies Center, Survey Research Center).
13
Oct
6
Oct
PSC Brown Bag: School Quality, Attitudes about the Family, and Contraceptive Use in Nepal.
Sarah Brauner-Otto (Carolina Population Center, University of North Carolina).
15
Sep
PSC Brown Bag: The Kerner Commission Report: 40 Years Later. What Has Changed, What Hasn’t.
Reynolds Farley (Population Studies Center, University of Michigan).
21
Apr
PSC Brown Bag: Family Formation and Fertility in Central and Eastern Europe: Sweeping Changes and Driving Forces.
Dimiter Philipov (Austrian Academy of Sciences, Vienna Institute of Demography).
14
Apr
PSC Brown Bag: Educational Transitions in Egypt.
Ray Langsten (Social Research Center, American University in Cairo).
7
Apr
PSC Brown Bag: Consequences of Unwanted Fertility: Longitudinal Evidence from Bangladesh.
John Casterline (Department of Sociology, Ohio State University).
17
Mar
PSC Brown Bag: Race, Ethnicity, and Inequality in Charleston, South Carolina 1860-1880.
Jeff Strickland (Population Studies Center, University of Michigan).
10
Mar
PSC Brown Bag: Moving Women: Household Composition, Labor Demand and Crop Choice.
Isaac Mbiti (Department of Economics, Southern Methodist University).
3
Mar
PSC Brown Bag: New and Current Services from the Center for Statistical Consultation and Research (CSCAR).
Edward Rothman (Center for Statistical Consultation and Research, University of Michigan).
11
Feb
PSC Brown Bag: Complex Systems Approaches to Population Studies.
Carl Simon (School of Public Policy, University of Michigan).
4
Feb
PSC Brown Bag: Community Effects on the Sexual Behavior of Youth in Asia.
David Bishai (School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University).
12
Jan
PSC Brown Bag: .
Mark Padilla (School of Public Health and Department of Anthropology, University of Michigan).

2007

3
Dec
PSC Brown Bag: Beyond Signaling and Human Capital: Education and the Revelation of Ability.
Patrick Bayer (Department of Economics, Duke University).
26
Nov
PSC Brown Bag: Sleep and Health: Gender, socio-economic status and inequalities in sleep.
Sara Arber (Department of Sociology, University of Surrey, UK).
5
Nov
PSC Brown Bag: The Effects of Social Origins on Educational Attainment: A 51 Nation Comparison.
Don Treiman (California Center for Population Research, UCLA).
1
Oct
PSC Brown Bag: Family in the Middle East: Ideational Change in Egypt, Iran, and Tunisia.
Kathryn Yount (Department of Sociology, Emory University).
24
Sep
PSC Brown Bag: Modernisation vs. Traditionalism--The Fertility Changes in Albania 1950-2000..
Arjan Gjonca (Department of Social Policy, London School of Economics).
16
Apr
PSC Brown Bag: Social Identity and Preferences.
Daniel Benjamin (University of Michigan).
2
Apr
PSC Brown Bag: Fragile Families: The First Five Years.
Sara McLanahan (Princeton University).
12
Mar
PSC Brown Bag: How America Expanded Education and Why It Mattered.
Michael Hout (University of California, Berkeley).
6
Feb
PSC Brown Bag: An Update on the National Survey of Family Growth (NSFG).
Robert Groves (University of Michigan), William Axinn (University of Michigan).
22
Jan

2006

3
Oct
PSC Brown Bag: The 2010 World Program of Population and Housing Censuses.
Paul Cheung (United Nations Statistical Division).
18
Sep
PSC Brown Bag: Reconnecting Disadvantaged Young Men.
Harry Holzer (Georgetown University).
9
Jan
PSC Brown Bag: Sexual Risk-Taking in South Africa.
Rachel Snow (University of Michigan).

2005

19
Sep
PSC Brown Bag: New Social Science Initiatives in China.
Yu Xie (University of Michigan), James Lee (University of Michigan).
21
Mar
PSC Brown Bag: Innovating at the End: Studying Race in the 2004 Detroit Area Study.
Ren Farley (University of Michigan), Maria Krysan (University of Illinois-Chicago), Mick Couper (University of Michigan).
11
Mar
PSC Brown Bag: Why Poor Women Put Motherhood before Marriage.
Kathy Edin (University of Pennsylvania), Maria Kefalas (Saint Joseph's University).
Rackham Hall Amphitheater.

