Thursday, May 1 / 3:30 PM - 5:30 PM   •   Back Bay Exhibition Center

Poster Session 4:
Migration and Urbanization; Population, Development and the Environment

  1. An Assessment of Age Reporting in the IPUMS-I MicrodataJohanna Fajardo-Gonzalez, University of Minnesota ; Laura Attanasio, University of Minnesota ; Jasmine Trang Ha, University of Minnesota

  2. Irregular Migration in Sub-Saharan Africa: Causes and Consequences of Young Adult Migration from Southern Ethiopia to South AfricaTeshome D. Kanko, Wolaita Sodo University ; Charles H. Teller, George Washington University and Addis Ababa University

  3. Segmented Assimilation and Adolescent Outcomes: The Evolution of Educational and Occupational ExpectationsChristina Diaz, University of Wisconsin-Madison

  4. Occupational Risk Factors for Asthma among Adult Men and Women in IndiaSutapa Agrawal, South Asia Network for Chronic Disease

  5. The Chinese Diaspora Population circa 2011Dudley L. Poston, Jr., Texas A&M University ; Juyin Helen Wong, Texas A&M University

  6. Measurement of Women's Agency in Rural EgyptKathryn M. Yount, Emory University ; Kristin VanderEnde, Emory University ; Yuk Fai Cheong, Emory University ; Rania Salem, University of Toronto ; Sarah Zureick-Brown, Emory University

  7. The Demographic Components of Population Growth and Diversity in New Hispanic DestinationsDaniel T. Lichter, Cornell University ; Kenneth M. Johnson, University of New Hampshire

  8. An Investigation of Socio-Demographic and Well-Being Factors Influencing Perception of Development in Rural Kenya: A Structural Equation Modeling ApproachHildah Essendi, University of Southampton

  9. The Legal Gain: The Impact of the 1986 Amnesty Program on Immigrants’ Access to and Use of Health CareLanlan Xu, Indiana University

  10. Ethnic Identity of Immigrant Offspring in Canada: Testing the Theory of Segmented AssimilationYujiro Sano, Memorial University of Newfoundland

  11. Implications of Intra-Racial/Ethnic Composition for Age-Specific Segregation PatternsAnnette Jacoby, Graduate Center, City University of New York (CUNY) ; Jeremy Porter, City University of New York (CUNY)

  12. Passport to Move? Mobility in Euro-Latin American Multiple CitizensPablo Mateos, CIESAS and University College London ; Helen McCarthy, University College London

  13. Self-Esteem among Migrant Children in ChinaBo Zhou, University at Albany, State University of New York (SUNY)

  14. Assessment of Population at Hazard Risk Using LandScan Global Population Dataset 2008Tarun Prakash Meena, Jawaharlal Nehru University ; Vikas Khatik, Jawaharlal Nehru University ; Md Selim Reja, Jawaharlal Nehru University

  15. Floating Life Expectancy in ChinaWei Chen, Renmin University of China ; Jinju Liu, Beijing City University

  16. Bhopal Gas Leak: Thirty Years of Crisis and CopingJacques Véron, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED) ; Aswini Nanda, Population Research Centre, India

  17. Social and Health Issues of Water Access in an Urban Area: Rethinking the MDG Indicator: A Case Study in Ouagadougou’s Informal Settlements (Burkina Faso)Stéphanie Dos Santos, Institut de Recherche pour le Développement (IRD) and Institut Superieur des Sciences de la Population (ISSP) ; Abdramane Soura, Université de Ouagadougou ; François Ouédraogo, Université de Ouagadougou

  18. Socio-Spatial Mobility and Neighborhood Outcomes in America: Is the Opportunity Matrix Closing?William A. V. Clark, University of California, Los Angeles

  19. Quantifying the Effect of Infant Mortality on Prenatal and Obstetric Care Use in BangladeshHeide Jackson, University of Wisconsin-Madison

  20. Climate Change/Variability and Schistosomiasis Prevalence in the Ga District, GhanaReuben Tete Larbi, University of Ghana

  21. Who Is Overweight? Age, Sex and Body Weight among Mexican Origin Young PeopleMichelle Frisco, Pennsylvania State University ; Susana Sanchez, Pennsylvania State University

  22. Women’s Agency and Perception of Vulnerability: A Qualitative Analysis of Breastfeeding, Contraception and Food Insecurity in Burkina FasoKathryn Grace, University of Utah ; Amy Lerner, Princeton University ; Gabriel Sangali, Université de Ouagadougou

  23. Healthcare Selection of Older Migrants in Rural Communities: How Community Services and Attachment Effect Healthcare Bypass BehaviorScott R. Sanders, Brigham Young University ; Lance Erickson, Brigham Young University ; Vaughn R. A. Call, Brigham Young University ; Jacob S. Rugh, Brigham Young University

  24. Demographic Trends in Developing Countries: Convergence or Divergence Processes?Isabella Corazziari, Istituto Nazionale di Statistica (ISTAT) ; Giuseppe Gabrielli, Università degli Studi di Napoli Federico II ; Anna Paterno, Università degli Studi di Bari ; Silvana Salvini, Università di Firenze

