Recent Publications and News
Evaluation of the Cancer Transition Theory in the US, Select European Nations, and Japan by Investigating Mortality of Infectious- and Noninfectious-Related Cancers, 1950-2018

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Gersten, O., & Barbieri, M. (2021). Evaluation of the Cancer Transition Theory in the US, Select European Nations, and Japan by Investigating Mortality of Infectious- and Noninfectious-Related Cancers, 1950-2018JAMA Network Open, 4(4):e215322. doi:10.1001/jamanetworkopen.2021.5322.

Vaccinating the oldest against COVID-19 saves both the most lives and most years of life

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Goldstein, J. R., Cassidy, T., & Wachter, K. W. (2021). Vaccinating the oldest against COVID-19 saves both the most lives and most years of life. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences118(11).

Megacities as drivers of national outbreaks: The 2017 chikungunya outbreak in Dhaka, Bangladesh

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Mahmud, A. S., Kabir, M. I., Engø-Monsen, K., Tahmina, S., Riaz, B. K., Hossain, M. A., ... & Buckee, C. O. (2021). Megacities as drivers of national outbreaks: The 2017 chikungunya outbreak in Dhaka, Bangladesh. PLoS neglected tropical diseases15(2), e0009106.

Quantifying population contact patterns in the United States during the COVID-19 pandemic

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Feehan, D. M., & Mahmud, A. S. (2021). Quantifying population contact patterns in the United States during the COVID-19 pandemic. Nature communications12(1), 1-9.

In the News: The Coronavirus Has Claimed 2.5 Million Years of Potential Life in the U.S., Study Finds

Ayesha Mahmud has contributed to an important story in the New York Times on the impacts of the Coronavirus.

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The Structure and Determinants of Intergenerational Support Exchange Flows in an Eastern European Setting

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Bó, B., Zimmer, Z., & Rada, C. (2020). The Structure and Determinants of Intergenerational Support Exchange Flows in an Eastern European Setting. Research on Aging1(10).

Direct and Moderating Causal Effects of Network Support on Sleep Quality: Findings From the UC Berkeley Social Network Study

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Child, S., Ruppel, E. H., Zhong, M., & Lawton, L. (2020). Direct and Moderating Causal Effects of Network Support on Sleep Quality: Findings From the UC Berkeley Social Network Study. Annals of Behavioral Medicine.

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Child, S. & Lawton, L. E. (2020). Personal networks and associations with psychological distress among young and older adults. Social Science & Medicine246, p.112714.

Demographic perspectives on the mortality of COVID-19 and other epidemics

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Goldstein, J. R. & Lee, R. D. (2020). Demographic perspectives on the mortality of COVID-19 and other epidemics. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences117 (36), 22035-22041.

Mothers' and Fathers' Well‐Being: Does the Gender Composition of Children Matter?

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Negraia, D. V., Yavorsky, J. E., & Dukhovnov, D. (2020). Mothers' and Fathers' Well‐Being: Does the Gender Composition of Children Matter? Journal of Marriage and Family.

Structure versus Agency: A Cross-National Examination of Discrimination and the Internalization of Negative Stereotypes

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Bó, B. (2019). Structure versus Agency: A Cross-National Examination of Discrimination and the Internalization of Negative Stereotypes." European Societies, 6(1).

Assessing public awareness and use of medical abortion via mobile phone survey in India

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Broussard, K., Hathi, P. Coffey, D. (2019). Assessing public awareness and use of medical abortion via mobile phone survey in India. Contraception100(6).

Transfers of informal care time in the United States: the role of demographic differentials in intergenerational flows by age, sex, and racial and national background

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Dukhovnov, D., & Zagheni, E. (2019). Transfers of informal care time in the United States: the role of demographic differentials in intergenerational flows by age, sex, and racial and national background. Vienna Yearbook of Population Research17, 163-197.

Using an Online Sample to Estimate the Size of an Offline Population

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Feehan, D. M., & Cobb, C. (2019). Using an online sample to estimate the size of an offline population. Demography56(6), 2377-2392.

Mortality forecasts and linear life expectancy trends

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Lee, R. (2019). Mortality forecasts and linear life expectancy trends. In Old and New Perspectives on Mortality Forecasting (pp. 167-183). Springer, Cham.

Placing Racial Classification in Context

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Pickett, R. E., Saperstein, A., & Penner, A. M. (2019). Placing Racial Classification in Context. Socius5, 2378023119851016.

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