Session 15:
Historical Demography

Thursday, April 17
8:30 AM - 10:20 AM
Bayside B
4th floor

Chair: Alice B. Kasakoff, University of South Carolina
Discussant: Alice B. Kasakoff, University of South Carolina
Discussant: Michael J. White, Brown University

  1. Social Security experience of the Cohort Born in 1919Bert Kestenbaum, U.S. Social Security Administration (SSA); Craig A. Feinstein, U.S. Social Security Administration (SSA)

  2. Institutional and Discretional Discrimination in Public Sector Programs: The Union Army Disability PensionSven E. Wilson, Brigham Young University

  3. Immigrants and Innovation in the United StatesHarriet O. Duleep, College of William and Mary; David Jaeger, College of William and Mary

  4. Reconsidering the Roles and Distance and Selectivity in Mass Migrations: The Case of the Twentieth-Century U.S. SouthTrent Alexander, University of Minnesota

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