Student Publications

Student Publications

Gracie Himmelstein

Association of Eviction With Adverse Birth Outcomes Among Women in Georgia, 2000 to 2016. JAMA Pediatrics. Published online March 01, 2021. doi:10.1001/jamapediatrics.2020.6550

Jordan Klein

Pascual-García, Alberto, Jordan Klein, Jennifer Villers, Eduard Campillo-Funollet, and Chamsy Sarkis. “Empowering the Crowd: Feasible Strategies to Minimize the Spread of COVID-19 in High-Density Informal Settlements.” MedRxiv, September 1, 2020, 2020.08.26.20181990.

Emily Miller

Miller, E. (2020). Growing Up, Staying In, and Returning To, The ‘Hardest Place to Live’ in the United States. Russel Sage Foundation. New York, New York – Virtual due to COVID-19

Miller, E. (2020). Field Notes from a Demographer in Training. Scientific American. Observations. New York, New York.  Available At:    

Miller, E. (2019). In an Evangelical Hub Hometown Heroes Hold Up the Social Safety Net. American Communities Project: Washington DC, DC. Available at:

Hannah M. Postel

Deterring Emigration with Foreign Aid: An Overview of Evidence from Low-Income Countries (with Michael A. Clemens). Population and Development Review, 44(4): December 2018, pages 667-93;

Immigration Restrictions as Active Labor Market Policy: Evidence from the Mexican Bracero Exclusion (with Michael A. Clemens and Ethan G. Lewis). American Economic Review, 108(6): June 2018, pages 1468-87.

“Europe Is Making Its Migration Problem Worse. The Dangers of Aiding Autocrats” (2018 Foreign Affairs, with Loren Landau and Caroline Wanjiku Kihato);

"Trump is wrong. Norwegian immigrants are not better than Haitians for the US economy." (2018 CNBC commentary, with Cindy Huang).

Fumiya Uchikoshi

Raymo, James M., Fumiya Uchikoshi, and Shohei Yoda. 2021. “Marriage Intentions, Desires, and Pathways to Later and Less Marriage in Japan.” Demographic Research 44: 67-98 doi:;

Fujihara, Sho and Fumiya Uchikoshi. 2019. “Declining Association with Persistent Gender Asymmetric Structure: Patterns and Trends in Educational Assortative Marriage in Japan.” Research in Social Stratification and Mobility 60: 66-77 doi: 12.001;

Uchikoshi, Fumiya and Ryota Mugiyama. 2020. “Trends in Occupational Sex Segregation in Japan: A Decomposition Analysis of Census Data, 1980-2005.” Japanese Journal of Popula- tion Studies. 56: 9-23 doi:

Wanru Xiong

Xiong, Wanru. 2021. "Evidence of Son Preference in the Child Trafficking Market for Illegal Adoption in China". Journal of Human Trafficking.

Xiong, Wanru, Danan Gu, and Yi Zeng. 2020. "Single-age-specic Life Tables (ages 0-105) by Sex and Urban/Rural Areas Based on the Sixth National Population Census of China" in Studies on Influencing Factors of Healthy Aging and Effective Interventions in China, edited by Yi Zeng. Beijing: Science Press. (forthcoming)

Janet Xu

Xu, Janet, Aliya Saperstein, Ann Morning, and Sarah Iverson. Forthcoming. “Gender, Generation, and Multiracial Identification in the United States." Demography;

Abascal, Maria*, Janet Xu*, and Delia Baldassarri. Forthcoming. “People use both heterogeneity and minority representation to evaluate diversity." Science Advances *equal authorship, listed alphabetically              

Student Presentations

Matt Mleczko

Mleczko, Matthew. 2020. “Evaluating the State of Ethnoracial School Integration.” Paper presented at Annual Meeting of the Association for Public Policy Analysis & Management (APPAM), November 12, virtual.

Mleczko, Matthew and Matthew Desmond. 2020. “Using Natural Language Processing to Construct a National Zoning and Land Use Database.” Paper presented at Annual Meeting of the Association for Public Policy Analysis & Management (APPAM), November 13, virtual.

Emily Miller

Miller, E. (2020). Universal Pre-K Expansion and Household Expenditures: Child Wellbeing and  Maternal Employment. Poster Session. Association for Public Policy Analysis and Management. Washington, DC. – Virtual due to COVID-19      

Miller, E. (2020). Growing Up, Staying In, and Returning To, The ‘Hardest Place to Live’ in the United States. Russel Sage Foundation. New York, New York – Virtual due to COVID-19    

Miller, E. (2020). A Rural Restructuring?: Population Growth and Migration in the Non-Metropolitan Mountain West and Southern Appalachia. Flash Session. Population Association of America. Washington, DC. – Canceled due to COVID-19

Hannah M. Postel

A Chinese Ghetto? Immigrant Residential Segregation in 19th Century San Francisco (PAA 2019); Mobility Effects of Immigration Restriction: Evidence from Chinese Exclusion (SSHA 2019, PAA 2020 (cancelled))

Alejandro Schugurensky

School Choice and Racial Segregation in New York City’s Universal Pre-K Program. Presented at the American Sociological Association Annual Meeting, August 2020

Fumiya Uchikoshi

Uchikoshi, Fumiya. 2019. “Dissecting Educational Assortative Marriage in Japan: The Role of Institutional Changes in Higher Education.” 2019 ISA RC28 Summer Meeting at Princeton University, August 15.;

Chen, Manting and Fumiya Uchikoshi. “Becoming a Mother: Married Women’s Labor Market Conditions and Transitions to Motherhood in Japan” IUSSP International Conference on Family and Fertility, Dec 5.

Wanru Xiong

Xiong, Wanru and Jinyuan Qi. "Predicting Infant Health Using the U.S. Birth Data". Population Association of America, Washington, DC Apr.2020

Xiong, Wanru. "Skewed Sex Ratios and the Tracking of Women for Forced Marriage in China". Research Committee on Social Stratication and Mobility, Princeton Aug.2019

Xiong, Wanru. "Your Saddness, My Sorrow: Emotional Concordance within Married Couples". Population Association of America, Denver Apr.2018

Xiong, Wanru. "Prince and Cinderella: Sex Selection and Social Status". Population Association of America, Chicago Apr.2017