  25. Migrant Remittances and Expenditure Patterns of Rural Households in Ethiopia: Evidence from Ethiopian Rural Household SurveySolomon M. Gofere, Ethiopian Economics Association

  26. Post-War Migration Flows and Disparities in Mortality from Age 50 on: The Case of Turin in ItalyVirginia Zarulli, Max Planck Odense Center

  27. Local, Multiscale Measures of Segregation: Neighborhood Change in Seattle 1990 to 2010Christopher S. Fowler, Pennsylvania State University

  28. Feminisation of Immigration in IndiaRabiul Ansary, Jawaharlal Nehru University ; Bhaswati Das, Jawaharlal Nehru University

  29. Acculturation and Health among New Immigrants in the United StatesNeveen Shafeek Amin, University of Texas at Austin

  30. Factors Affecting Diarrheal Disease in Urban Poor Communities in Accra, Ghana: Investigating the Effects of Risk Perception MeasuresMumuni Abu, University of Ghana

  31. The Impact of Internal Migration on Food Consumption Pattern: An Indian CaseAbha Gupta, Jawaharlal Nehru University ; Deepak Mishra, Jawaharlal Nehru University

  32. The Role of the Local Opportunity Structure on Intergenerational Neighborhood AttainmentJeremy Pais, University of Connecticut

  33. Health Differentials between Male Migrants and Non-Migrants Residing in MexicoKimberly Wilson, University of Texas

  34. People in Mumbai: Demography of the MegacityAlka Dev, CUNY Institute for Demographic Research (CIDR)

  35. Effects of Women's Autonomy on Divorce: Evidence from Rural MalawiKim Deslandes, Université de Montréal

  36. Internal Migration on Both Sides: Sociodemographic Characteristics of Internal Migration of Latin Americans in Their Countries of Birth and SpainDoris Cristina Quintero Lesmes, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona ; Joaquin Recaño Valverde, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona

  37. Father's Labor Migration and Leaving the Parental Home in Rural MozambiqueSophia Chae, Arizona State University

  38. The Regional Concentration and Connectedness of Indonesia's Inter-Provincial Migration Flows, 1971-2010Hasnani Rangkuti, Australian National University

  39. Understanding Social Remittances and the Pathways of Transfer of It: Insight from Kerala Migration Survey, IndiaSandhya Rani Mahapatro, Institute for Social and Economic Change ; Ajay Bailey, University of Groningen ; K. S. James, Institute for Social and Economic Change ; Inge Hutter, University of Groningen

  40. Intra-Household Bargaining and MigrationYu-hsuan Su, University of Washington

  41. Social Embeddedness in a Harmonized Europe: European Bi-National Couples in Belgium and the NetherlandsSuzana M. Koelet, Vrije Universiteit Brussel

  42. Impact of Tertiary Education Performances and Other Institutional Factors on International Student Mobility: The Case of Sub-Saharan AfricaRabelais Nkounawa, Université Catholique de Louvain ; Philippe Bocquier, Université Catholique de Louvain

  43. Dimensions and Determinants of Immigrant Integration: The Role of Origin and SettlementEleonora Mussino, Stockholm University ; Salvatore Strozza, Università degli Studi di Napoli Federico II ; Laura Terzera, Università degli Studi di Milano - Bicocca

  44. Women’s Autonomy within Household and School Participation in IndiaDhiman Das, National University of Singapore

  45. Does Cohort Size Matter to Residential Mobility? The Case of Barcelona's Central CityAntonio López-Gay, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona ; Juan Antonio Módenes, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona ; Clara H. Mulder, University of Groningen

  46. An Exploratory Spatial Study of Urban In-Migration and Dengue in IndonesiaBeatrice Abiero, Pennsylvania State University

  47. Migrations and the Emergence of a New Ibero-American Transnational SpaceEnrique Ortega, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona ; Andreu Domingo, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona ; Albert Sabater, University of St Andrews

  48. Mother Tongue, Host Country Income and Return Migration: A Study Using Merged Cross-Country Register DataKirk A. Scott, Lund University ; Jan M. Saarela, University of Helsinki and Åbo Akademi University

  49. Methods and Research on Estimating Foreign-Born ImmigrationEric B. Jensen, U.S. Census Bureau ; Anthony Knapp, U.S. Census Bureau

  50. What’s up with Barcelona? Residential Segregation, Increasing Population Diversity and Living Conditions InequalitiesJuan Galeano, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona ; Andreu Domingo, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona ; Albert Sabater, University of St Andrews

  51. Immigration and the Evolution of Gentrification in U.S. CitiesJackelyn I. Hwang, Harvard University

  52. Comparison between the Demographic Composition of Matched IRS Exemptions and 2010 Census Household Population CountsJoseph Bowman, U.S. Census Bureau ; Esther R. Miller, U.S. Census Bureau

  53. Does Mother’s Schooling Matter Most? Parental Resources at Marriage and Child Schooling Outcomes in Rural BangladeshJulia Behrman, New York University (NYU)

