Fall 2017 Colloquium

The colloquium of the Population Studies Center of the University of Pennsylvania meets most Mondays from 12:00pm (noon) until 1:00pm in Room 103 in the McNeil Building (3718 Locust Walk) during the academic year. Sessions start and end promptly. Attendees are invited to bring and eat their lunch. There is also the possibility of having lunch with our colloquium speakers; please contact Dawn Ryan at psc_staffcolloquium@mailman.ssc.upenn.edu if you are interested in joining the speaker for lunch. If you are interested in speaking at one of our colloquium sessions, please contact Herbert L. Smith at hsmith@pop.upenn.edu. Population Studies Center events may be photographed and/or video recorded for educational and promotional use.

September 2017

September 11, 2017 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Thirty-Five Years Later: Long-Term Effects of a Child Health and Family Planning Program in the Context of Widespread Outmigration
Randall Kuhn Associate Professor - UCLA Fielding School of Public Health, Department of Community Health Sciences
103 McNeil
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September 18, 2017 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Jesús Fernández-Villaverde Director of Graduate Studies, Economics / Professor of Economics - University of Pennsylvania, Department of Economics
103 McNeil
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September 25, 2017 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Unequal Families, Unequal Effects: How Parental Divorce Differentially Impacts Children’s Educational Attainment
Jennie E. Brand Professor, Department of Sociology - UCLA Social Sciences Division
103 McNeil
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October 2017

October 2, 2017 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Whiteness as Property: The Quantitative Case for Critical Race Theory in Medicine
Kevin Ahmaad Jenkins Vice Provost's Postdoctoral Fellow (LDI Fellow) - University of Pennsylvania, School of Social Policy & Practice
103 McNeil
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October 9, 2017 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
The Citizenship Advantage: Immigration Socioeconomic Attainment across Generations in the Age of Mass Migration
Peter Catron Postdoctoral Fellow - University of Pennsylvania
103 McNeil
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October 16, 2017 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
The Impact of Immigration Policies on Local Enforcement, Crime and Policing Efficiency
Alberto Ciancio Postdoctoral Fellow - University of Pennsylvania
103 McNeil
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October 23, 2017 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Title To Be Advised
Heather Schofield Assistant Professor, Department of Medical Ethics and Health Policy - University of Pennsylvania, Wharton School
103 McNeil
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October 30, 2017 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Black Deaths Matter: Race, Relationship Loss, and Effects on Survivors
Debra J. Umberson Professor, Department of Sociology - The University of Texas at Austin
103 McNeil
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November 2017

November 6, 2017 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Title To Be Advised
Speaker To Be Advised
103 McNeil
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November 13, 2017 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Structural Drivers of Carbon Emissions: new research on domestic inequality and time use
Juliet Schor Professor, Department of Sociology
103 McNeil
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November 20, 2017 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Betting the House: How Assets influence Marriage Selection, Marital Stability, and Child Investments
Corrine Low Assistant Professor of Business Economics and Public Policy - University of Pennsylvania, Wharton School
103 McNeil
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November 27, 2017 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Title To Be Advised
Speaker To Be Advised
103 McNeil
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December 2017

December 4, 2017 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Mother's Employment Patterns and Consequences for Adolescent Outcomes
Alexandra (Sasha) Killewald Professor of Sociology - Harvard University
103 McNeil
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December 11, 2017 - 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Title To Be Advised
Rebeca Wong P&S Kempner Distinguished Professor in Health Disparities - University of Texas, Sealy Center on Aging
103 McNeil
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