The Hopkins Population Center (HPC), established in 1971 with a mandate to stimulate and facilitate interdisciplinary population research throughout the Johns Hopkins University, is unique among NICHD-funded centers.
From its inception, the vision underlying the HPC has been the highest quality research, resulting from interactions among population researchers from diverse disciplinary backgrounds, aided by state-of-the-art research infrastructure.
- Poverty and Inequality
- Sexual and Reproductive Health
- Transition to Adulthood and Family Demography
- Agent-Based Computational Demography
- Genetic and Epigenetic Processes and the Social Environment
Economist Charles Manski will be giving this year's Ely lectures in Economics on "Public Policy in an Uncertain World" (see attached flyer). This talk promises to be of particular interest to HPC Associates.
The talk is based on his recent book: http://www.hup.harvard.edu/catalog.php?recid=32018
The blurb describes it as follows:Mon, 10 Feb 2014 16:30:50 +0000http://infosuite.welch.jhmi.edu/PopCenter/blogs/public-policy-uncertain-world-ely-lectures-charles-manski
Wed, 29 Jan 2014 16:43:51 +0000http://infosuite.welch.jhmi.edu/PopCenter/blogs/recent-us-divorce-rate-trend-has-faint-echo-depression-era-pattern
Combination implementation for HIV prevention: moving from clinical trial evidence to population-level effectsCombination implementation for HIV prevention: moving from clinical trial evidence to population-level effects. The Lancet Infectious Diseases. 2013;13:65-76..YESWed, 20 Feb 2013 02:48:52 +0000https://infosuite.welch.jhmi.edu/PopCenter/publications/combination-implementation-hiv-prevention-moving-clinical-trial-evidence-population
Goode's World Revolution and Family Patterns: A Reconsideration at Fifty Years. Population and Development Review. 2012;38:577-607..YESWed, 20 Feb 2013 02:52:03 +0000https://infosuite.welch.jhmi.edu/PopCenter/publications/goodes-world-revolution-and-family-patterns-reconsideration-fifty-years
Sex trafficking, sex work, and violence: Evidence for a new era. International Journal of Gynaecology and Obstetrics: The Official Organ of the International Federation of Gynaecology and Obstetrics. 2013;120:113-4..YESWed, 20 Feb 2013 02:57:14 +0000https://infosuite.welch.jhmi.edu/PopCenter/publications/sex-trafficking-sex-work-and-violence-evidence-new-era
The Childhood Sexual Abuse Among Youth in Three Asian Cities: Taipei, Shanghai, and Hanoi. Asia-Pacific Journal of Public Health. 2013..YESWed, 20 Feb 2013 02:48:02 +0000https://infosuite.welch.jhmi.edu/PopCenter/publications/childhood-sexual-abuse-among-youth-three-asian-cities-taipei-shanghai-and-hanoi
Trends in the transitory variance of male earnings methods and evidence. Journal of Human Resources. 2012;47:204-236..YESWed, 20 Feb 2013 02:58:18 +0000https://infosuite.welch.jhmi.edu/PopCenter/publications/trends-transitory-variance-male-earnings-methods-and-evidence