Poster Session 1

Thursday, April 17
8:00 AM - 10:00 AM

  1. Wanted and Unwanted Births in the United States: Trends, Measurement, and ImplicationsJoyce C. Abma, National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), CDC; William D. Mosher, National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), CDC; Jo Jones, National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), CDC

  2. Educational Inequality in Institutionalized Social Stratification Systems: The Case of Caste-Based Educational Inequality in IndiaCecily D. Adams, University of Maryland

  3. Environmental and Socio-Demographic Risk Factors of Childhood Mortality in Rural Western KenyaKubaje Adazu, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; Maurice Ombok, Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI); Frank Odhiambo, Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI); Rose Kiriinya, Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI); Kayla Laserson, Centers for Disease control and Prevention; Allen Hightower, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention; John M Vulule, Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI); Daniel Feiken, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

  4. Social Identity and Inequality: The Impact of China’s Hukou SystemFarzana Afridi, Syracuse University; Sherry Xin Li, University of Texas at Dallas

  5. Do Community Factors have Differential Impact on the Nutrition of Boys and Girls in Rural India?Kiran Agrahari, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS); Abhishek Singh, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS)

  6. The Role of the Family Environment in Adolescent Sexual Activity in Four African CountriesKofi Awusabo-Asare, University of Cape Coast

  7. Socioeconomic Status and Body Mass Index among Hispanic Children of Immigrants and Children of NativesKelly Balistreri, Bowling Green State University; Jennifer Van Hook, Pennsylvania State University

  8. Do Employment Subsidies Work? Evidence from Regionally Targeted Subsidies in TurkeyGordon Betcherman, World Bank Group; Meltem Daysal, University of Maryland; Carmen Pages, Inter-American Development Bank

  9. Biomarkers of Inflammation for Population Research: Stability of C-Reactive Protein And Alpha1-Acid Glycoprotein in Dried Blood SpotsEleanor Brindle, University of Washington; Masako Fujita, University of Washington; Bettina Shell-Duncan, University of Washington

  10. Gender Differences in Approval of Gay Marriage among Covenant and Standard Married Couples in LouisianaStacey Brumbaugh, Bowling Green State University; Laura A. Sanchez, Bowling Green State University

  11. Discrimination, Marital Bargaining Power and Intrahousehold Allocation in GuatemalaMaria C. Calderon, University of Pennsylvania

  12. Projecting the Presence: Estimating Incomplete Parity- and Age-specific Fertility RatesCarlo G. Camarda, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research; Harald Wilkoszewski, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research

  13. Money and Marriage: A Fresh Look at Marriage Transaction in Rural IndiaAfra R. Chowdhury, Brown University

  14. Inclusiveness in University Education in EgyptEmily Cupito, Duke University; Ray Langsten, American University in Cairo

  15. Gender and Regional Fertility Variation in IndiaPremchand Dommaraju, Arizona State University

  16. Long Term Effects of Reproductive History on Female and Male Mortality in a Rural Area of SenegalGéraldine Duthé, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED); Gilles Pison, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED); Raphael Laurent, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED)

  17. Young Women’s Job Stability, Union Formation, and Contextual ConditionsAngela Estacion, Johns Hopkins University

  18. Union Formation Implications of Race and Gender Gaps in Educational Attainment: The Case of Latin AmericaAlbert Esteve, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona; Luís Ángel López, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona; Anna Cabré, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona

  19. Empowerment of Women and Links to the Child's Health in EgyptIbrahim Ms Ghada, Information and Decision Support Center (IDSC), the Egyptian Cabinet

  20. Testing the Cycle of Violence Hypothesis: Child Abuse and Adolescent Partner Abuse as Predictors of Intimate Partner Violence in Young AdulthoodAnu Manchikanti Gómez, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

  21. Recurrent Ear Infections among American Indians and Alaska Native Children: Evidence from a National SampleGinger L. Gossman, Texas Department of State Health Services; Parker Frisbie, University of Texas at Austin

  22. Relationships between Contraceptive Method and Sexual Pleasure and SatisfactionJenny Higgins, Princeton University; Susie Hoffman, Columbia University; Cynthia Graham, Oxford University; Stephanie Sanders, Indiana University, Bloomington

  23. The Ideal Marriage vs. The Reality of a Bad Marriage: The Experiences of Mexican-American WomenKristine Hopkins, University of Texas at Austin

