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Demography (2009) 46 (1): 103–125.
Published: 01 February 2009
... Concordance in Multiply Reported Network Data.” . Social Networks , 29 , 44 – 58 . 10.1016/j.socnet.2005.11.009 Alexander C. , Piazza M. , Mekos D. , & Valente T. ( 2001 ). “Peers, Schools, and Adolescent Cigarette Smoking.” . Journal of Adolescent Health , 29 , 22 – 30...
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Demography (2007) 44 (4): 849–863.
Published: 01 November 2007
...Catalina Amuedo-Dorantes; Kusum Mundra Abstract We examine the impact of different types of social networks on the wages earned by unauthorized and legal Mexican migrants during their last U.S. trip. Familial ties raise unauthorized and legal migrants’ hourly wages by an average of 2.6% and 8...
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Demography (2001) 38 (1): 43–58.
Published: 01 February 2001
... which social networks affect individuals’ contraceptive decisions. In this paper we argue that these mechanisms can be distinguished by analyzing the density of the social network and its interaction with the proportion of contraceptive users among network partners. Our analyses indicate that social...
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Demography (2002) 39 (4): 713–738.
Published: 01 November 2002
...Jere R. Behrman; Hans-Peter Kohler; Susan Cotts Watkins Abstract The impacts of social networks on changes in contraception in rural Kenya are investigated using special data from a longitudinal household survey. An analytic model, informed by detailed knowledge of the setting, yielded estimates...
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Demography (2022) 59 (3): 995–1022.
Published: 01 June 2022
... rare immigrant group using NSM and achieve high response rates; (2) demonstrate the feasibility of the collection and benefits of new forms of network data that transcend kinship networks in existing surveys and can address unresolved questions about the role of social networks in migration decisions...
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Demography (1997) 34 (3): 369–383.
Published: 01 August 1997
...Hans-Peter Kohler Abstract A puzzling observation in the diffusion of modern fertility control is the persistent diversity in contraceptive practices across communities or social strata. I propose a model of “learning in social networks” to explain this diversity with the random dynamics of word...
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Demography (2012) 49 (2): 393–424.
Published: 25 January 2012
... City and in New Orleans between 2003 and 2005. The study investigates the long-term impact of international migration on Vietnamese mental health, and the potential mediating effects of social networks and physical health on these migration-related outcomes. The results reveal both mental health...
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Published: 25 January 2012
Fig. 1 Conceptual framework on migratory experience, social networks, and mental health outcomes More
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Published: 25 January 2012
Fig. 2 SEM paths diagram of migration, social networks, physical health, and mental health associations More
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Demography (2007) 44 (1): 1–33.
Published: 01 February 2007
... investigate whether social interactions—and especially the extent to which social network partners perceive themselves to be at risk—exert causal influences on respondents’ risk perceptions and on one approach to prevention, spousal communication about the threat of AIDS to the couple and their children...
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Demography (2017) 54 (4): 1477–1501.
Published: 12 July 2017
...Brielle Bryan Abstract Previous research has suggested that adolescent peers influence behavior and provide social support during a critical developmental period, but few studies have addressed the antecedents of adolescent social networks. Research on the collateral consequences of incarceration...
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Demography (2011) 48 (2): 559–579.
Published: 27 April 2011
... apply an agent-based simulation model. We build a one-sex model and provide agents with three different characteristics: age, intended education, and parity. Agents endogenously form their network based on social closeness. Network members may then influence the agents’ transition to higher parity...
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Published: 01 June 2022
Fig. 1 Social network of Chinese immigrants in the Raleigh-Durham area by survey outcome More
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Demography (2021) 58 (4): 1423–1443.
Published: 01 August 2021
... reviewers and to the editors of Demography for helpful comments. Eldad Davidov would like to thank the University of Zurich Research Priority Program Social Networks for support during work on this study. Notwithstanding these limitations, the current study is one of the first to assess...
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Demography (2019) 56 (1): 261–284.
Published: 05 December 2018
... parenthood—particularly motherhood—is an important factor associated with intergenerational inequalities by social class and gender (Paranjothy et al. 2009 ). Although the magnitude of causal association of teen parenthood with parent educational or economic outcomes (Hotz et al. 2005 ; Lee 2010...
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Demography (2022) 59 (5): 1683–1711.
Published: 01 October 2022
...Yacine Boujija; Simona Bignami; Valérie Delaunay; John Sandberg Abstract Social networks' influence on migration has long been explored largely through the lenses of cumulative causation and social capital theory. This article aims to reconceptualize elements of these theories for the case of rural...
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Demography (2010) 47 (1): 45–66.
Published: 01 February 2010
... and social networks in a human population in which both stress and social networks are arguably exogenous. 27 1 2011 © Population Association of America 2010 2010 Arteriosclerosis Rheumatic Fever Smallpox Discharge Information Unit Cohesion References Aizer...
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Demography (2020) 57 (1): 243–266.
Published: 06 January 2020
...Zafer Buyukkececi; Thomas Leopold; Ruben van Gaalen; Henriette Engelhardt Abstract Research has indicated that fertility spreads through social networks and attributed this phenomenon to social interaction effects. It remains unclear, however, whether the findings of previous studies reflect...
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Demography (2005) 42 (4): 737–756.
Published: 01 November 2005
... child survival, measured as average infant mortality across social networks, increases the likelihood of a non numeric response and (2) that this effect will be stronger when there is less variance in infant mortality experience within women’s networks. The results suggest that nonnumeric response may...
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Demography (2013) 50 (4): 1243–1277.
Published: 24 May 2013
...Mao-Mei Liu Abstract This article examines the role of migrant social networks in international migration and extends prior research by testing the strength of tie theory, decomposing networks by sources and resources, and disentangling network effects from complementary explanations. Nearly all...
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