  54. Revisiting the Residual Method: Using the American Community Survey to Estimate Foreign-Born EmigrationMark A. Leach, U.S. Census Bureau ; Eric B. Jensen, U.S. Census Bureau

  55. Alternative Method for Projecting Foreign-Born EmigrationDavid M. Armstrong, U.S. Census Bureau ; Mark A. Leach, U.S. Census Bureau

  56. Cohort-Based Evaluation of the Vintage 2010 Population Estimates: The Role of International Migration: 2000 To 2010Melissa Scopilliti, U.S. Census Bureau ; Ben Bolender, U.S. Census Bureau ; Anthony Knapp, U.S. Census Bureau

  57. Public Transportation and Destination Preferences of Hispanic ImmigrantsJamie Boydstun, Mississippi State University ; Maggie Bohm, Texas Woman's University ; Guangqing Chi, Mississippi State University

  58. Spatial Methods for Quantifying Crime Displacement after a Hot-Spot InterventionTimothy Thomas, University of Washington

  59. Happy Newcomers in an Old Country? A Life Course Analysis of the Subjective Well-Being of First Generation Migrants in GermanyHilke Brockmann, Jacobs University Bremen

  60. Father’s Migration and Health of Children Left-behind in Rural MozambiqueLuciana Luz, Arizona State University

  61. Terra Populus: Integrated Data on Population and the EnvironmentMatthew Sobek, University of Minnesota ; Tracy Kugler, University of Minnesota ; David Van Riper, University of Minnesota

  62. New Population Projection of Saudi ArabiaMehtab S. Karim, George Mason University ; Sadeem Alhosain, King Abdullah Petroleum Studies and Research Centre

  63. Trans-Border Migration from Bangladesh: An Understanding of the Role of Social Networks in the Choice of Destination of Illegal Bangladeshi Migrants in West Bengal, IndiaMd Selim Reja, Jawaharlal Nehru University ; Tarun Prakash Meena, Jawaharlal Nehru University

  64. National Origin Differences in Residential Segregation of Asian Americans: Trends from 1970 to 2010Weiwei Zhang, Brown University

  65. The Fruits of the “Dot Com”: the Migration and Integration Processes of Colombian and Puerto Rican Software Engineers in the United StatesLina Rincon, University at Albany, State University of New York (SUNY)

  66. Household Assets and Agricultural Transition in Chitwan, NepalSeung Yong Han, Arizona State University

  67. Race/Ethnic Disparities in Adult Mortality: Mexican Immigrant's Selectivity and AcculturationDaesung Choi, University of Texas at San Antonio ; Gabriela Sanchez-Soto, University of Texas at San Antonio

  68. Following in the Footsteps of Others? A Life-Course Perspective on Mobility Trajectories and Migrant Networks among Senegalese MigrantsSorana Toma, University of Oxford ; Eleonora Castagnone, Forum Internazionale ed Europeo di Ricerche sull’Immigrazione (FIERI)

  69. The Indirect Estimation of International Migration Flows by Age and GenderRaphael Nawrotzki, University of Colorado at Boulder ; Leiwen Jiang, National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)

  70. Trust: The Secret to Happiness? Exploring Social Capital and Subjective Well-Being among ImmigrantsBrittney Wagner, Queens College, City University of New York (CUNY)

  71. Down Comes the Mountain: Coal Mining and Health in Central Appalachia from 2000 to 2010James K. Pugh, University of Louisville

  72. Differences in the Availability and Utilization of Employer-Sponsored Health Benefits by Documentation Status among Farmworkers in the United StatesRyan S. Klein, University of Minnesota ; Jessie Kemmick Pintor, University of Minnesota

  73. Residential Attainments and Segregation in Los Angeles: Applying New Methods to Connect the Micro and the MacroAmber Fox, Texas A&M University ; Mark Fossett, Texas A&M University

  74. Describing Patterns in Neighborhood Transitions by Age, Marital Status and the Presence of Children, 1970 – 2010John W Sullivan, University of California, Los Angeles

  75. Sooner, Later or Never? Patterns of Naturalization of the U.S. Immigrants, 1980-2010Zoya Gubernskaya, University at Albany, State University of New York (SUNY) ; Daniela Pila, University at Albany, State University of New York (SUNY)

  76. Does a Neighborhood’s Neighbors Matter? Spatial Lag Effects on Urban Neighborhood Economic Mobility or StabilityClaudia Solari, Abt Associates

  77. Migration and Networks: Unpacking the Processes of Migrant Social Capital DiffusionWalker Frahm, University of Washington ; Sara Curran, University of Washington

  78. Solar PV for Rural Electricity: A Misplaced Emphasis for Mitigating Climate ChangeHippu Salk Kristle Nathan, National Institute of Advanced Studies

  79. How Do Demographic Factors Influence Environmental Attitudes?Gabriel Movsesyan, CUNY Institute for Demographic Research (CIDR)

  80. Estimating the Population of Military Counties in the United States, 2000-2020Alexa Jones-Puthoff, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) ; Irene Dokko, U.S. Census Bureau

  81. Understanding Education’s Influence on Migration of Women in South Asia by Disentangling Premarital and Marital Migration: A Case Study of NepalInku Subedi, Brown University