Poster Session 3

Thursday, April 17
3:00 PM - 5:00 PM

  1. Effect of Knowledge of Frontline Health Workers on Essential Newborn Healthcare: Evidence from Rural IndiaPraween Kumar Agrawal, Urban Health Resource Centre (UHRC); Emma K. Williams, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health; Amanda Rosecrans, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health; Abdullah M. Baqui, Johns Hopkins University

  2. Obesity’s Changing Impact on Disability: 1988-2004Dawn Alley, University of Pennsylvania

  3. The Disadvantage of College Bound Friends: A Multi-Level Analysis of Peer Effects on Minority Students’ College Application PatternsSteven E Alvarado, University of Wisconsin at Madison; Ruth Lopez-Turley, University of Wisconsin at Madison

  4. A Comparison of Family Effects on the Overweight Status of Children and AdolescentsMary H. Benin, Arizona State University; Jennie J Kronenfeld, Arizona State University

  5. Family Demographic Correlates of Men's Behavioral Risk for HIV in 14 Sub-Saharan African CountriesJeffrey B. Bingenheimer, Pennsylvania State University

  6. Birth Outcomes and Neural Tube Defects in the United States before and after Folic Acid FortificationJessica C. Bishop, Florida State University; Ursula Keller, Florida State University

  7. Changing Norms about Gender Inequality in Education: Evidence from BangladeshNiels-Hugo Blunch, Washington and Lee University

  8. Re-Weighting the South African National Household Survey Data: A Cross Entropy Estimation ApproachNicola Branson, University of Cape Town

  9. Regional Effects on Maternal and Infant Health of the Mexican-Origin Population in the United StatesMiguel Ceballos, University of Nebraska at Lincoln; Armenta Brian, University of Nebraska at Lincoln

  10. Income Redistribution, Reranking, and Progressivity of Taxes and Transfers in Canada: An Ordinal Approach Using New Census DataWen-Hao Chen, Statistics Canada

  11. Contraceptive Knowledge, Schooling and Fertility: The Roles of Mass Media and Social NetworkKai-Wen Cheng, Cornell University

  12. Chinese and Irish Immigrants in Frontier California, 1860-1900Ken Chew, University of California, Irvine

  13. Which Sons Live with their Parents: How do Sons’ and their Male Siblings’ Exchanges with Parents Matter?Zhen Cong, University of Southern California; Merril Silverstein, University of Southern California; Shuzhuo Li, Xi'an Jiaotong University

  14. Voting Behavior of Naturalized Citizens: 1998-2006Sarah R. Crissey, U.S. Census Bureau; Thomas File, U.S. Census Bureau

  15. Who Gets Good Jobs? Exploring the Nature of Competition And Social Exclusion in IndiaSonalde B. Desai, University of Maryland; James Noon, University of Maryland

  16. Gender in African Population Research: The Fertility/Reproductive Health ExampleFrancis Nii-Amoo Dodoo, Pennsylvania State University; Ashley E. Frost, Pennsylvania State University

  17. Global Demographic Convergence? A Reconsideration of Inequality in National Fertility EstimatesShawn F. Dorius, Pennsylvania State University

  18. Relationship between Perceived Quality of Care and Adherence in Antiretroviral Therapy Treatment among HIV/AIDS Patients in Uganda, Kenya and ZambiaMartine Etienne, University of Maryland; Mian B. Hossain, Morgan State University; Anthony Amoroso, University of Maryland; Kristen Stafford, University of Maryland

  19. All About Power?: Age Gaps, Relationship Qualities, and Sexual Risk-Taking in Adolescent Dating RelationshipsChristine M. Flanigan, Bowling Green State University; Monica A. Longmore, Bowling Green State University; Peggy C. Giordano, Bowling Green State University

  20. Factors Conveying Resilience in the Context of Urban Poverty: The Case of Orphans and Vulnerable Children in the Informal Settlements of Nairobi, KenyaJean-Christophe Fotso, African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC); Penny Holding, Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI); Alex Ezeh, African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC); Michael Mutua, African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC)

