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Alfia Karimova

Funded Research:

M-CARES The Michigan Contraceptive Access, Research, and Evaluation Study (Laura and John Arnold Foundation)

Assistant Research Scientist, Population Studies Center.

Ph.D., University of Toronto

Dr. Karimova's research interests lie in the broad areas of health economics, labor economics, and development economics. Her current research examines the determinants of fertility and prenatal health, how mothers modify fertility behavior in response to adverse but predictable conditions for the offspring, and how this behavior is influenced by family planning programs.

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LaPorte, Audrey, Alfia Karimova, and Brian Ferguson. 2010. "Quantile regression analysis of the rational addiction model: investigating heterogeneity in forward-looking behavior." Health Economics, 19(9): 1063-1074. DOI. Abstract.