DemSem Schedules 2021-2022

Fall Schedule 2021

September 14, 2021: “Educational Gender Gaps,” Shelly Lundberg (UC Santa Barbara), virtual

September 21, 2021: “Mass Education and Women’s Autonomy: Evidence from Latin America,” Daniela Urbina (University of Oxford), virtual

September 28, 2021: “Connecting Demography and Epidemiology: Spatial Studies in New York, New Jersey and Boston,” Dustin Duncan (Columbia University), hybrid
Co-sponsored by the Center for Demography of Health and Aging

October 5, 2021: “Prediction in Social Science: A Tool to Study Inequality in Populations,” Ian Lundberg (UCLA), hybrid

October 12, 2021: “The Perils of Progress: Narratives of Racial Inequality & the Impacts of Teleology,” Jasmine Hill (UCLA), virtual

October 19, 2021: “Assisting Lower Income Enrollees in the Health Insurance Marketplace: The Impacts of Personalized Assistance and Email Nudges,” Rebecca Myerson (UW–Madison), hybrid
Co-sponsored by the Center for Demography of Health and Aging

October 26, 2021: “Aging and Cognition among Older Latinos in the United States: Current Knowledge and Future Directions,” Marc Garcia (Syracuse University), virtual
Co-sponsored by the Center for Demography of Health and Aging

November 2, 2021: “Coordinated Markets, School-to-Work Linkages, and Labor Market Outcomes in the European Union,” Thomas DiPrete (Columbia University), in person only

November 9, 2021: “Health Insurance for Whom? The ‘Spill-up’ Effects of Children’s Health Insurance on Mothers,” Sebastian Tello-Trillo (University of Virginia), in person only
Co-sponsored by the Center for Demography of Health and Aging

November 16, 2021: “Climate Migration Amplifies Population Aging in Origins and Population Growth in Destinations,” Mathew Hauer (Florida State University), virtual only
Co-sponsored by the Center for Demography of Health and Aging

November 23, 2021Week of Thanksgiving, no speaker

November 30, 2021: “Prenatal Opioid Exposure among Medicaid-Covered Births in Wisconsin: Prevalence, Patterns, and Birth Outcomes,” Lonnie Berger (UW–Madison), in person only

December 7, 2021: “More than Rocks and Stone: Confederate Monuments, Memory Movements, and Race,” Heather O’Connell (Louisiana State University), virtual only

December 14, 2021: Symposium on COVID-19 research, virtual only