April 27, 2017

CSSRR Sociology–April 27, 2017

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Demographic Research Articles:

A. “The convergence of second-generation immigrants’ fertility patterns in France: The role of sociocultural distance between parents’ and host country,” by Ariane Pailhe (Vol. 36, Article 45, April 2017, .pdf format, p. 1361-1398).


B. “Spatial modelling of rural infant mortality and occupation in nineteenth-century Britain,” by Paul Atkinson, Brian Francis, Ian Gregory, and Catherine Porter (Vol. 36, Article 44, April 2017, .pdf format, p. 1337-1360).


CSSRR Sociology–April 27, 2017

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Table of Contents: Check your library for print/electronic availability.

Journal of Adult Development (Vol. 24, No. 2, June 2017).


Journal of Population Economics (Vol. 30, No. 3, July 2017).


Journal of Social Work (Vol. 17, No. 3, May 2017).


Public Opinion Quarterly (Vol. 81, Suppl. 1, 2017).


Urban Affairs Review (Vol. 53, No. 3, May 2017).


CSSRR Health/Sociology–April 27, 2017

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US Government Accountability Office Reports:

A. “Pediatric Trauma Centers: Availability, Outcomes, and Federal Support Related to Pediatric Trauma Care,” (GAO-17-334, March 2017, .pdf format, 39p.).


B. “K-12 Education: Education Needs to Improve Oversight of Its 21st Century Program,” (GAO-17-400, April 2017, .pdf format, 51p.).


CSSRR Economics–April 27, 2017

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Science Article Abstract: “The fading American dream: Trends in absolute income mobility since 1940,” by Raj Chetty, David Grusky, Maximilian Hell, Nathaniel Hendren, Robert Manduca, and Jimmy Narang (Vol. 356, No. 6336, April 28, 2017, p. 398-406).


CSSRR Economics–April 27, 2017

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Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis (Missouri) Periodical: Economic Indicators, March 2017 (April 2017, .pdf format, 38p.).


CSSRR Economics–April 27, 2017

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Office for National Statistics Statistical Bulletin: “Small area model-based households in poverty estimates, England and Wales: financial year ending 2014,” (April 2017, .pdf and HTML format, 15p.).


CSSRR Economics–April 27, 2017

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Asian Development Bank Institute: ADB has recently released the following working papers:


NEW: No. 730 “Does Providing Informal Elderly Care Hasten Retirement? Evidence From Japan,” by Yoko Niimi.

No. 729 “Does Fiscal Decentralization Help Indonesia Avoid the Middle-Income Trap?” by Darius Tirtosuharto.

No. 728 “Growth Empirics: Structural Transformation and Sectoral Interdependencies of Sri Lanka,” by S. P. Jayasooriya.

No. 727 “Why Do Migrant Households Consume So Little?” by Xiaofen Chen.

No. 726 “Impacts of Rural Dual Economic Transformation on The Inverted-U Curve of Rural Income Inequality: An Empirical Study of Tianjin and Shandong Provinces in the People’s Republic of China,” by Chen Zongsheng, Wu Ting, and Kang Jian.

No. 725 “The Nutrition Transition and the Intra-Household Double Burden of Malnutrition in India,” by Archana Dang and J. V. Meenakshi.


Bank for International Settlements Working Papers:


NEW: No. 631 “Arbitrage costs and the persistent non-zero CDS-bond basis: Evidence from intraday euro area sovereign debt markets,” by Jacob Gyntelberg, Peter Hördahl, Kristyna Ters and Jorg Urban.

No. 630 “How post-crisis regulation has affected bank CEO compensation,” by Vittoria Cerasi, Sebastian M Deininger, Leonardo Gambacorta and Tommaso Oliviero.

No. 629 “The beneficial aspect of FX volatility for market liquidity,” by Jakree Koosakul and Ilhyock Shim.

No. 628 “Is monetary policy less effective when interest rates are persistently low?” by Claudio Borio and Boris Hofmann.


Levy Economics Institute (Bard College) Working Paper: “Gender, Socioeconomic Status, and Time Use of Married and Cohabiting Parents during the Great Recession,” by Ebru Kongar and Mark Price (Working Paper No. 888, April 2017, .pdf format, 46p.). Note: Links to the abstract and the full text of the paper available at:



United Nations:

Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific Working Paper: “What’s Gender Got to Do with Firm Productivity? Evidence from Firm Level Data in Asia,” by Steve Loris Gui-Diby, S. Selsah Pasali and Diana Rodriguez-Wong (WP/17/01, February 2017, .pdf format, 37p.). Note: Links to the abstract and the full text of the paper available at:


CSSRR Economics–April 27, 2017

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District 2: Federal Reserve Bank of New York (New York):


NEW: No. 811 “How Does For-Profit College Attendance Affect Student Loans, Defaults, and Earnings?” by Luis Armona, Rajashri Chakrabarti, and Michael Lovenheim.


District 8: Federal Reserve Bank of St. Louis (Missouri):


NEW: Working Paper 2017-012A “Estimation of the discontinuous leverage effect: Evidence from the NASDAQ order book,” by Markus Bibinger, Christopher J. Neely, and Lars Winkelmann.


District 9: Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis (Minnesota):

Staff Reports:


NEW: Staff Report 548 “Macroeconomic Effects of Medicare,” by Juan Carlos Conesa, Daniela Costa, Parisa Kamali, Timothy J. Kehoe, Vegard Nygard, Gajendran Raveendranathan, and Akshar Saxena.


District 11: Federal Reserve Bank of Dallas (Texas):

Globalization Institute Working Papers:


NEW: No. 312 “(A)symmetric Information Bubbles: Experimental Evidence,” by Yasushi Asako, Yukihiko Funaki, Kozo Ueda, and Nobuyuki Uto.

No. 311 “Global Commodity Prices and Global Stock Volatility Shocks: Effects across Countries,” by Wensheng Kang, Ronald A. Ratti, and Joaquin Vespignani.

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