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Dirgha J. Ghimire

Research Associate Professor, Population Studies Center.

Faculty Associate, Survey Research Center.

Ph.D., University of Michigan

Dr. Ghimire studies the relationship among social context, social change, family organization, marriage arrangement, and first birth timing in Nepal. His research also includes the inter-relationship between population and environmental dynamics.

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Ghimire, Dirgha J., Nathalie Williams, Arland Thornton, Linda Young-Demarco, and Prem B. Bhandari. Forthcoming. "Strategies for origin-based surveying of international migrants." Journal of Ethnic and Migration Studies.Routledge. DOI. Abstract.

Pearlman, Jessica, Lisa D. Pearce, Dirgha J. Ghimire, Prem B. Bhandari, and Taylor Hargrove. 2017. "Postmarital Living Arrangements in Historically Patrilocal Settings: Integrating Household Fission and Migration Perspectives." Demography, 54(4): 1425-1449. DOI. Abstract.

Allendorf, Keera, Arland Thornton, Colter Mitchell, Linda Young-Demarco, and Dirgha J. Ghimire. 2017. "Early Women, Late Men: Timing Attitudes and Gender Differences in Marriage." Journal of Marriage and Family, 79(5): 1478-1496. PMCID: PMC5679473. DOI. Abstract.

Axinn, William G., Dirgha J. Ghimire, and Emily Smith-Greenaway. 2017. "Emotional Variation and Fertility Behavior." Demography, 54(2): 437-458. PMCID: PMC5426117. DOI. Abstract.

Ghimire, Dirgha J. 2017. "Social context of first birth timing in a rapidly changing rural setting." Social Science Research, 61: 314-329. PMCID: PMC5125526. DOI. Abstract.

Hawes, Armani, William G. Axinn, and Dirgha J. Ghimire. 2016. "Ethnicity and Psychiatric Disorders." Annals of Psychiatry and Mental Health, 4(4): 1072. PMCID: PMC5560443.

Bhandari, Prem B., and Dirgha J. Ghimire. 2016. "Rural Agricultural Change and Individual Out-migration." Rural Sociology, 81(4): 572-600. PMCID: PMC5220587. DOI. Abstract.

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