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Demography (2008) 45 (1): 55–77.
Published: 01 February 2008
...David S. Kirk Abstract This study assesses the role of social context in explaining racial and ethnic disparities in arrest, with a focus on how distinct neighborhood contexts in which different racial and ethnic groups reside explain variations in criminal outcomes. To do so, I utilize...
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Demography (1994) 31 (2): 249–270.
Published: 01 May 1994
... (current/change) dimensions. Measures of neighborhood characteristics consistent with our conceptualization are used to estimate the impact of context on mobility thoughts and on actual mobility in a sample of Nashville residents. Although individual statuses such as age and tenure remain important...
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Demography (1994) 31 (4): 603–614.
Published: 01 November 1994
... 1994 1994 Neighborhood Characteristic Neighborhood Effect Contraceptive Behavior Female Labor Force Participation Neighborhood Context References Allison P.D. ( 1984 ). Event History Analysis: Regression for Longitudinal Event Data . Beverly Hills : Sage . Anderson E...
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Demography (2004) 41 (4): 697–720.
Published: 01 November 2004
... initiation was found between Latino and European American youths. 14 1 2011 © Population Association of America 2004 2004 Collective Efficacy African American Youth Latino Youth Neighborhood Context Informal Social Control References Abma J.C. , Chandra A. , Mosher...
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Demography (2017) 54 (5): 1653–1676.
Published: 28 July 2017
...Geoffrey T. Wodtke; Matthew Parbst Abstract Although evidence indicates that neighborhoods affect educational outcomes, relatively little research has explored the mechanisms thought to mediate these effects. This study investigates whether school poverty mediates the effect of neighborhood context...
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Demography (2011) 48 (3): 1203–1229.
Published: 25 June 2011
... Area Study and several administrative sources, we assess the extent to which the racial proxy hypothesis describes neighborhood satisfaction among whites, African Americans, and Latinos living across a broad range of neighborhood contexts. The racial proxy perspective applies weakly to whites...
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Demography (2017) 54 (5): 1627–1651.
Published: 27 July 2017
... Cohort, N ~ 4,750). We focus on early childhood, a period of substantial flux in children’s family and neighborhood contexts. Predicted behavior scores differ by approximately one-fifth of a standard deviation for children who experienced high or chronic exposure to ecological change compared with those...
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Demography (2006) 43 (2): 383–399.
Published: 01 May 2006
... inequality, we discuss how distance-based methods can be usefully applied to other areas of demographic research that explore the effects of neighborhood context on a range of social outcomes. 14 1 2011 © Population Association of America 2006 2006 Census Tract Socioeconomic Disparity...
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Demography (2004) 41 (2): 285–301.
Published: 01 May 2004
... in a multivariate framework using 1995 data from the Survey of Income and Program Participation. We found that the choice of self-care over supervised care alternatives is linked to the availability of parents’ time to care for children, the child’s level of responsibility and maturity, and the neighborhood context...
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Published: 30 May 2013
Fig. 2 Consequences of conditioning on time-varying confounders affected by past neighborhood context. A k = neighborhood poverty, L k = observed time-varying covariates, U k = unobserved factors, and Y k = outcome More
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Demography (2012) 49 (4): 1285–1306.
Published: 11 August 2012
...-neighborhood, neighborhood, and county contexts. Logit models were estimated with standard errors corrected for micro-neighborhood-level clustering using the Huber/White sandwich estimator. 6 For the model predicting that the household will be white at the next time point, the equation is (3) where y...
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Published: 28 July 2017
Fig. 1 Directed acyclic graph depicting the hypothesized causal relationships between neighborhood context, school poverty, and academic achievement. A t = neighborhood advantage, M t = school poverty, Y t = academic achievement, and C t = covariates More
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Demography (2001) 38 (3): 337–348.
Published: 01 August 2001
...Emily Rosenbaum; Samantha Friedman Abstract In this paper we use a data set created especially for New York City to evaluate whether the locational attainment of households with children, as indicated by the context of the neighborhoods in which they live, varies by their immigrant status...
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Demography (2007) 44 (4): 687–703.
Published: 01 November 2007
... with complementary strengths will help surmount the many analytic challenges to studying the dynamics of neighborhoods and health, including agent-based microsimulation models. 13 1 2011 © Population Association of America 2007 2007 Local Context Neighborhood Characteristic Neighborhood Effect...
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Demography (2022) 59 (4): 1299–1323.
Published: 01 August 2022
... on STI proliferation has largely ignored the role of socially connected contexts, even though neighborhoods are routinely linked by individuals' movements across space for work and other social activities. We showcase how commuting and public transit networks contribute to the social spillover of STIs...
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Demography (2014) 51 (3): 727–752.
Published: 10 April 2014
... particular groups are exposed to a broader or narrower range of social contexts in the course of their daily activities. We find that activity spaces are substantially more heterogeneous in terms of key social characteristics, compared to residential neighborhoods. However, the characteristics of both home...
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Demography (2001) 38 (3): 437–447.
Published: 01 August 2001
... but not larger than most sibling correlations. The data suggest that family-based factors are several times more powerful than neighborhood and school contexts in affecting adolescents’ achievement and behavior. 14 1 2011 © Population Association of America 2001 2001 Adolescent Development...
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Demography (2021) 58 (2): 471–498.
Published: 01 April 2021
... population processes. When these two contexts are decoupled via public school choice, school and neighborhood segregation patterns move in opposite directions, rather than mirroring each other. Our findings also provide a cautionary lesson for unfettered expansion of choice without integration imperatives...
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Demography (2013) 50 (5): 1765–1788.
Published: 30 May 2013
...Fig. 2 Consequences of conditioning on time-varying confounders affected by past neighborhood context. A k = neighborhood poverty, L k = observed time-varying covariates, U k = unobserved factors, and Y k = outcome ...
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Demography (2022) 59 (5): 1763–1789.
Published: 01 October 2022
... in a disadvantaged neighborhood would be expected to spend a nontrivial amount of time in more advantaged areas as they seek organizational resources. However, a White youth residing in the same neighborhood likely spends more time in these advantaged contexts because of the pull of both organizational resources...
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