Fall 2015

 

SEPTEMBER 2015
Monica Grant Monica Grant, Sociology, University of Wisconsin-Madison "The Demographic Promise of Expanded Female Education? Trends in the Age at First Birth in Malawi"

Audio-visual recording not available.

Powerpoint

Sept. 16, 12-1 PM Leacock 429
  NO TALK     Sept. 23, 12-1 PM Leacock 429
Claudia Geist Claudia Geist, Sociology, University of Utah

"More or Less? The Earnings Gap  for Marriage and Cohabitation in Comparative Perspective”

Audio-visual recording not available. Sept. 30, 12-1 PM Leacock 429
October 2015
Jacob Bor Jacob Bor, International Health, Center for Global Health & Development, Boston University

"A social vaccine? HIV, fertility, and the non-pecuniary returns to schooling in Botswana"

Recording. Powerpoint pdf.

Paper. PAA 2015.

Oct. 7, 12-1 PM Leacock 429
Francis Dodoo Francis Dodoo, Sociology and Demography, Population Research Institute, Pennsylvania State University "Does bridewealth payment mitigate women's reproductive autonomy? Evidence from Ghana and Uganda" Audio-visual recording not available. ASR paper. Genus paper. FRIDAY Oct. 16, 12-1 PM Peterson Hall 310
Christopher Carpenter Christopher Carpenter, Economics, Vanderbilt University "The Minimum Legal Drinking Age and Morbidity in the US"

Audio-visual recording not available.

Powerpoint

Oct. 21, 12-1 PM Leacock 429
Jill Baumgartner Jill Baumgartner, Epidemiology, Institute for Helath and Social Policy, McGIll University "Interventions to mitigate the health and climate impacts of household air pollution" Audio-visual recording not available. Oct. 28, 12-1 PM Leacock 429
November 2015
Howard Ramos Howard Ramos, Sociology and Social Anthropology, Dalhousie University "What Accounts for Academic Outcomes of Canadian Racialized and Female University Faculty?" Presentation recording Nov. 4, 12-1 PM Leacock 429
Arjumand Siddiqi Arjumand Siddiqi, Epidemiology, Dalla Lana School of Public Health, University of Toronto

"Do socioeconomic ‘risks’  of individuals tell us (enough) about health equity realities of populations?"

Powerpoint presentation pdf

Presentation recording

Nov. 11, 12-1 PM Leacock 429
Elena Obukhova Elena Obukhova, Strategy and Organization, Desautels Faculty of Management, McGill University "Democratizing referrals: Market transition and labor market networks in China" Presentation recording not available. Nov. 18, 12-1 PM Leacock 429

POSTPONED TO WINTER 2016

Stéphane Moulin, Sociology, Université de Montréal     Nov. 25, 12-1 PM Leacock 429
December 2015
Lance Lochner Lance Lochner, Economics, Western University "The Importance of Financial Resources for Student Loan Repayment"

Powerpoint presentation pdf

Presentation recording

Dec. 2, 12-1 PM Leacock 429