Poster Session 6

Friday, May 1
2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

  1. Labor Market Attachment and Earnings among Cohabiting, Married and Single Individuals in EuropeAlicia Adsera, Princeton University

  2. Influences of Morbidity, Lifestyle and Functional Status on Health Risks in the U.S. Elderly PopulationIgor Akushevich, Duke University; Lucy Akushevich, Duke University; Julia Kravchenko, Duke University

  3. Are Orphans and Fostered Children Less Likely to Be in School? Evidence from South AfricaKermyt G. Anderson, University of Oklahoma; Ann M. Beutel, University of Oklahoma

  4. Disadvantage among Children Born to Single Mothers: Can Coresident Kin Help?Jennifer M. Augustine, University of Texas at Austin

  5. Veterans' Migration Patterns and Population Redistribution in the United States, 1960-2000Amy K. Bailey, Princeton University

  6. The role of family background on HIV/AIDS awareness and condom use among Secondary School students in Selibe-Phikwe (Botswana)Edwin E.M. Itshekeng, Ministry of Finance & Development Planning

  7. Unvaccinated Children in the United States: Trends and Characteristics. Analysis of the National Immunization Survey (NIS), 2002-2006Laura Blakeslee, University of Wisconsin at Madison

  8. Reduced Migration during Civil WarPratikshya Bohra, Princeton University; Douglas S. Massey, Princeton University

  9. Disability Status of Adults in Institutional Group Quarters from the 2007 American Community SurveyMatthew W. Brault, U.S. Census Bureau

  10. Changing the Price of Marriage: Evidence from Blood Test RequirementsKasey Buckles, University of Notre Dame; Melanie Guldi, Mount Holyoke College; Joseph P. Price, Brigham Young University

  11. The Crossover between Life Expectancies at Birth and at Age One: The Imbalance of the Life TableVladimir Canudas-Romo, Johns Hopkins University

  12. Choosing Abstinence, Being Faithful or Condoms: Recent Trends in Sexual Behavior in ThailandAphichat Chamratrithirong, Mahidol University; Kerry Richter, Mahidol University

  13. Determinants of Transnationalism among New Legal Immigrants in the United StatesSaheli Datta, Syracuse University

  14. Does Uninsurance Affect the Health Outcomes of the Insured? Evidence from Heart Attack Patients in CaliforniaMeltem Daysal, University of Maryland

  15. Japan-U.S. Comparisons of the Prevalence of DementiaHiroko H. Dodge, University of Michigan/Oregon Health & Science University; Gwen Fisher, University of Michigan; Yutaka Kiyohara, Kyushu University; Kenichi Meguro, Tohoku University; Yumihiro Tanizaki, Kyushu University; Kenneth M. Langa, University of Michigan; Teresa Burachio, Oregon Health & Science University

  16. Links between Weight, Age at Menarche and Height in a Cohort of American WomenMolly Crimmins Easterlin, Cornell University

  17. Child Malnutrition in Democratic Republic of the Congo: How Strong is the Maternal Education Effect?Jacques Emina Be-Ofuriyua, African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC); Ngianga-Bakwin Kandala, University of Warwick

  18. Maternal Health in Resource-Poor Urban Settings: How Does Women’s Autonomy Influence the Utilization of Obstetric Care Services?Hildah M. Essendi, African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC)

  19. A Longitudinal Study of Past Influences on MigrationTheresa M. Fedor, Utah State University

  20. Identifiability of Bivariate Mixtures: An Application to Infant Mortality ModelsEric Frimpong, University at Albany, State University of New York (SUNY); Timothy B. Gage, University at Albany, State University of New York (SUNY); Howard Stratton, University at Albany, State University of New York (SUNY)

  21. Johnson’s War on Poverty and the 1960s Riots: An Investigation into the Relationship between Community Action Agencies and the RiotsRobert Gillezeau, University of Michigan

  22. Diversity of Sexual Expression among Young CouplesWilliam R. Grady, Battelle Centers for Public Health Research and Evaluation; John O.G. Billy, Battelle Centers for Public Health Research and Evaluation; Daniel H. Klepinger, Battelle Centers for Public Health Research and Evaluation

  23. Impact of an Affirmative Action Program in Employment on Child Mortality in IndiaSumedha Gupta, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam and Tinbergen Institute; Gerard G.J. van den Berg, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam and Tinbergen Institute; Annette Bergemann, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam

  24. Socioeconomic and Race/Ethnic Disparities in Later Life Physical PerformanceSteven A. Haas, Arizona State University; Leah S. Rohlfsen, St. Lawrence University

  25. The Relationship Context of Early Fatherhood: National Estimates Based on Multiple SurveysKathryn Hynes, Pennsylvania State University; Elizabeth Peters, Cornell University; Emily Doyle, Pennsylvania State University

  26. Future Change of Old-Age Dependency Ratio in Japan Relating to the Public PensionFutoshi Ishii, National Institute of Population and Social Security Research, Japan

  27. Regional Patterns and Correlates in Recent Family Formation in JapanMiho Iwasawa, National Institute of Population and Social Security Research, Tokyo; Kenji Kamata, Meiji University; Ryuichi Kaneko, National Institute of Population and Social Security Research, Japan; Kimiko Tanaka, University of Wisconsin at Madison

  28. Religion and HIV/AIDS in Sub-Saharan AfricaSpencer James, Pennsylvania State University; Tim B. Heaton, Brigham Young University

  29. Can Women’s Perceptions of Their Own Autonomy Enable Them to Generate Changes in Their Reproductive Behavior? Evidences from Gender PerspectivesNizamuddin Khan, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS)