  24. Mobility Effects Redux: Does Intergenerational Mobility Shape Individual Psychology?Jason Houle, Pennsylvania State University

  25. Taxation without Representation?: Exploring the Gendered Context of AbortionStephanie Jaros, University of Washington

  26. Racial/Ethnic Differences in the Relationship between Self-Evaluations and the Likelihood of Adolescent PregnancySarah M. Kendig, University of Maryland

  27. Barriers to and Opportunities for Cross-Temporal Analysis with U.S. Health Survey Data: The Integrated Health Interview Series (IHIS) as a Case StudyMiriam King, University of Minnesota; Pamela Johnson, University of Minnesota; William Block, University of Minnesota

  28. Adolescents with Two Nonresident Biological Parents: Living Arrangements, Parental Involvement, and Well-beingValarie King, Pennsylvania State University; Katherine Stamps, Pennsylvania State University; Daniel N Hawkins, University of Nebraska, Omaha

  29. Language Needs of School-Age ChildrenRobert Kominski, U.S. Census Bureau; Hyon B. Shin, U.S. Census Bureau; Karen Marotz, University at Albany, State University of New York (SUNY)

  30. Taking a Covenant to Pick Up His Socks: Gender Traditional Marriage and Depression Among Newlywed Wives And HusbandsKristy Krivickas, Bowling Green State University; Laura A. Sanchez, Bowling Green State University

  31. Predictors of Premarital Sex among Bangladesh Male AdolescentsNan Li, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health; Marc Boulay, Johns Hopkins University

  32. Insensitivity of Underemployment to Business Cycles in the United States, 1994-2004Nelson Lim, RAND; Sara Hajiamiri, RAND

  33. Comparative Analysis of the Public-Use And Restricted-Use National Health Interview Survey (NHIS) Linked Mortality FilesKimberly A. Lochner, National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), CDC; Robert A. Hummer, University of Texas at Austin; Christine S. Cox, National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS), CDC

  34. Wanted and Unwanted Fertility: Does Ethnicity Matter?Catherine McNamee, University of Texas at Austin

  35. Factors Associated to Hypertension Prevalence, Unawareness and Treatment among Costa Rican ElderlyEricka Mendez, Universidad de Costa Rica; Carolina Santamaria, University of Wisconsin at Madison

  36. Effects of Family Environment on Timing of Adolescents’ First Sexual Intercourse in Burkina FasoYode Miangotar, Université de Montréal

  37. The Role of Health in Understanding the Black-White Test Score GapCarolina Milesi, University of Chicago; Aly Turner, University of Wisconsin at Madison

  38. Female Height and Union Formation in the Developing WorldChristiaan Monden, Tilburg University; Jeroen Smits, Radboud Universiteit Nijmegen

  39. Minority Women’s Access to Health Insurance: The Intersecting Roles of Work, Marriage and MotherhoodJennifer K. Montez, University of Texas at Austin; Jacqueline L. Angel, University of Texas at Austin; Ronald Angel, University of Texas at Austin

  40. Voluntary Counseling and Testing [VCT] and Behavioral Changes in Sub-Saharan Africa: Multi-Country Evidence - Consistent or Contradictory?Clifford O Odimegwu, University of the Witwatersrand

  41. Occupational Sex Segregation in Post-Apartheid South Africa: Marginalized by Race and/or PlaceSangeeta Parashar, University of Maryland

  42. Sibling Influences on Migrant Remittances in a Developing Country ContextMartin Piotrowski, University of Oklahoma

  43. Economic Growth in Ghana and the Effects of Mother's Sector of Employment on Trends in Childhood MalnutritionRoland Pongou, Brown University; Jemima A. Frimpong, University of Pennsylvania; Orly Clerge, Brown University

  44. Factors Influencing Age at First Sexual Intercourse, Number of Partners and Condom Use among Male Slum Youth in Pune IndiaRukmini Potdar, University of Maryland; Michael Koenig, Johns Hopkins University; Kristin Mmari, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health