2004

22
Nov
PSC Brown Bag: Deliberate Control in a Natural Fertility Population: Southern Sweden 1766-1865.
Tommy Bengtsson (Lund University, Sweden), Martin Dribe (Lund University, Sweden).
20
Sep
PSC Brown Bag: Intimate Partner Violence in China.
William Parish (University of Chicago).
4
May
PSC Brown Bag: Family Change After An Unintended Birth..
Jennifer Barber (University of Michigan).
26
Apr
PSC Brown Bag: Adolescent Health, Genes, and Social and Demographic Contexts.
Guang Guo (Department of Sociology, University of North Carolina).
20
Apr
PSC Brown Bag: Aging in Mexico.
Beth Soldo (Sociology, University of Pennsylvania).
22
Mar
PSC Brown Bag: The Impact of Social Changes on the Family in Vietnam.
Rukmalie Jayakody (Pennsylvania State University).
15
Mar
PSC Brown Bag: Are Demographers an Endangered Species: A panel discussion of how substance and methods of demography are changing and what this means for training, for the identity of demography as a discipline, and for its role within academia..
Al Hermalin (University of Michigan), Pamela Smock (University of Michigan), Robert Schoeni (University of Michigan), Sapna Swaroop (Population Studies Center, University of Michigan).
8
Mar
PSC Brown Bag: Gender, Caste and Contraceptive Use in Rajasthan, India.
Rachel Snow (Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, University of Michigan).
1
Mar
PSC Brown Bag: Stressed Out On Four Continents: Time Crunch or Yuppie Kvetch?.
Daniel Hamermesh (Centennial Professor of Economics, University of Texas, at Austin).
2
Feb
PSC Brown Bag: Long-Term Care and Family Decision Making.
Robert Pollak (Washington University).
2
Feb
PSC Brown Bag: New Directions in Population and Environment Research - A Panel Discussion.
Bill Axinn (University of Michigan), Dan Brown (School of Natural Resources, University of Michigan), Jianguo Liu (Fisheries and Wildlife, Michigan State University), Myron Gutmann (University of Michigan).
12
Jan
PSC Brown Bag: Overview of PSC Faculty Research.
Various PSC Faculty Researchers (University of Michigan).

2003

8
Dec
PSC Brown Bag: Marital Biography and Health at Midlife.
Linda Waite (Department of Sociology, University of Chicago).
10
Nov
PSC Brown Bag: Marriage on the Public Policy Agenda: What Do Policymakers Need to Know From Research?.
Pam Smock (Population Studies Center, University of Michigan), Kristin Seefeldt (Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy, University of Michigan).
3
Nov
PSC Brown Bag: The National Survey of Family Growth: Cycle 6 Experiences and Cycle 7 Plans..
Bill Axinn (University of Michigan), Bob Groves (University of Michigan).
20
Oct
PSC Brown Bag: Stages of the Demographic Transition from a Child’s Perspective: Family Size, Cohort Size, and Schooling.
David Lam (University of Michigan), Leticia Marteleto (Federal University of Minas, Gerais, Brazil).
21
Apr
PSC Brown Bag: Food Stamps Use and the Elderly: Why is Participation So Low?.
Robert Schoeni (Population Studies Center, University of Michigan).
7
Apr
PSC Brown Bag: By Words and Deeds: Racial Steering by Real Estate Agents.
George Galster (College of Urban, Labor, and Metropolitan Affairs, Wayne State University).
31
Mar
PSC Brown Bag: Food Insufficiency or Poverty? Measuring Need-related Diet Adequacy.
Steven Haider (Department of Economics, Michigan State University).
24
Mar
17
Mar
PSC Brown Bag: Race and Space in Urban America: Perspectives from the 2000 Census.
William Frey (Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan).
10
Mar
PSC Brown Bag: Racial Disparities in Violent Crime: Role of Socio-Economic Context and Neighborhood.
Jeff Morenoff (Population Studies Center and the Department of Sociology, University of Michigan).
3
Mar
PSC Brown Bag: Health and Living Arrangements among Elderly Persons in the United States..
Joseph Winchester Brown (Department of Health Behavior and Health Education, University of Michigan).
10
Feb
PSC Brown Bag: The Measure and Meaning of Social Networks among Arab Immigrants in Detroit.
Ann Chih Lin (Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy, Department of Political Science, University of Michigan).
3
Feb
PSC Brown Bag: Has the percentage of children orphaned in South Africa increased? An analysis based on October Household Survey data 1995-98.
Barbara Anderson (Population Studies Center, Institute for Social Research), John Romani (University of Michigan).
27
Jan
PSC Brown Bag: Are "Two-Parent" and "Single-Parent" Families Misnomers Misdirecting Family Research?.
Martha Hill (Survey Research Center, Institute for Social Research).