  30. Inflammation, Chronic Diseases and Aging in a Developing Country Context: Evidence from a Biomarker Data Collection in MalawiIliana V. Kohler, University of Pennsylvania

  31. Study on Global Aging and Adult Health (SAGE)Paul Kowal, World Health Organization (WHO); Somnath Chatterji, World Health Organization (WHO); Nirmala Naidoo, World Health Organization (WHO)

  32. Subsidized Housing and the Concentration of Poverty: A Case Study of Eight American CitiesYana Kucheva, University of California, Los Angeles

  33. Types and Composition of Household Extension: The Case of Asians in the United StatesVeena S. Kulkarni, Arkansas State University

  34. Marriage Divide and Children’s Living Arrangement: The Case of South KoreaYean-Ju Lee, University of Hawaii at Honolulu

  35. Using the American Community Survey for the Annual Measurement of Migration and ImmigrationJohn F. Long, USA Demography

  36. Identity, Peer Context and Adolescent Girls' Sexual BehaviorHeidi Lyons, Bowling Green State University

  37. Determinants of Schooling Outcomes among Children from Rural EthiopiaSubha Mani, Fordham University; John Hoddinott, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)

  38. Fertility Decline and Child Mortality in India during the 1990s: How Far Demographic Transition Explains Achievement in MDGs?Sumit Mazumdar, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS); Laxmi Kant Dwivedi, Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS)

  39. Internal Migration and Sexual Initiation among Never-Married Nigerian YouthsBlessing Mberu, African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC)

  40. Menudoization of Gumbo: The Arrival of Latinos in Cajun LandHilario Molina, Texas A&M University; Rogelio Saenz, Texas A&M University

  41. Tallness Comes with Higher Mortality in Two Cohorts of U.S. Army OfficersUlrich O. Mueller, University of Marburg; Allan Mazur, Syracuse University

  42. The Impact of the Life Course on Health Transitions in Germany and the NetherlandsElena Muth, Rostock Center for the Study of Demographic Change; Gabriele Doblhammer, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research

  43. Does Maternal Employment Augment Expenditure on Children’s Nutrition and Health? Empirical Evidence from Poor Populations in South IndiaSivakami Muthusamy, Institute for Social and Economic Change

  44. A Comparison of the Sexual and Reproductive Experiences and Intentions of Adolescents Perinatally Infected with HIV to Those of Other Adolescents in UgandaFrancis Obare, Population Council; Harriet Birungi, Population Council

  45. Socioeconomic Differentials in Health Care Choices: Implications for Maternal Mortality in NigeriaGbemiga E. Adeyemi, Lagos State University

  46. Fertility Outcomes among Temporary Mexican Migrants to the United StatesMaria J. Perez-Patron, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

  47. Factors that Influence Persistence in STEM fields: Does Matching with Classmates and Instructor Matter?Joshua Price, Cornell University

  48. Transnational and International Migrant Worker: Discussion on Illegal NetworkSri H. Rachmad, BPS Statistics Indonesia

  49. The Effect of Breastfeeding on Educational Attainment: Evidence from Sibling DataDaniel I. Rees, University of Colorado, Denver; Joseph J. Sabia, American University

  50. Adult AIDS Mortality Trends in Addis AbabaDaniel Sahleyesus, University of Colorado at Boulder; Yared Mekonnen, Ethiopian Health and Nutrition Research Institute; Tekebash Araya, Addis Ababa University; Biruk Tensou Tessema, Addis Ababa University; Tolcha Kebebew, Addis Ababa University

  51. Individual and Structural Antecedents of Women’s Empowerment in IndiaTannistha Samanta, University of Maryland; Sonalde B. Desai, University of Maryland

  52. A Profile of Self-Reported Functional Disability among Older Kuwaiti Men and WomenNasra M. Shah, Kuwait University; Jaafar Behbehani, Kuwait University; Hanan Badr, Kuwait University

  53. Teenage Fertility: Does Place, Race, or Poverty Matter?Carla Shoff, Pennsylvania State University

  54. Women’s Retirement, Occupation and Depressive SymptomsMichelle Pannor Silver, University of Chicago

  55. Work Pattern as Family Strategy in Rural ChinaJing Song, Brown University

  56. Socioeconomic Determinants of Male Mortality in Europe: The Absolute and Relative Income Hypotheses RevisitedJeroen J.A. Spijker, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona; Leo van Wissen, University of Groningen

  57. Precursors and Outcomes of School-To-Work Pathways: A Latent Life Path ApproachJeremy Staff, Pennsylvania State University; Michael Vuolo, University of Minnesota; Jeylan T. Mortimer, University of Minnesota

  58. Explaining the Ethnic Differentials in Fertility through Ethnic Differences in Socioeconomic Status in NepalInku Subedi, Brown University

  59. Mortality Differentials by Religion in the U.S.Allison R. Sullivan, University of Pennsylvania

  60. A Portrait of Religiosity of U.S. Muslim ImmigrantsCatherine D. Tucker, Pennsylvania State University

  61. Maternal Employment, Child Care Choices and DepressionMargaret L. Usdansky, Syracuse University; Rachel Gordon, University of Illinois at Chicago; Anna Gluzman, University of Illinois at Chicago; Xue Wang, University of Illinois at Chicago

  62. The Timing of the First Marriage in Japan: Does Sibling Configuration Matter?Suzumi Yasutake, Johns Hopkins University

  63. Revisit Children of the Cultural Revolution: Adversity and Resilience over the Life CourseLibin Zhang, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign