EJS/All-UC Group Conference

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When

May 20, 2010 12:00 PM to
May 21, 2010 04:00 PM

Where

Founders Room, Alumni Center

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752-5570

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Joint Economy, Justice and Society/ All-UC Group in Economic History Conference

"Economic and Social Mobility: Historical and Contemporary"

May 20-21, 2010

Founders Room, Buehler Alumni and Visitors Center

Aggie Inn

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Conference Papers:

"Europe's tired, Poor, Huddled Masses: Self-Selection and Economic Outcomes in the Age of Mass Migration"

Ran Abramitzky (Stanford), Leah Boustan (UCLA) and Katherine Eriksson (UCLA)

"Intergenerational Mobility in Britain, France and the U.S. Since 1850"

Joseph Ferrie (Northwestern University and NBER)

"The Intersection of Economic, Social and Cultural Capital: How Family Socioeconomic Status is Moderated by Family Structure for Children's Education through Parenting Behaviors"

Molly Martin (Pennsylvania State University)

"Intergenerational Mobility and Institutional Change in 20th Century China"

Yuyu Chen (Peking University), Suresh Naidu (Harvard) and Noam Yuchtman (Harvard)

"Gender and Intergenerational Mobility: Using Health Outcomes to Compare Intergenerational Mobility Across Gender and Over Time"

John Parman (UC Davis)

"The Intergenerational Transmission of Smoking and Schooling"

Vida Maralani and Douglas McKee (Yale)

"Black-White Differences in Intergenerational Economic Mobility in the US"

Bhashkar Mazumder (Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago

"Regression to Mediocrity? Surnames and Social Mobility in England, 1200-2009"

Gregory Clark (UC Davis)

Conference Abstracts:

"The Intersection of Economic, Social and Cultural Capital: How Family Socioeconomic Status is Moderated by Family Structure for Children's Education"

Molly Martin (Pennsylvania State University)

"Economic Outcomes and Self-Selection in the Age of Mass Migration: A Micro Approach"

Ran Abramitzky (Stanford), Leah Boustan (UCLA) and Katherine Eriksson (UCLA)

"Gender Roll Attitudes and Women's Labor Market Participation: Opting-Out, AIDS, and the Persistent Appeal of Housewifery"

Nicole M. Fortin (University of British Columbia)

"Determinants of Educational Attainment in China: Continuity and Change over the Past 60 Years"

Donald J. Treiman (UCLA)

"The Intergenerational Transmission of Smoking and Schooling"

Vida Maralani and Doug McKee (Yale)

"Black and White Differences in Intergenerational Economic Mobility in the US"

Bhashkar Mazumder (Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago)

"Intergenerational Mobility in Britain, France, and the U.S. since 1850"

Joseph P. Ferrie (Northwestern University_

"Intergenerational Correlations in Health Over the Twentieth Century"

John Parman (UC Davis)

"Who's on the Bus? The Role of Schools as a Vehicle to Intergenerational Mobility"

Rucker C. Johnson (UC Berkeley)

"Institutional Change and Social Mobility in Twentieth Century China"

Suresh Naidu (Santa Fe Institute)

"Son Preference and the Persistence of Culture: Evidence from Asian Immigrants to Canada"

Douglas Almond (Columbia University)

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University of California, Davis
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Davis, CA 95616

 
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