  21. Changing Rates of Low-Risk Cesarean Deliveries in the U.S.: Classification, Race/Ethnicity and Other FactorsParker Frisbie, University of Texas at Austin; Sarah McKinnon, University of Texas at Austin; Seung-Eun Song, University of Texas at Austin

  22. Weight as a Bio-Social Filter of the Proximate Determinants of FertilityMichelle Frisco, Pennsylvania State University; Kristin Burnett, Pennsylvania State University

  23. A Spatial and Temporal Analysis of Fertility in GuatemalaKathryn Grace, University of California, Santa Barbara; Stuart H. Sweeney, University of California, Santa Barbara; David Carr, University of California, Santa Barbara

  24. Attitudes toward Cohabitation in 28 Countries: Does Marital Status Matter?Zoya Gubernskaya, University of California, Irvine

  25. Exploring Inequalities in Mortality and Life Expectancy in Sub-Saharan AfricaIsabel Gunther, Harvard School of Public Health

  26. Do Mothers’ Beliefs on “Chubby Is Healthy” Affect their Children’s Obesity?Hongyun Han, University of Wisconsin at Madison

  27. My Body is a Temple: Eating Disturbances, Religious Involvement and Mental Health among Young Adult WomenAndrea K. Henderson, University of Texas at Austin; Christopher G. Ellison, University of Texas at Austin

  28. National Context and Atypical EmploymentDebra Hevenstone, University of Michigan

  29. Couple Intentions for Pregnancy: Effects on Maternal Health Behaviors and Newborn HealthBryndl Hohmann-Marriott, Pennsylvania State University

  30. Are Careers Still Stable and Life-long? Stability and Heterogeneity of Employment Histories in the United States, 1967-2005Reiping Huang, University of Minnesota

  31. Male Youth and Voluntary Counseling and HIV-Testing (VCT): The Case of Uganda and MalawiChimaraoke 0 Izugbara, African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC)

  32. Determinants of Early Transition to Marriage among Female Adolescents: A Longitudinal Analysis in ThailandNowrozy Kamar Jahan, Mahidol University; Aree Prohmmo, Mahidol University; Aree Jampaklay, Mahidol University

  33. Hispanic Natural Increase: A Growing Source of Population Change in Urban and Rural AmericaKenneth M. Johnson, University of New Hampshire

  34. Intimate Partner Violence during Pregnancy in Egypt: Prevalence, Risk Factors, and Adverse Health OutcomesAndrzej Kulczycki, University of Alabama at Birmingham

  35. Household Income and Structure for Asians in the United States, 2000Veena Kulkarni, University of Maryland

  36. Gender Asymmetry in Beliefs about Family Migration DecisionsJui-Chung A. Li, RAND; Chieh-Yu Lee, Columbia University

  37. Education and Contraception Choice among Women in VietnamJenny Liu, University of California, Berkeley; Ha Nguyen, University of California, Berkeley; Yevgeniy Goryakin, University of California, Berkeley

  38. Socioeconomic Differences in Health in ChinaYao Lu, University of California, Los Angeles; Donald J. Treiman, University of California, Los Angeles

  39. The Impact of Child Disability on Divorced Mother’s Union FormationMaryhelen D. MacInnes, Michigan State University

  40. Early Childbearing, Cash Transfers, and Girls' Education in Mexico: 1997-2003Thomas W Merrick, Population Reference Bureau (PRB)

  41. Cohabiting Men’s Views of Abortion and Perceived Roles in Fertility Decision MakingAmanda J. Miller, Ohio State University

  42. A Profile of the Idle Youth in the USAna J. Montalvo, U.S. Census Bureau; Amy O'Hara, U.S. Census Bureau

  43. Static and Dynamic Decompositions of Income Inequality in Brazil between 1980 and 2000Jeronimo O. Muniz, University of Wisconsin at Madison

  44. The Changing Relationship between Islam, Women’s Status and Female Obesity between 1992 and 2005Petra Nahmias, Princeton University

  45. Mother's Income and her Children's EducationEmily P Nell, University of Wisconsin at Madison

  46. Gender Differences in Employment Patterns by Firm Size and Wage InequalityMyungho Paik, University of Texas at Austin