2002

9
Dec
2
Dec
PSC Brown Bag: IPUMS-International: Integrating and Calibrating Census Microdata.
Robert McCaa (Department of History & Minnesota Population Center, University of Minnesota).
18
Nov
PSC Brown Bag: Teaching about Detroit and Racial Residential Segregation: Using the Web in the Classroom.
Reynolds Farley (Population Studies Center and the Department of Sociology, University of Michigan).
11
Nov
PSC Brown Bag: Family Structure and Child Well-being: The Significance of Parental Cohabitation.
Susan Brown (Center for Family and Demographic Research & Department of Sociology, Bowling Green State University).
4
Nov
PSC Brown Bag: Looking for Mortality-Fertility Links: Reading History Backward, Sideways, and at the Extreme.
Patrick Heuveline (Department of Sociology & Population Research Center, University of Chicago).
28
Oct
PSC Brown Bag: Religion, Health, and Mortality: Recent Findings and Next Steps.
Robert Hummer (Department of Sociology and Population Research Center, University of Texas).
21
Oct
PSC Brown Bag: Economic Stress and Mortality in Past Times: Europe and Asia, 1700-1900.
James Z. Lee (Division of the Humanities and Social Sciences, California Institute of Technology).
7
Oct
30
Sep
PSC Brown Bag: Only Hope: Coming of Age Under China's One-Child Policy.
Vanessa L. Fong (Population Studies Center, University of Michigan).
23
Sep
PSC Brown Bag: Sexual revolution and normative roles of the family: a hazard rate analysis of sexual initiation.
Kazuo Yamaguchi (Department of Sociology and Population Research Center, University of Chicago).
16
Sep
PSC Brown Bag: Marriage as Public Policy: Welfare Reform and Union Formation Among Single Mothers.
Daniel T. Lichter (Department of Sociology & Initiative in Population Research, Ohio State University).
15
Apr
PSC Brown Bag: The Returns to Community College Training for Displaced Workers (Robert LaLonde). Estimating Direct and Indirect Causal Effects: Does Wealth Cause Health or Health Cause Wealth? (Don Rubin).
Robert LaLonde (Irving B. Harris School of Public Policy Studies, University of Chicago), Don Rubin (Statistics Department, Harvard University).
Conference Room, 6050 ISR.
8
Apr
1
Apr
PSC Brown Bag: Where's the Second Demographic Transition Headed?: A Child-Centered Perspective.
Patrick Heuveline (Department of Sociology and Population Research Center, University of Chicago).
18
Mar
PSC Brown Bag: Attainment of Below Replacement-level Fertility in the Islamic Republic of Iran.
Mohammad Jalal Abbasi-Shavazi (Department of Demography, The University of Tehran).
11
Mar
PSC Brown Bag: Why males are the frail sex: Evolutionary perspectives on cohort and cultural variations in the sexual mortality ratio.
Randolph Nesse (Department of Psychiatry and Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan), Daniel Kruger (Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan).
11
Feb
PSC Brown Bag: Racial Residential Segregation in the 1980s and 1990s: The Slow Shift Toward a More Integrated Society.
Reynolds Farley (Department of Sociology and Population Studies Center, University of Michigan).
28
Jan
PSC Brown Bag: Gender, health, and access to care of the lifecourse: New perspectives on the Middle East.
Kathryn Yount (Department of International Health, Emory University).
LANE HALL, Room 2239.
14
Jan
PSC Brown Bag: The Effects of Welfare Work Requirements on Breastfeeding.
Bob Schoeni (Survey Research Center, University of Michigan).
7
Jan

2001

10
Dec
PSC Brown Bag: Excess Mortality Among Urban Residents: How Much, for Whom and Why?.
James House (Survey Research Center, University of Michigan).
3
Dec
PSC Brown Bag: AIDS and older people in Thailand: Results of a survey of AIDS parents.
John Knodel (Department of Sociology and Population Studies Center, University of Michigan).
22
Oct
PSC Brown Bag: Child-spacing and Abortion in a Northern Nigerian Town.
Elisha Renne (Department of Anthropology, University of Michigan).
8
Oct
PSC Brown Bag: Ethnic identity and coping with experiences of ethnic discrimination.
Jacquelynne Eccles (Department of Psychology, University of Michigan).
1
Oct
PSC Brown Bag: Five Years Into Welfare Reform: What Have We Learned?.
Rebecca Blank (Dean, Gerald R. Ford School of Public Policy, University of Michigan).
24
Sep
PSC Brown Bag: Egyptian Mothers of Testtube Babies: Gender, Islam, and the Globalization of New Reproductive Technologies.
Marcia Inhorn (Department of Anthropology and School of Public Health, University of Michigan).
17
Sep
PSC Brown Bag: The Cocaine Epidemic and Infant Health Outcomes.
Harold Pollack (School of Public Health, University of Michigan).
10
Sep
PSC Brown Bag: Social Status of Older Women in the Middle East.
Kathryn Yount (Department of International Health and Sociology, Emory University).
23
Apr
PSC Brown Bag: Understanding the Gender Pay Gap for Physicians.
Laurie Morgan (University of Michigan).
16
Apr
PSC Brown Bag: Comparing How Full-Day and Half-Day Kindergarten Influences Children's Cognitive Development.
Valerie Lee (University of Michigan), David Burkam (University of Michigan).
26
Mar
PSC Brown Bag: A Complex Systems Approach to Population Dynamics.
Carl P. Simon (Department of Economics, University of Michigan).
19
Mar
12
Mar
PSC Brown Bag: Changes in Singapore's Population Policy and Data Management.
Paul Cheung (Singapore Department of Statistics).
29
Jan
PSC Brown Bag: The Bali STD/AIDS Study.
Kathy Ford (University of Michigan).

2000

4
Dec
PSC Brown Bag: Transitions in Living Arrangements Among the Elderly in Japan: Does Health Make a Difference?.
Win Brown (University of Michigan), Jersey Liang (University of Michigan).
27
Nov
PSC Brown Bag: Location of Adult Children as an Attraction for Black and White Elderly Migrants in the United States.
Kao-Lee Liaw (McMaster University), William Frey (PSC, University of Michigan), Ji-Ping Lin (National Chung-cheng University, Taiwan).
23
Oct
PSC Brown Bag: The National Survey of Family Growth - Cycle VI.
William Axinn (PSC, University of Michigan), Robert M. Groves, Krishna Winfrey (ISR, Institute for Social Research), William Mosher (NCHS).
3
Oct
PSC Brown Bag: Global Health From The Late Paleolithic Era To The Present.
Richard Steckel (Department of Economics, Ohio State University).
201 Lorch Hall, Department of Economics.
18
Sep
PSC Brown Bag: Race-Ethnicity, Social Background, and Grade Retention.
Robert Hauser (University of Wisconsin).
Michigan Union.
27
Mar

1999

14
Dec
PSC Brown Bag: The Geography of South African Labour Markets.
Martin Wittenberg (University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa).
29
Nov
PSC Brown Bag: Sexual Networks and HIV: Examples from the US, Thailand and Uganda.
Martina Morris (Department of Sociology, Pennsylvania State University).
11
Nov
Symposium: The World at 6 Billion: Where Do We Go From Here?.
Joseph Chamie (Director, United Nations Population Division), Allan Rosenfield (Dean, School of Public Health, Columbia University), Ronald Freedman (PSC), Sara Seims (Alan Guttmacher Institute).
School of Public Health Auditorium Building I.
25
Oct
PSC Brown Bag: Reproductive Value, Child Care, and Natural Selection: Beyond the Leslie Matrix.
Ted Bergstrom (Department of Economics, U of C, Santa Barbara).
18
Oct
26
Apr
PSC Brown Bag: Estimating an Education Production Function for South Africa.
Johannes Fedderke (Department of Economics, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa).
5
Apr
PSC Brown Bag: Future Fertility in Developed Countries.
S. Philip Morgan (Duke University).
8
Feb
1
Feb
PSC Brown Bag: Children of Cohabitation: Their Effects on Union Stability.
Wendy Manning (Bowling Green State University).