  45. Telling Pregnant Women about their Postpartum Contraceptive Options is not Enough: Evidence from Haiti, the Dominican Republic and NicaraguaEstela Rivero-Fuentes, Population Council; Ricardo Vernon, Population Council; Ana del Carmen Rojas, Consultorías y Asesorías ALVA, S.A.; Adilia Gadea, Consultorías y Asesorías ALVA, S.A.; Freddy Solis, Consultorías y Asesorías ALVA, S.A.; Maritza Molina, Centro de Estudios Sociales y Demográficos (CESDEM); Gisela Quiterio, Centro de Estudios Sociales y Demográficos (CESDEM); Michaelle Boulos, Centre d’Evaluation et de Recherche Apliquée (CERA); Louis-Marie Boulos, Centre d’Evaluation et de Recherche Apliquée (CERA); Flor de Maria Cardoza, Ministerio de Salud, Nicaragua; Hector Eusebio, Dirección General Materno-Infantil y Adolescentes (DIGEMIA)

  46. The Diversity of Pathways to Adulthood: A Life Course Typologies ApproachNicolas Robette, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED)

  47. A Demographic Evaluation of the Consistency of the ACS Multi-Year Estimates for the ACS Test SitesGregory Robinson, U.S. Census Bureau

  48. Opting-Out Occupationally? US Women’s Post-Birth Occupational BehaviorRachel S. Robinson, American University

  49. HIV/AIDS in Manipur: Need Focus on Injecting Drug Users (IDU)Utpal Saikia, Regional Medical Research Centre

  50. Social Networks across the Lifecourse and the Development of the Niakhar Social Networks Survey InstrumentJohn Sandberg, McGill University; Steven Rytina, McGill University; Richard Lalou, Institut de Recherche pour le Développement (IRD); Valerie Delaunay, Institut de Recherche pour le Développement (IRD)

  51. Assortative Mating in Remarriage: Homogamy and Tradeoffs in Second Marriages by Age and EducationKevin Shafer, Ohio State University

  52. Linkages of Socio-cultural and Socio-economic Factors to Ideal Number of Children in the Context of Social Change: Generational Differences ExploredYetty Shobo, Pennsylvania State University

  53. Families, Neighborhoods, and Educational AttainmentKia Sorensen, University of Wisconsin at Madison; Brian P. An, University of Wisconsin at Madison

  54. Sub-Replacement Fertility: Why Pure Postponement Models are InadequateElizabeth Sowers, University of California, Irvine; Ron J. Lesthaeghe, University of Michigan and University of California, Irvine

  55. Self-reported Retrospective Housing Biographies: A Modified Life History Calendar ApproachSara Ström, Stockholm University; Maria Brandén, Stockholm University; Elizabeth Thomson, University of Wisconsin at Madison

  56. From Pilot to Scale-up: Implementing a Community-Based STD/AIDS Education Program among Young Adults through Existing Family Planning Service Network in Kunshan County, Eastern ChinaXiaoming Sun, Nanjing College for Population Program Management (NCPPM)

  57. Gender Differentials in Transition to Household Headship: Evidence from the Kanchanaburi Demographic Surveillance System, ThailandMalee Sunpuwan, Mahidol University; Chai Podhisita, Mahidol University

  58. Hidden Costs Of Child Care? The Relationship between Child Care Problems and Mothers’ Stress, Labor Force Participation and EarningsMargaret L. Usdansky, Syracuse University

  59. Fertility in Brazil between 1946 and 1960: An Application of the Own-Children MethodAna P. Verona, University of Texas at Austin

  60. HIV-Related Misconceptions and Stigma in Vietnam: Levels and DeterminantsLung Vu, Tulane University

  61. Are there Gender Effects of 'Gender-neutral' Compulsory Schooling Laws in Turkey?Jennifer Ward-Batts, Claremont McKenna College

  62. Take Me Home: Determinants of Return Migration among Later Life Immigrants in GermanyJenjira Yahirun, University of California, Los Angeles

  63. The Role of Field Choice on Racial Differences in College Completion RatesAnita H. Yuan, University of California, Los Angeles

  64. Is the Glass Ceiling Cracking?: A Simple TestMyeong-Su Yun, Tulane University; Ting Hu, Tulane University

  65. Quality of Reproductive Health Care in War-Affected Northern UgandaLinnea Zimmerman, Emory University; Lacey N Haussamen, Emory University; Rob Stephenson, Emory University

  66. Maternal Mortality in Kenya: What is the Situation in the Nairobi Informal Settlements?Abdhalah K. Ziraba, African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC); Nyovani Madise, University of Southampton; Samuel L. Mills, Johns Hopkins University; Catherine Kyobutungi, African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC)