25 Feb 2017

Recent Articles in Demographic JournalsRSS

Population Research and Policy Review

Childbearing Behavior Before and After the 1994 Population Policies in Ghana

Cancer Screening Utilization Among U.S. Women: How Mammogram and Pap Test Use Varies Among Heterosexual, Lesbian, and Bisexual Women

Unemployment and Immigrant Receptivity Climate in Established and Newly Emerging Destination Areas

Identifying Associations Between State Medicaid Expansion Decisions and Spatial Disparities in County Insurance Rate Changes Under the Affordable Care Act

Black–White Disparities in Adult Mortality: Implications of Differential Record Linkage for Understanding the Mortality Crossover


Job Changing and the Decline in Long-Distance Migration in the United States

Infant Mortality Rate as a Measure of a Country’s Health: A Robust Method to Improve Reliability and Comparability

Children’s Development and Parental Input: Evidence From the UK Millennium Cohort Study

Daytime Locations in Spatial Mismatch: Job Accessibility and Employment at Reentry From Prison

Differential Peer Effects, Student Achievement, and Student Absenteeism: Evidence From a Large-Scale Randomized Experiment

Demographic Research

Education, labour, and the demographic consequences of birth postponement in Europe (by Hippolyte d'Albis, Angela Greulich, Grégory Ponthière)

Orphan status, school attendance, and relationship to household head in Nigeria (by Aramide Kazeem, Leif Jensen)

Visualizing compositional data on the Lexis surface (by Jonas Schöley, Frans Willekens)

The timing of marriage vis-à-vis coresidence and childbearing in Europe and the United States (by Jennifer A. Holland)

Adult mortality patterns in the former Soviet Union’s southern tier: Armenia and Georgia in comparative perspective (by Géraldine Duthé, Michel Guillot, France Meslé, Jacques Vallin, Irina Badurashvili, Mikhail Denisenko, Natalia Gavrilova , Karine Kuyumjyan, Liudmila Torgasheva )

Population and Development Review

Trends in Inter‐Birth Intervals in Developing Countries 1965–2014

Divorce and Separation in India

The Impact of Migration on Long‐Term European Population Trends, 1850 to Present

Age at First Birth and Later Life Health in Western and Eastern Europe

Trajectories of Ethnoracial Diversity in American Communities, 1980–2010

Population Studies

Bayesian demography 250 years after Bayes

Bayesian population reconstruction of female populations for less developed and more developed countries

The perplexing links between contraceptive sterilization and (dis)advantage in ten low-fertility countries

The contribution of a history of heavy smoking to Scotland's mortality disadvantage

A test of the stranger-interviewer norm in the Dominican Republic

Population, Space, and Place

Rethinking Transit Migration: Precarity, Mobility and Self-Making in Mexico, T. Basok, D. Bélanger, M.L. Rojas Wiesner, and G. Candiz, Palgrave, 2015. No of pages: 144, Price $67.50 (hardback). ISBN 978-1-137-50974-1

Mean Streets: Migration, Xenophobia and Informality in South Africa. J.Crush, A.Chikanda and C.Skinner (eds.), Southern African Migration Project, the African Centre for Cities and the International Development Research Centre (Cape Town, South Africa), 2015. No. of pages: x + 287, Price: $35.00. ISBN: 9781920596118.

Depoliticising Migration: Global Governance and International Migration Narratives, A. Pécoud, Palgrave Macmillan (Basingstoke), 2015. No. of pages: 144, Price: $67.50 (hardback). ISBN: 9781137445926.

Issue Information

Does Neighbourhood Ethnic Concentration in Early Life Affect Subsequent Labour Market Outcomes? A Study across Ethnic Groups in England and Wales

Population and Environment

Climate and marriage in the Netherlands, 1871–1937

Climate variability and migration in the Philippines

Exploring short-term and long-term time frames in Australian population carrying capacity assessment

Climatic conditions and human mortality: spatial and regional variation in the United States

Emplaced social vulnerability to technological disasters: Southeast Louisiana and the BP Deepwater Horizon oil spill

Mathematical Population Studies

Insights into two-sex population models 2

Positivity of solutions in a perturbed age-structured model

Discontinuous-continuous Galerkin methods for population diffusion with finite life span

Reduced fertility and asymptotics of the logistic model

The logistic, age-structured, two-sex population model applied to U.S. demography