Spring 2018 Colloquium

The colloquium of the Population Studies Center of the University of Pennsylvania meets most Mondays from 12:00pm (noon) until 1:00pm in Room 103 in the McNeil Building (3718 Locust Walk) during the academic year. Sessions start and end promptly. Attendees are invited to bring and eat their lunch. There is also the possibility of having lunch with our colloquium speakers; please contact Dawn Ryan at psc_staffcolloquium@mailman.ssc.upenn.edu if you are interested in joining the speaker for lunch. If you are interested in speaking at one of our colloquium sessions, please contact Herbert L. Smith at hsmith@pop.upenn.edu. Population Studies Center events may be photographed and/or video recorded for educational and promotional use.

January 2018

January 22, 2018 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Mortality Models: Probabilistic Cause of Death from Verbal Autopsy and a General Model of Age-specific Mortality
Sam Clark Professor - Ohio State University, Department of Sociology
103 McNeil
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January 29, 2018 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
What Happens in the Womb under the Dome: The Impact of Air Pollution on Birth Outcomes – Evaluation of air quality improvement during the Guangzhou 2010 Asian Games and Asian Paralympic Games
Xiaoying Liu .Postdoctoral Researcher - University of Pennsylvania, Population Studies Center
103 McNeil
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February 2018

February 2, 2018 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
What’s Wrong with American Schools
Robert M. Hauser Vilas Research Professor - University of Wisconsin-Madison

Population Studies Center

169 McNeil
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February 5, 2018 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Exploring Competing Ideas About The Relationship Between Body Shape & Health: Evidence From A Global Sample Of Women And Children
Craig Hadley Associate Professor - Emory College of Arts & Sciences, Department of Anthropology
103 McNeil
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February 12, 2018 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Multigenerational Cycles of Poverty?
Fabian T. Pfeffer Assistant Professor - University of Michigan, Department of Sociology
103 McNeil
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February 19, 2018 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Is the Impact of Employment Uncertainty on Fertility Intentions Channeled by Subjective Well-Being?
Letizia Mencarini Honorary Fellow - University of Wisconsin-Madison
103 McNeil
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February 26, 2018 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Beyond Attendance: Gendered Impacts of a Cash Transfer for Education and the Unpaid Care Burden in Rural Morocco
Luca Pesando, van de Walle Prize Winner PhD Candidate - University of Pennsylvania
103 McNeil
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March 2018

March 12, 2018 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Title To Be Advised
Kelly Musick Professor - Cornell University
103 McNeil
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March 19, 2018 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Rethinking Ethnoracial Inequality in the U.S. & Brazil: The Consequences of Bodily Capital
Ellis Monk Assistant Professor - Princeton University, Department of Sociology
103 McNeil
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March 26, 2018 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Understanding the Gender Voting Gap in the Era of Women's Suffrage
Dawn Teele Assistant Professor - University of Pennsylvania, Political Science Department
103 McNeil
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April 2018

April 2, 2018 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Title To Be Advised
Jennifer Hirsch Professor - Columbia University
103 McNeil
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April 9, 2018 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Title To Be Advised
Norma Coe Associate Professor - University of Pennsylvania, Medical Ethics & Helath Policy
103 McNeil
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April 16, 2018 - 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Various Titles - To Be Advised
PAA Practice Talks PhD Candidates - University of Pennsylvania, Population Studies Center
103 McNeil
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April 23, 2018 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Title To Be Advised
Speaker To Be Advised
103 McNeil
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