CPC Seminar Series

Fall 2015

Jenifer Bratter, Associate Professor of Sociology, Rice University
The ties that bind across racial lines: Comparing Kin Support across Mixed-Race and Monoracial Families 
Friday, September, 18, 2015, 12:00-1:15pm, T49 Human Ecology Building (HEB)
(co-sponsored with PAM)

Sean Reardon, Professor of Poverty and Inequality in Education and Sociology; Stanford University
Academic Achievement and Socioeconomic Inequality
Friday, September 25, 2015, 12:00-1:15pm, T49 Human Ecology Building (HEB)
(co-sponsored with CSI)

Martin Dribe, Professor and Director of the Centre for Economic Demography, Lund University
Age Homogamy, Gender and Earnings: Sweden 1990-2009
Friday, October 2, 2015, 12:00-1:15pm, T49 Human Ecology Building (HEB)
(Professor Dribe is a CPC Visiting Fellow AY 15-16)

Ken R. Smith, Director, Pedigree and Population Resource, Huntsman Cancer Institute, University of Utah
Biodemography of Fertility and Later Life Health: Findings and New Directions
Friday, October 9, 2015, 12:00-1:15pm, T49 Human Ecology Building (HEB)

Michel Tenikue, Research Fellow, Luxembourg Institute of Socio-Economic Research (LISER)
The Effect of the Number of Siblings on Education in Sub-Saharan Africa: Evidence from a Natural Experiment
Friday, October 16, 2015, 12:00-1:15pm, T49 Human Ecology Building (HEB)

Vida Maralani, Assistant Professor of Sociology, Yale University
Child Investment and the Work-Family Balance: A Life Course View on Breastfeeding and Labor Force Participation Friday, October 16, 2015, 3:30-5:00pm, 302 Uris Hall
(co-sponsored with CSI and SOC)

Sonalde Desai, Professor of Sociology, University of Maryland
India's Rural Employment Guarantee Program: A Catalyst for Rural Transformation
Friday, October 30, 2015, 12:00-1:15pm, B73 Warren Hall
(co-sponsored with DSOC)

Rolf Pendall, Director, Metropolitan Housing and Communities Policy Center, Urban Institute
Building Inclusion into the Millennial City
Friday, November 6, 2015, 12:20-2:00pm, Abby and Howard Milstein Auditorium, Milstein Hall
(co-sponsored with CRP)

Lars Hojsgaard Andersen, Research Fellow, Rockwool Foundation Research Unit and University of Copenhagen
The Extended Family, Parental Incarceration, and Children's Educational Outcomes and Criminality
Wednesday, November 11, 2015, 1:15pm; G87 MVR Hall
(co-sponsored with PAM)

The 40th Anniversary of the EITC: Reflections on the Past, Present, and Future of America's Largest Antipoverty Program
Friday, November 20, 2015, 2:00-4:00pm, 132 Goldwin Smith Hall
(co-sponsored with PAM and GOVT)

Spring 2016

Amelia Branigan, CPC Frank HT Rhodes Postdoctoral Fellow, Cornell University
Parental Infertility and Children's Educational Achievement in Grade School
Friday, February 5, 2016, 12:00-1:15pm; G87 MVR Hall

Amon Emeka, Assistant Professor of Sociology, Skidmore College
White, Black or African?: Patterns of Racial and Ethnic Identification across Generations of African Immigrants in the U.S.
Friday, February 12, 2016, 12:00-1:15pm; G87 MVR Hall

David Pedulla, Assistant Professor of Sociology, The University of Texas at Austin
How Race and Unemployment Shape Labor Market Opportunities: Additive, Amplified, or Muted Effects?
Friday, February 19, 2016, 12:00-1:15pm; HEB T49
(co-sponsored with PAM)

Rachel Heath, Assistant Professor of Economics, University of Washington
Intrahousehold Bargaining, Female Autonomy, and Labor Supply: Evidence from India
Friday, March 4, 2016, 12:00-1:15pm; G87 MVR Hall
(co-sponsored with Development Economics)

Rachel Sullivan Robinson, Associate Professor of International Service, American University
Intimate Interventions in Global Health: Preventing Pregnancy and HIV in Sub-Saharan Africa
Friday, March 11, 2016, 3:30-5:00pm; B73 Warren Hall (Polson Room)
(co-sponsored with DSOC)

Steven Alvarado, Assistant Professor of Sociology, Cornell University
Lingering Disadvantage: Neighborhood Context, Child Development, and Adult Social and Economic Well-Being
Friday, March 18, 2016, 12:00-1:15pm; G87 MVR Hall

John Santelli, Harriet and Robert H. Heilbrunn Professor; Chair, Population and Family Health, Columbia University Mailman School of Public Health
Recent and Historical Trends in Adolescent Fertility: Global Convergence or American Exceptionalism?
Friday, April 15, 2016, 12:00-1:15pm; 105 Ives Hall
(co-sponsored with BCTR)

Robert Hummer, Howard W. Odum Distinguished Professor of Sociology, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Older Adult Health and Longevity among the US Hispanic Population: Current Patterns and Future Concerns
Friday, April 22, 2016, 12:00-1:15pm; G87 MVR Hall
(co-sponsored with CSI)

Liana Sayer, Professor of Sociology and Director, Maryland Time Use Laboratory, University of Maryland
Gendered Sequences: Differences in Women's and Men's Activity Patterns Across the Day
Friday, April 29, 2016, 12:00-1:15pm; G87 MVR Hall

Christine Schwartz, Professor of Sociology, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Doctors & Nurses, Truckers & Secretaries: Occupational Assortative Mating from 1970 to 2014
Friday, May 6, 2016, 12:00-1:15pm; G87 MVR Hall
(co-sponsored with PAM)

Gregory Sharp, Assistant Professor of Sociology, University at Buffalo, SUNY
Multiple Contexts of Exposure: Activity Spaces, Residential Neighborhoods, and Adult Health
Friday, May 13, 2016, 12:00-1:15pm; G87 MVR Hall


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