24 Sep 2016

Recent Articles in Demographic JournalsRSS

Population Research and Policy Review

Type of Health Facility and Utilization of Antenatal Care Services Among Ghanaian Women

Legal Status and Health Care: Mexican-Origin Children in California, 2001–2014

Caregiver Decision-Making: Household Response to Child Illness in Sub-Saharan Africa

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

Comparing the U.S. Decennial Census Coverage Estimates for Children from Demographic Analysis and Coverage Measurement Surveys


Offspring Socioeconomic Status and Parent Mortality Within a Historical Population

SES Gradients Among Mexicans in the United States and in Mexico: A New Twist to the Hispanic Paradox?

The Dynamics of Son Preference, Technology Diffusion, and Fertility Decline Underlying Distorted Sex Ratios at Birth: A Simulation Approach

Determinants of Mexico-U.S. Outward and Return Migration Flows: A State-Level Panel Data Analysis

Explaining the Effect of Parent-Child Coresidence on Marriage Formation: The Case of Japan

Demographic Research

Visualising the demographic factors which shape population age structure (by Tom Wilson)

GDP and life expectancy in Italy and Spain over the long run: A time-series approach (by Emanuele Felice, Josep Pujol Andreu, Carlo D'Ippoliti)

A matter of norms: Family background, religion, and generational change in the diffusion of first union breakdown among French-speaking Quebeckers (by Benoît Laplante)

Prospects for the comparative study of international migration using quasi-longitudinal micro-data (by Mao-Mei Liu, Mathew J. Creighton, Fernando Riosmena, Pau Baizán)

Sequencing the real time of the elderly: Evidence from South Africa (by Erofili Grapsa, Dorrit Posel)

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

Shifting environmental concern in rural eastern Oregon: the role of demographic and place-based factors

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

Land use as a mediating factor of fertility in the Amazon

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

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