31 Aug 2016

Recent Articles in Demographic JournalsRSS

Population Research and Policy Review

Erratum to: Diverging Demography: Hispanic and Non-Hispanic Contributions to U.S. Population Redistribution and Diversity

Pregnancy and Dropout: Effects of Family, Neighborhood, and High School Characteristics on Girls’ Fertility and Dropout Status

Planning for the American Dream: The College-Savings Behavior of Asian and Latino Foreign-Born Parents in the United States

Educational Attainment and Mortality in the United States: Effects of Degrees, Years of Schooling, and Certification

What Will You Do If I Say ‘I Do’?: The Effect of the Sex Ratio on Time Use within Taiwanese Married Couples


Family Structure and Child Health: Does the Sex Composition of Parents Matter?

Spatial Variation in the Quality of American Community Survey Estimates

Premigration School Quality, Time Spent in the United States, and the Math Achievement of Immigrant High School Students

A Social History of Disease: Contextualizing the Rise and Fall of Social Inequalities in Cause-Specific Mortality

Trapped in Place? Segmented Resilience to Hurricanes in the Gulf Coast, 1970–2005

Demographic Research

Marriage of matching doors: Marital sorting on parental background in China (by Yang Hu)

Differences by union status in health and mortality at older ages: Results for 16 European countries (by Dimiter Philipov, Sergei Scherbov)

Fertility progression in Germany: An analysis using flexible nonparametric cure survival models (by Vincent Bremhorst, Michaela Kreyenfeld, Philippe Lambert)

Insight on 'typical' longevity: An analysis of the modal lifespan by leading causes of death in Canada (by Viorela Diaconu, Nadine Ouellette, Carlo G. Camarda, Robert Bourbeau)

Fifty years of change updated: Cross-national gender convergence in housework (by Evrim Altintas, Oriel Sullivan)

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

Migration and Freedom: Mobility, Citizenship and Exclusion. Brad K. Blitz (author), Edward Elgar Publishing (Cheltenham, UK), 2014. No. of pages: 256, Price $120 (hardback), ISBN 978-1-78195-583-3

South–South Educational Migration, Humanitarianism AND Development: Views from the Caribbean, North Africa, and the Middle East, E. Fiddian-Qasmiyeh, Routledge (Oxford), 2015 No of pages: ix+157, Price: £85.00 (hardback), ISBN 978-0-415-81478-2

Issue Information

International Handbook of Migration and Economic Development, Robert E. B. Lucas (ed.), Edward Elgar (Cheltenham), No. of pages: viii+477, Price £150.00 (hardback), ISBN 978 1 78254 806 5.

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

Population and Environment

Newcomers and oldtimers: Do classification methods matter in the study of amenity migration impacts in rural America?

By all measures: an examination of the relationship between segregation and health risk from air pollution

Climate shocks and migration: an agent-based modeling approach

Climate shocks and the timing of migration from Mexico

Land use as a mediating factor of fertility in the Amazon

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