1998

9
Dec
PSC Brown Bag: Job search and household structure in an era of mass unemployment: An analysis of the South African labour market.
Martin Wittenberg (Department of Economics, University of the Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, South Africa).
9
Dec
PSC Brown Bag: Social and Biodemographic Linkages to Health Among the Elderly: A Project Overview.
Maxine Weinstein (Department of Demography, Georgetown University).
23
Nov
9
Nov
PSC Brown Bag: .
Susan Greenhalgh (Department of Anthropology, Univ. of California-Irvine).
2
Nov
PSC Brown Bag: .
Kim Goyette (PSC).
5
Oct
PSC Brown Bag: Aging in Singapore: Issues and Policy Implications.
B. Shantakumar (National University of Singapore).
2
Oct
PSC Brown Bag: Will Employers Hire Welfare Recipients?.
Harry Holzer.
Poverty Research and Training Center.
13
Apr
PSC Brown Bag: .
Mario Sims (PSC).
6
Apr
PSC Brown Bag: .
Yu Xie (PSC).
30
Mar
PSC Brown Bag: .
Pamela Smock (PSC).
23
Mar
16
Mar
PSC Brown Bag: .
Duane Alwin (PSC).
9
Mar
PSC Brown Bag: .
Larry Wu (School of Sociology, University of Wisconsin-Madison).
16
Feb

1997

25
Mar
PSC Brown Bag: Gender Bias, Credit Constraints and Time Allocation in Rural India.
Elaina Rose (Department of Economics, University of Washington).
10
Mar
PSC Brown Bag: Cohabitation, Marriage, and Non-Marital Fertility.
Linda Waite (Department of Sociology, University of Chicago).
10
Mar
PSC Brown Bag: .
Luc Anselin (Regional Research Institute, West Virginia University).
24
Feb
PSC Brown Bag: Selected Sons and Dejected Daughters: Sex and Status.
Lena Edlund (Stockholm School of Economics).
17
Feb
PSC Brown Bag: Human Parental Investment and Fertility: The Life Histories of Men in Albuquerque, New Mexico.
Hillard Kaplan (Department of Anthropology, University of New Mexico).
3
Feb
PSC Brown Bag: School Quality and Educational Outcomes in South Africa.
Anne Case (Department of Economics, Princeton University).
3
Feb
PSC Brown Bag: Social Science Research in Post-Apartheid South Africa: The Story of the Project for Statistics on Living Standards and Development.
Francis Wilson (Southern African Labour and Development Research Unit, University of Cape Town).

1996

17
Dec
PSC Brown Bag: Mortality Risk Factors in a 2-year Follow-up of Community Elderly Residents in Sao Paulo, Brazil.
Luiz Ramos (Center for the Study of Aging, Federal University of Sao Paulo, Brazil).
14
Oct
PSC Brown Bag: American Fertility: Why Is It So High?.
Ronald Rindfuss (Carolina Population Center, University of North Carolina).
9
Sep
29
Apr
PSC Brown Bag: Tracking Trends in Child Morality in Developing Countries Since 1960.
Ken Hill (Department of Economics and Hopkins Population Center, The Johns Hopkins University).
22
Apr
PSC Brown Bag: Educational Differentials in Mortality in Taiwan.
Albert Hermalin, Xian Liu, Ellen Kramarow (PSC).
8
Apr
PSC Brown Bag: Immigration, Internal Movement and the Changing Demographics of U.S. High Immigration Areas.
Bill Frey, Kao-Lee Liaw (Department of Geography, McMaster University).
25
Mar
PSC Brown Bag: Differential Fertility, Intergenerational Mobility, and the Distribution of Schooling.
Robert D. Mare (Department of Sociology and Center for Demography and Ecology, University of Wisconsin).
26
Feb
PSC Brown Bag: Family Adaptations to Economic Loss.
Sandra Hofferth (PSC), Jean Yeung (Institute for Social Research, University of Michigan).
29
Jan
PSC Brown Bag: Information Resources on the Internet: A Look at the PSC Web Site.
Cindy Livingston (PSC), Michael Morgan (PSC).
PSC Library.

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