  47. Does Economic Uncertainty Affect Fertility? Evidence from FranceAriane Pailhe, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED); Anne Solaz, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED)

  48. Life after High School: Transitions to Work and College for Immigrant Youth in the New MillenniumKrista Perreira, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Dohoon Lee, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Kathleen Mullan Harris, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

  49. The Effect of Childbearing on Mortality: A Historical Analysis of how Number of Children Affected Utah Women's LongevityDaniel H Poole, University of Utah

  50. Differences in Characteristics or Differences in Risk: Decomposing the Black-White Difference in Nonmarital FertilityDaniel A. Powers, University of Texas at Austin

  51. The Lower Maternal Mortality in Matlab MCH-FP Area in Bangladesh: The Role of Non-Live-Birth PregnanciesMizanur Rahman, Pathfinder International; Julie DaVanzo, RAND; Abdur Razzaque, ICDDR,B: Centre for Health and Population Research

  52. Intergenerational Issues in Multiethnic Families: Evidence from the National Survey of Families & HouseholdsSarah Ruiz, University of Southern California; Merril Silverstein, University of Southern California

  53. Predictors of Premarital Sexual Experience among Adolescents in a Rural Setting in ZimbabweWilliam Sambisa, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Sian Curtis, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Brian Chandiwana, Biomedical Research & Training Institute; Shungu Munyati, Biomedical Research & Training Institute; Stanford Mahati, Biomedical Research & Training Institute; Wilson Mashange, Biomedical Research & Training Institute

  54. Wage Setting in Young FirmsJohannes F. Schmieder, Columbia University

  55. Hot Spots for Risky Sexual Behavior in Zambia and Zimbabwe: Findings from the PLACE MethodKavita Singh, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; William Sambisa, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Brian Chandiwana, Biomedical Research & Training Institute; Shungu Munyati, Biomedical Research & Training Institute; Alfred Chingono, Biomedical Research & Training Institute; Sharon Weir, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

  56. Socio-Economic Impact of HIV/AIDS Deaths on Households in India and Coping Strategies: A Study of Well Being of ChildrenSaurabh Singh, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS); Shrikant Singh, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS)

  57. Leaving Lone Parenthood: Analysis of Repartnering Patterns in the U.K.Alexandra J Skew, University of Southampton; Jane C. Falkingham, University of Southampton; Ann Berrington, University of Southampton

  58. Perception of School Children and Teachers towards Adolescent Education Program in IndiaRuchi Sogarwal, National AIDS Control Organization (NACO); Damodar Bachani, National AIDS Control Organization (NACO)

  59. Transition to First Intercourse among Adolescents: The Intersection of Race/Ethnicity and Immigrant StatusNaomi J. Spence, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Karin Brewster, Florida State University

  60. The Effects of Early Sex on Education Attainment: Detailed MechanismsNicole Steward, Pennsylvania State University; George Farkas, Pennsylvania State University

  61. Pathways and Timing of Marriage, Childbearing and Sexual Behavior: The Case of MexicoJorge Armando Valencia Rodríguez, El Colegio de México; Fatima Juarez, El Colegio de México

  62. Determinants of Self-Employment Among Immigrants and African Americans: Opting Out or Acting on Advantage?Irina Voloshin, University of Washington

  63. Motherhood, Timing of a First Birth and Psychological Well-Being Over the Life CourseHyeyoung Woo, University of Texas at Austin

  64. The Distribution of Health Insurance in China, 1997-2004Hongwei Xu, Brown University

  65. Inequality of Infant Mortality among Ethnic Groups in GuatemalaHirotoshi Yoshioka, University of Texas at Austin; Thomas W. Pullum, University of Texas at Austin

  66. Family Structure, Education and Cigarette Smoking of the Adults in China: A Double-Hurdle ModelXiaohua Yu, Pennsylvania State University; David Avler, Pennsylvania State University

  67. Immigration, Work, Social Context, and Health InsuranceLi Zhu, Arizona State University