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Demography (1992) 29 (4): 613–626.
Published: 01 November 1992
.... Significant differences emerge according to country of origin, age, and state of intended residence. A method of producing current estimates of long-term immigration is illustrated. 12 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1992 1992 United Nations International Migration Undocumented...
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Demography (2019) 56 (1): 367–390.
Published: 28 November 2018
...Bruce Bradbury; Jane Waldfogel; Elizabeth Washbrook Abstract Previous research has documented significantly larger income-related gaps in children’s early cognitive development in the United States than in the United Kingdom, Canada, and Australia. In this study, we investigate the extent to which...
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Demography (2010) 47 (1): 79–96.
Published: 01 February 2010
...) have been investigated in the United States, there is little research about the impact of obesity on mortality in Latin American countries, where very the rapid rate of growth of prevalence of obesity and overweight occur jointly with poor socioeconomic conditions. The aim of this article is to assess...
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Demography (2009) 46 (1): 147–167.
Published: 01 February 2009
...Thomas J. Cooke; Paul Boyle; Kenneth Couch; Peteke Feijten Abstract This article uses longitudinal data for the United States and Great Britain to examine the impact of residential mobility and childbirth on the earnings of women, their family earnings, and the related division of earnings...
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Demography (2010) 47 (Suppl 1): S111–S130.
Published: 01 March 2010
... United States . Evolution and Human Behavior , 30 , 342 – 50 . 10.1016/j.evolhumbehav.2009.03.006 Juster F.T. , & Suzman R. ( 1995 ). An Overview of the Health and Retirement Study . Journal of Human Resources , 30 , S7 – S56 . 10.2307/146277 Kapteyn A. , Michaud...
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Demography (2010) 47 (Suppl 1): S17–S40.
Published: 01 March 2010
...Linda G. Martin; Robert F. Schoeni; Patricia M. Andreski Abstract The decline in late-life disability prevalence in the United States was one of the most important developments in the well-being of older Americans in the 1980s and 1990s, but there is no guarantee that it will continue...
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Demography (2010) 47 (Suppl 1): S211–S231.
Published: 01 March 2010
....29.020907.090852 Arias E. ( 2004 ). United States Life Tables, 2002 National Vital Statistics Reports 53(6) . Hyattsville, MD : National Center for Health Statistics . Avendano M. , Glymour M. , Banks J. , & Mackenbach J. ( 2009 ). Health Disadvantage in US Adults...
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Demography (2009) 46 (2): 341–369.
Published: 01 May 2009
... of Education and the Emerging Gender Gap in College Completion . Demography , 43 , 1 – 24 . 10.1353/dem.2006.0003 Drobnic S. , Blossfeld H.-P. , & Rohwer G. ( 1999 ). Dynamics of Women’s Employment Patterns Over the Family Life Course: A Comparison of the United States and Germany...
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Demography (2007) 44 (3): 441–457.
Published: 01 August 2007
...Robert A. Hummer; Daniel A. Powers; Starling G. Pullum; Ginger L. Gossman; W. Parker Frisbie Abstract Recent research suggests that the favorable mortality outcomes for the Mexican immigrant population in the United States may largely be attributable to selective out-migration among Mexican...
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Demography (2007) 44 (3): 649–668.
Published: 01 August 2007
...Yinon Cohen; Yitchak Haberfeld Abstract Drawing on U.S. decennial census data and on Israeli census and longitudinal data, we compare the educational levels and earnings assimilation of Jewish immigrants from the former Soviet Union (FSU) in the United States and Israel during 1968–2000. Because...
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Demography (2009) 46 (4): 851–872.
Published: 01 November 2009
...Neil K. Mehta; Virginia W. Chang Abstract Obesity is considered a major cause of premature mortality and a potential threat to the longstanding secular decline in mortality in the United States. We measure relative and attributable risks associated with obesity among middle-aged adults using data...
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Demography (2006) 43 (3): 491–510.
Published: 01 August 2006
... the Burden of Acting White and Other Dilemmas of High Achievement . American Sociological Review , 70 , 582 – 605 . 10.1177/000312240507000403 Race and Hispanic Origin of the Population by Nativity and Parentage: 2000 Profile of the Foreign-Born Population in the United States, 2000. Detailed...
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Demography (2006) 43 (4): 647–657.
Published: 01 November 2006
...David W. Smith; Benjamin S. Bradshaw Abstract The National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS) reports life expectancy at birth (LE) for each year in the United States. Censal year estimates of LE use complete life tables. From 1900 through 1947, LEs for intercensal years were interpolated from...
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Demography (2006) 43 (4): 631–646.
Published: 01 November 2006
... Behavior in the United States.” . In D.M. Burns , L. Garfinkel , & J. Samet (Eds.), Changes in Cigarette-Related Disease Risks and Their Implication for Prevention and Control (pp. 13 – 112 ). Bethesda, MD : Cancer Control and Population Sciences, National Cancer Institute, U.S...
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Demography (2001) 38 (1): 59–66.
Published: 01 February 2001
.... Will the same thing happen in the United States? To investigate this question, I examine increases in the proportion of births occurring in cohabiting unions, using data from the 1987–1988 National Survey of Families and Households (NSFH) and the1995 National Survey of Family Growth (NSFG). The standardization...
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Demography (2001) 38 (2): 187–200.
Published: 01 May 2001
...Marcela Cerrutti; Douglas S. Massey Abstract In this paper we examine the circumstances and determinants of female migration between Mexico and the United States. Using data from the Mexican Migration Project, we considered the relative timing of males’ and females’ moves northward. We...
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Demography (2001) 38 (2): 227–251.
Published: 01 May 2001
... Journal of Public Health , 90 , 1297 – 99 . 10.2105/AJPH.90.8.1297 Backlund , E. , Sorlie , P.D. , & Johnson , N.J. ( 1996 ). The Shape of the Relationship Between Income and Mortality in the United States: Evidence From the National Longitudinal Mortality Study . Annals...
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Demography (2001) 38 (2): 299–316.
Published: 01 May 2001
... ). Effects of Public and Private Policies on Working After Childbirth . Work and Occupations , 234 , 378 – 404 . 10.1177/0730888496023004004 Hofferth , S.L. , & Phillips , D.A. ( 1987 ). Child Care in the United States, 1970 to 1995 . Journal of Marriage and the Family , 49 , 559...
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Demography (2003) 40 (3): 569–587.
Published: 01 August 2003
... Family in the United States . Chicago : University of Chicago Press . Frey W.H. , & Speare A. ( 1988 ). Regional and Metropolitan Growth and Decline in the United States . New York : Russell Sage Foundation . Goldscheider F.K. ( 1997 ). Recent Changes in U.S. Young...
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Demography (2001) 38 (3): 349–356.
Published: 01 August 2001
... Theory for a New Era of Immigration . International Migration Review , 31 , 826 – 74 . 10.2307/2547416 Bean , F. , Chapa , J. , Berg , R. , & Sowards , K. ( 1994 ). Educational and Sociodemographic Incorporation Among Hispanic Immigrants to the United States . In B...