Poster Session 7

Saturday, April 17
9:00 AM - 11:00 AM

  1. Economic Consequences of Globalization: Emigration from Turkey and to TurkeyBulent Acma, Anadolu University, Turkey

  2. A Spatial Analysis of Urbanization, Migration and Cardiovascular Disease Risk Factors in China: A Regional Comparison to Inform Future Health Care Policy for Cardiovascular Disease PreventionSusana Beatriz Adamo, CIESIN and PERN, Columbia University; Guillaume Karakouzian, École Polytechnique, France; Andrew Moran, Columbia University; Valentina Mara, Columbia University; Jiang He, Tulane University

  3. Change over Time in the HIV/AIDS Risk Perceptions of South African YouthKermyt G. Anderson, University of Oklahoma; Ann M. Beutel, University of Oklahoma

  4. Relationship of Couples' Housework in 17 CountriesYukiko Asai, the University of Tokyo; Masaaki Mizuochi, Mie University; Junya Tsutsui, Ritsumeikan University

  5. Why Should They Worry? Lower Levels of Mental Health Distress among Non-Citizen ImmigrantsCatherine N. Barry, University of California, Berkeley

  6. Predictors of Marriage and Dissolution amongst Cohabiting CouplesBrett Beattie, Pennsylvania State University

  7. Determinants of Pregnancy Outcomes in UgandaOdur Benard, Makerere University

  8. Religion, Child Mortality and Health in MozambiqueBoaventura Cau, Arizona State University; Arusyak Sevoyan, Arizona State University

  9. The Incidence of Premarital Sex among Taiwanese Young People from Late Adolescence to Young AdulthoodChi Chiao, National Yang Ming University; Chin-Chun Yi, Academia Sinica

  10. Climate Change, Migration and Urbanization: An Indian ScenarioDigambar Chimankar, Fakir Mohan University

  11. Non-Residential Father's Involvement and Single Mother's Mental HealthJuanita Chinn, University of Texas at Austin; Andrea K. Henderson, University of Texas at Austin

  12. Parent-Child Communication about Growing Up: Experiences and Perspectives of Mothers and Daughters in Informal Settlements in NairobiJoanna Crichton, African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC); Latifat Ibsomi, African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC)

  13. The Impacts of Introducing Computers in Schools in Developing Countries: Evidence from PeruJulian P. Cristia, Inter-American Development Bank; Alejo Czerwonko, Columbia University; Pablo Garofalo, University of Houston

  14. Recommending Feasible Measures of Wealth in Health ResearchCatherine Cubbin, University of Texas at Austin; Craig Pollack, University of Texas at Austin; Brian Flaherty, University of Washington; Ayesha Sania, Harvard School of Public Health; Donna Vallone, LEGACY For Longer Healthier Lives; Paula Braveman, University of California, San Francisco

  15. Failed Fosterage: Concepts of Family and Caregiving in Botswana’s Unsuccessful Formal Foster Care Program for OrphansBianca Dahl, Brown University

  16. Earnings Inequality within Detailed Occupations and Foreign-Born LaborJennifer Cheeseman Day, U.S. Census Bureau; Ana J. Montalvo, U.S. Census Bureau

  17. Civil Society Organizations: Capacity to Address the Needs of the Urban Poor in NairobiAkaco Ekirapa, African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC); George Mgomella, African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC); Catherine Kyobutungi, African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC)

  18. The Non-Linear Relationship between Education and MortalityBethany Everett, University of Colorado at Boulder; David Rehkopf, University of California, San Francisco

  19. The Contribution of Neighborhood Social Disorganization to Sexually Transmitted Infection BiomarkersJodi Ford, Ohio State University; Christopher Browning, Ohio State University

  20. School Context and Sexual Activity in Rural Malawi: A Mixed Methods ApproachMargaret Frye, University of California, Berkeley

  21. Two Paths to Segregation: The Social Dimensions of Residential Location among Traditional and Alternative HouseholdsAmy L. Fuhrman, University of Washington

