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Demography (1993) 30 (3): 477–488.
Published: 01 August 1993
Demography (2014) 51 (2): 599–617.
Published: 28 February 2014
...Zhen Zeng; Yu Xie Abstract The issue of whether the social class of grandparents affects grandchildren’s socioeconomic outcomes net of the characteristics of the middle generation is much debated in the social mobility literature. Using data from the 2002 Chinese Household Income Project, we...
Demography (2013) 50 (3): 827–852.
Published: 04 December 2012
...Yi Zeng; Kenneth C. Land; Zhenglian Wang; Danan Gu Abstract This article presents the core methodological ideas and empirical assessments of an extended cohort-component approach (known as the “ProFamy model”), and applications to simultaneously project household composition, living arrangements...
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Demography (2011) 48 (1): 291–316.
Published: 19 February 2011
... were disproportionately feminine (76.5; Zheng 2007 ; see also findings from the 1990 census in Zeng et al. 1993 ), which could indicate selective abortion against male fetuses. To the extent that selection against males cancels out selection against females, the overall sex ratio at birth...
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Demography (2000) 37 (2): 215–219.
Published: 01 May 2000
...Zeng Yi; Wu Deqing Abstract This paper estimates and discusses divorce measures in China and its 30 provinces since 1980. The propensity for divorce in China increased 42% between 1982 and 1990. Substantial increases in divorce were observed in all provinces except Xinjiang and Shanxi. We found...
Demography (2010) 47 (3): 537–554.
Published: 01 August 2010
... References Banister J. ( 1990 ). Implications of the Aging of China’s Population . In Y. Zeng , C. Zhang , & S. Peng (Eds.), Changing Family Structure and Population Aging in China: A Comparative Approach (pp. 268 – 308 ). Beijing : Peking University Press . Becker...
Demography (2007) 44 (3): 497–518.
Published: 01 August 2007
...Zeng Yi; Danan Gu; Kenneth C. Land Abstract Based on unique data from the largest-ever sample of the Chinese oldest-old aged 80 and older, our multivariate logistic regression analyses show that either receiving adequate medical service during sickness in childhood or never/rarely suffering from...
Demography (2021) 58 (2): 739–762.
Published: 01 April 2021
... person and one or more adult children has been a long-standing and continuing practice and a fundamental way of structuring households ( Bongaarts and Zimmer 2002 ; Chen 2005 ; Logan and Bian 1999 ; Martin 1989 ; Treas and Chen 2000 ; United Nations 2005 ; Wu and Schimmele 2008 ; Zeng and George...
Demography (2002) 39 (2): 269–285.
Published: 01 May 2002
...Zeng Yi; Kenneth C. Land Abstract We show that the observed changes in the period tempo of fertility are biased and derive a new formula for adjusting such bias. We present illustrative applications of our proposed method to the cases of the United States and Taiwan. We then describe the relevance...
Demography (2004) 41 (2): 335–361.
Published: 01 May 2004
...Zeng Yi; Gu Danan; Kenneth C. Land Abstract This article demonstrates that disabled life expectancies that are based on conventional multistate life-table methods are significantly underestimated because of the assumption of no changes in functional status between age x and death. We present a new...
Demography (2001) 38 (1): 17–28.
Published: 01 February 2001
...Zeng Yi; Kenneth C. Land Abstract Our sensitivity analysis shows that the adjusted TFR(t) using the formula of Bongaarts and Feeney (1998), which assumes an invariant shape for the fertility schedule, usually does not differ significantly from an adjusted TFR(t) that allows the shape...
Demography (2007) 44 (4): iv.
Published: 01 November 2007
...Zeng Yi; Danan Gu; Kenneth C. Land 13 1 2011 © Population Association of America 2007 2007 The online version of the original article can be found at http://dx.doi.org/10.1353/dem.2007.0033 ERRATUM In Volume 44(3), the signi cance levels were incorrectly listed...
Demography (2011) 48 (1): 153–181.
Published: 11 March 2011
... 2004 ), and functional limitations or disability (Beydoun and Popkin 2005 ; Liang et al. 2003 ) among older and oldest-old adults in China. Childhood conditions have also been found to influence self-rated health, physical disability, and cognitive impairment among the oldest-old Chinese (Zeng et al...
Demography (2008) 45 (2): 271–281.
Published: 01 May 2008
... Population Press . Yi F. ( 2007 ). A Big Country in An Empty Nest . Hong Kong : Dafeng Publishing House . Wang F. ( 2005 ). Can China Afford to Continue its One-Child Policy? . Honolulu, HI : East-West Center . Zeng Y. ( 1996 ). Is Fertility Level in China in 1991–1992...
Demography (2013) 50 (6): 2287–2296.
Published: 27 November 2013
... Zeng, Yi, Kenneth C. Land, Zhenglian Wang, and Danan Gu. Household and Living Arrangement Projections at the Subnational Level: An Extended Cohort-Component Approach ...........................................................827–852 Yount, Kathryn M., Nafisa Halim, Sidney Ruth Schuler, and Sara...
Demography (2001) 38 (1): 1–16.
Published: 01 February 2001
... perspectives. First, they may be characteristic for the recent fertility decline in European countries, and thus may indicate aspects of fertility change that are beyond pure tempo effects or mere increases in the mean age at birth (see also Zeng Yi and Land 2001). Second, these variance changes...
Demography (2012) 49 (1): 291–314.
Published: 14 January 2012
... influence late-life health. Zeng and Vaupel ( 2004 ) found that in China, late childbearing is positively associated with late-life survival among males and particularly females, and a high number of children ever born (CEB) may imply such late fertility and the possible availability of relatively young...
Demography (2011) 48 (3): 841–861.
Published: 04 June 2011
... ; Inaba 2007 ; Kohler and Ortega 2002a , b ; Kohler and Philipov 2001 ; Zeng and Land 2001 , 2002 ). Demographic opinion, however, is divided on the merits of tempo adjustment, the procedure having been the subject of much debate (Barbi et al. 2008 ; Frejka and Calot 2001 ; Kim and Schoen 2000...
Demography (1994) 31 (3): 481–486.
Published: 01 August 1994
... of 1.06±0.01. Yet even the leading proponents of sex-selective abortion as cause do not argue that, to date, it is the primary explanation of elevated sex ratios (Tu 1992b; Zeng et al. 1993). * Portions of this paper were presented previously at the Conference on Introducing New Contraceptives in Rural...
Demography (2000) 37 (1): 109–126.
Published: 01 February 2000
... ). Washington, DC : World Bank . Xie , Y. ( 1994 ). The Log-Multiplicative Models for Discrete-Time, Discrete-Covariate Event History Data . In P.V. Marsden (Ed.), Sociological Methodology (pp. 301 – 40 ). Oxford : Basil Blackwell . Zeng , Y. ( 1989 ). Is the Chinese Family...