May 11, 2017

CSSRR Sociology–May 11, 2017

Filed under: S. Other Reports, Articles,Sociology — admin @ 3:59 pm

Demographic Research Article: “Divorce and separation in the Philippines: Trends and correlates,” by Jeofrey Abalos (Vol. 36, Article 50, May 2017, .pdf format, p. 1515-1548).



University of Texas Population Research Center Research Brief: “Do Men and Women Both Enjoy a Wage Premium for Working in Finance?” by Ken-Hou Lin and Megan Tobias Neely (April 2017, .pdf and HTML format, 2p.).


CSSRR Health/Sociology–May 11, 2017

Filed under: H. Working Papers,Health,S. Working Papers,Sociology — admin @ 3:59 pm

Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research Working Papers:

A. “Family organisation and human capital inequalities in historic Europe: testing the association anew,” by Mikolaj Szoltysek, Radoslaw Poniat, Sebastian Klüsener, and Siegfried Gruber (WP-2017-012, May 2017, .pdf format, 40p.). Note: Links to the abstract and the full text of the paper available at:


B. “Urban and rural fertility transitions in the developing world: a cohort perspective,” by Mathias Lerch (WP-2017-011, May 2017, .pdf format, 26p.). Note: Links to the abstract and the full text of the paper available at:


C. “An ordinal measure of population health,” by Hector Pifarre i Arolas and Christian Dudel (WP-2017-010, May 2017, .pdf format, 27p.). Note: Links to
the abstract and the full text of the paper available at:


CSSRR Sociology–May 11, 2017

Filed under: S. NGO and Other Countries,Sociology — admin @ 3:48 pm


Central Statistics Office/An Phriomh-Oifig Staidrimh Statistical Release: “Census of Population 2016 – Profile 2 Population Distribution and Movements,” (May 2017, HTML and Excel format).




Office for National Statistics Statistical Bulletin: “Personal well-being and sexual identity in the UK: 2013 to 2015,” (May 2017, .pdf and HTML format, 7p.).



United Nations:

Department of Economic and Social Affairs Report: “Population and Vital Statistics Report: Statistical Papers Series A Vol. LXIX,” (2017, .pdf format, 23p.).


CSSRR Sociology–May 11, 2017

Filed under: S. Tables of Contents,Sociology — admin @ 3:47 pm

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

Journal of Marriage and Family (Vol. 79, No. 3, June 2017).


Social Problems (Vol. 64, No. 2, May 2017).


Social Science Journal (Vol. 54, No. 2, May 2017).


Vulnerable Children and Youth Studies (Vol. 12, No. 2, 2017).


CSSRR Economics/Health–May 11, 2017

Filed under: E. US Govt. Pub,Economics,H. US Govt. Pub,Health — admin @ 3:46 pm

National Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine Monograph: The Promise of Assistive Technology to Enhance Activity and Work Participation, edited by Alan M. Jette, Carol Mason Spicer, and Jennifer Lalitha Flaubert (National Academies Press, 2017, online and .pdf format, 446p.). Ordering information for a print copy is available at the site. Note: NAP requires free registration before providing a .pdf copy.


CSSRR Economics–May 11, 2017

Filed under: E. US Govt. Pub,Economics — admin @ 3:45 pm

US Bureau of Labor Statistics Article: “Tradable and nontradable inflation indexes: replicating New Zealand’s tradable indexes with BLS CPI data,” by Noah N. Johnson (Monthly Labor Review, May 2017, .pdf and HTML format, 25p.).


CSSRR Economics–May 11, 2017

Filed under: E. NGO and Other Countries,Economics — admin @ 3:44 pm


National Statistical Institute Report: “Main Macroeconomic Indicators 2015,” (April 2017, .pdf format, 207p.).



United Nations:

Economic and Social Commission for Asia and the Pacific Report: “Asia-Pacific Countries with Special Needs Development Report 2017,” (May 2017, .pdf format, 88p.).


CSSRR Economics–May 11, 2017

Filed under: E. Working Papers,Economics — admin @ 3:43 pm

Center for Economic Studies/Ifo Institute for Economic Research (CESifo) [Munich, Bavaria, Germany]: CESifo has recently released several new working papers:


The new papers are numbered 6457-6462.


European Central Bank:


NEW: No. 2058 “On the sources of business cycles: implications for DSGE models,” by Michal Andrle, Jan Bruha, and Serhat Solmaz.

No. 2057 “How to predict financial stress? An assessment of Markov switching models,” by Thibaut Duprey and Benjamin Klaus.

No. 2056 “Bid-to-cover and yield changes around public debt auctions in the euro area,” by Roel Beetsma, Massimo Giuliodori, Jesper Hanson, and Frank de Jong.

No. 2055 “Spillovers among sovereign debt markets: identification by absolute magnitude restrictions,” by Roberto A. De Santis and Srecko Zimic.

No. 2054 “Do stress tests matter? Evidence from the 2014 and 2016 stress tests,” by Oana-Maria Georgescu, Marco Gross, Daniel Kapp, and Christoffer Kok.

No. 2053 “Learning from prices: amplification and business fluctuations,” by Ryan Chahrour and Gaetano Gaballo.

No. 2052 “Flow effects of central bank asset purchases on euro area sovereign bond yields: evidence from a natural experiment,” by Roberto A. De Santis and Federic Holm-Hadulla.


International Monetary Fund: IMF has recently added new working papers. The papers are No. 17/104 to 17/115.



Luxembourg Income Study Working Papers: Note: Search on “Year” equal to “2017” and select “Series” (either ‘LWS working paper series’ or ‘LIS working paper series’).


NEW: LIS working paper No. 695 “Four levers of redistribution: The impact of tax and transfer systems on inequality reduction,” by Elvire Guillaud, Matthew Olckers, and Michael Zemmour.

LIS working paper No. 694 “Misperceptions of income distributions: Cross-country evidence from a randomized survey experiment,” by Elisabeth Bublitz.

LIS working paper No. 693 “Rethinking the risks of poverty: a framework for analyzing prevalences and penalties,” by David Brady, Ryan Finnigan, and Sabine Hubgen.


United Nations University, World Institute for Development Economics Research Working Papers: Note: Filter publications by checking “Working Papers” and selecting years as “2017”).


New papers: 112/2017 “Shadow prices for a small open economy under uncertainty – Which expected values are valid,” by Clive Bell.

111/2017 “Project appraisal – A revival is long overdue,” by Clive Bell.

110/2017 “Forced migration and attitudes towards domestic violence – Evidence from Turkey,” by Selim Gulesci.

109/2017 “Gender inequalities among adults and children in collective households,” by Lucia Mangiavacchi and Luca Piccoli.

108/2017 “Intra-household bargaining in poor countries,” by Jean-Marie Baland and Roberta Ziparo.

107/2017 “Defining high-growth firms in South Africa,” by Mulalo Mamburu.

106/2017 “Agribusinesses, smallholder tenure security, and plot-level investments – Evidence from rural Tanzania,” by Kacana Sipangule.

105/2017 “Gender identity and female labour supply in Brazil,” by Karen Codazzi, Valéria Pero, and André Sant’Anna.

104/2017 “Does migration affect education of girls and young women in Tajikistan?” by Kseniia Gatskova, Artjoms Ivlevs, and Barbara Dietz.

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