  22. Altitude, Birth Weight, and Infant MortalityTimothy B. Gage, University at Albany, State University of New York (SUNY); Erin O'Neill, University at Albany, State University of New York (SUNY); Furrina F. Lee, University at Albany, State University of New York (SUNY); Howard Stratton, University at Albany, State University of New York (SUNY)

  23. Protective Neighborhoods: The Influence of Percent Mexican American on Depressive SymptomsKerstin Gerst, University of Texas Medical Branch; Patricia Y. Miranda, The University of Texas M. D. Anderson Cancer Center; Kristin Sheffield, University of Texas Medical Branch; M. Kristen Peek, University of Texas Medical Branch; Kyriakos S. Markides, University of Texas Medical Branch

  24. Risky Sexual Behavior, Substance Abuse and Sexually Transmitted Infections among Street Adolescents in IndiaAtanu Ghosh, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS); Laishram Ladusingh, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS)

  25. Mortality Risk in Older Adults in Mexico: The Role of Communicable and Non Communicable DiseasesCesar Gonzalez, El Colegio de México, Instituto de Geriatria

  26. The Influence of Legal Status on Educational Transitions among Mexican Immigrant Youth: Empirical Patterns and Policy ImplicationsEmily Greenman, Pennsylvania State University

  27. Application of Increment-Decrement Life Tables to Analyze Cause of Death Elimination in Life Expectancy in Selected States of IndiaBK Gulati, National Instiute of Medical Statistics; Damodar Sahu, Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR); Arvind Pandey, Institute for Research in Medical Statistics (ICMR), India; Bela Shah, Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR)

  28. Differences in the Labor Market Experiences of Black Immigrants and Black Natives: The Impact of Migration SelectivityTod G. Hamilton, University of Texas at Austin

  29. Evaluating Fertility Intentions and Behavior: Towards a New Behavioral ModelAmal Harrati, University of California, Berkeley

  30. Gender, Family, and HIV/AIDS in LesothoAbigail Harrison, Brown University; Susan E. Short, Brown University; Maletela Tuoane-Nkhasi, Statistics South Africa; Thandie Hlabana, Brown University

  31. Do Fertility Intention and Experience of Unwanted Pregnancy Influence Contraceptive Behaviour?Latifat Ibisomi, African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC); Jean-Christophe Fotso, African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC)

  32. Male Involvement in Family Planning Decision Making in Ile-Ife, NigeriaYinyinade Ijadunola, Obafemi Awolowo University; Kayode T. Ijadunola, Obafemi Awolowo University; Titilayo Abiona, Obafemi Awolowo University

  33. Custodial Fathers and Child Well-Being: An Initial LookSpencer James, Pennsylvania State University

  34. Sex-Specific Child Mortality During the Swedish Mortality Decline: Why is Socio-Economic Status Important for Girls Only, and Food Prices for Boys Only?Kent Johansson, Lund University

  35. Correlates of Nonmarital Fertility in the PhilippinesMaria Midea M. Kabamalan, University of the Philippines; Lindy Williams, Cornell University

  36. Residential Segregation and Social Integration: Do Blacks and Whites Differ?Joongbaeck Kim, University of Tennessee at Knoxville; Hyeyoung Woo, Portland State University

  37. Joint Production of Health within Household Context: Living Arrangements, Residential Environment, Emotional Closeness and Health in Older AgeJuyeon Kim, University of Chicago; Linda Waite, University of Chicago

  38. Rich-Poor Gap in Infant and Under Five Mortality in Urban India,1992-05Abhishek Kumar, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS); S.K Mohanty, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS)

  39. Redeeming the Lost Years: The Resumption of Higher Education after the Chinese Cultural RevolutionQing Lai, University of Michigan

  40. Living with Children and Psychological Distress of Adult Couples in South KoreaJinwoo Lee, University of Texas at Austin

  41. The Road Towards Good Vital Registration Records: The case of BrazilEverton Lima, Centro de Desenvolvimento e Planejamento Regional (CEDEPLAR); Bernardo L. Queiroz, Centro de Desenvolvimento e Planejamento Regional (CEDEPLAR)

  42. Interracial Dating and Endogamy among Mixed-Race Youth in the United StatesKrystale Littlejohn, Stanford University

  43. Enduring Inequality: The Second Generation in the German Labor MarketRenee Luthra, University of California, Los Angeles

  44. Health Insurance Estimates from the American Community SurveyAnnie Mach, U.S. Census Bureau; Joanna Turner, U.S. Census Bureau; Michel Boudreaux, University of Minnesota

  45. Female Migration in India: Myths and RealitiesSandhya Rani Mahapatro, Institute for Social and Economic Change

  46. Uncertainty in Population Projection for Statistically Less Developed Countries: A Discussion of Estimation Issues Using Data for Four South Asian CountriesThomas M. McDevitt, U.S. Census Bureau

  47. Non-Marital Childbearing in SurinameDominique Meekers, Tulane School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine; Katherine Andrinopoulos, Tulane School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine; Emily Blake, Tulane School of Public Health and Tropical Medicine

  48. Ethnic Assortative Mating across Marriage Markets: Marital Choice for Muslim ChineseZheng Mu, University of Michigan; Xiwei Wu, Peking University

  49. Present Environmental Performance and Future Environmental Sustainability in Sub-Saharan Africa and Asia-Pacific Regions: Rooted in Population-Development-Environment NexusProtap Mukherjee, Jawaharlal Nehru University; Lopamudra Ray Saraswati, Jawaharlal Nehru University

  50. Transactional Sex and Sexually Transmitted Infections among Women in UgandaOlivia Nankinga, Makerere University; Allen Kabagenyi, Makerere University

  51. Subjective Survival Expectations: Mortality Differentials by Body Weight StatusBeatriz Novak, University of Wisconsin at Madison

  52. Orphan Status and School Enrollment in Rural Western KenyaBernard O. Onyango, Brown University

  53. Addressing Comprehensive Knowledge as a Strategy to Mitigate HIV Related Risk Behavior among Young Men in IndiaVipul Pandey, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS)

  54. The Determinants of Sex-Selective AbortionsClaus C. Pörtner, University of Washington

  55. Venezuelan Immigrants in the United StatesMagaly Sanchez-R, Princeton University

  56. Gender Differentials in Health Care among the Older Population: The Case of IndiaMitali Sen, U.S. Census Bureau; Wan He, U.S. Census Bureau

  57. Women’s Contribution to Household Food and Economic Security: A Study in Garhwal HimalayasShiv Narayan Sidh, Government Degree College; Sharmishtha Basu, Jawaharlal Nehru University

  58. Does Women’s Age Matter in the Utilization of Health Care Services during Pregnancy?Lucky Singh, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS); Prashant K. Singh, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS)

  59. A Study on the Development of Family Planning Services in China: From Family Planning to Reproductive Health/Family Health CareXiaoming Sun, Nanjing College for Population Program Management (NCPPM)

  60. Type and Timing of Menopause and Later Life Survival among Women in the Iowa EPESE CohortSarah E. Tom, National Institute on Aging; Rachel Cooper, MRC Unit for Lifelong Health and Ageing; Robert Wallace, University of Iowa; Jack Guralnik, National Institute on Aging (NIA), NIH

  61. Violent Deaths during the Puerperal Gravidic Period: How to Classify Them?Sandra Valongueiro, Universidade Federal de Pernambuco; Maria Bernadete C. Antunes, Universidade de Pernambuco

  62. Sugar Daddies Syndrome: Elderly Sexual Behaviour and Implications for the Spread of HIV/AIDS in NigeriaElias O. Wahab, Lagos State University

  63. Chinese Migration to America: Changes in Policy, Diaspora and In ReturnsSeth Werner, University of Minnesota

  64. Selection into Poverty, Selection into Death: A Multi-Stage Extension of Mortality Selection to Explain a Surprising Result about Mortality Deceleration and Acquired DisadvantageElizabeth Wrigley-Field, University of Wisconsin at Madison; Felix Elwert, University of Wisconsin at Madison

  65. Non-Marriage and the Meaning of Employment for Women: An Examination of Cohort Effects on Marital BehaviorAkiko Yoshida, University of Oklahoma

  66. Farm Dependence and Population Change in China: 1953 to 2005Li Zhang, Virginia Commonwealth University