Quantitative Social Science Seminar

Quantitative Social Science Seminar(Spring 2012)

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May 25
14:30
Rm 3311
(Lifts 17-18)
Familial Effect on Child Poverty in Hong Kong Immigrant Families

Kee-Lee Chou
Department of Social Work and Social Administration, University of Hong Kong
April 30
14:30
Rm 4483
(Lifts 25-26)
Motivation and Triumphant Transition: Children of Chinese Immigrants in Hong Kong, 1991-2006

Zhuoni Zhang
Division of Social Science, HKUST
March 9
14:30
Rm 3584
(Lifts 27-28)
The Effect of Local Homicide Exposure on Birth Outcomes in Mexico

Florencia Torche
Department of Sociology, New York University
February 7
15:00
Rm 3401
(Lifts 17-18)
Gaps in the 2010 Measles SIA Coverage among Migrant Children in Beijing

Xiaojiang Hu
School of Social Development and Public Policy, Beijing Normal University

Quantitative Social Science Seminar(Fall 2011)

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December 9
14:30
Room 3588
The Universal Provision of Primary Education: Who Benefits?

Dongshu Ou
Department of Educational Administration and Policy, CUHK
December 2
14:30
Room 3588
(Lifts 27-28)
Savings, investments, debts and psychological well-being in married and cohabiting couples

Man-yee Kan
Department of Sociology, University of Oxford
November 11
14:30
Room 3588
(Lifts 27-28)
Tax-for-fee Reform as Exogenous Stocks: The Slowdown of Rural Migration in Chinese Villages, 1998-2002

Bingdao Zheng
Division of Social Science, HKUST

Quantitative Social Science Seminar(Spring 2011)

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May 27
14:30
Room 3315
(Lifts 17-18)
Skill, Health and Selectivity Disparity Across Migration Streams and the Life Course: The Case of Internal Migration in China

Yuying Tong
Department of Sociology, CUHK
May 13
14:30
Room 3311
(Lifts 17-18)
Earnings of Married Women in Hong Kong in 1996 and 2006: Labor Force Participation, Domestic Helper, and College Premium

Hongbo Wang and Raymond Sin-kwok Wong
Division of Social Science, HKUST
May 5
14:30
Room 3362
(Lifts 13-15)
The Effects of Development on Crime Trends: The Case of China, 1981-2009

Sara Hua Zhong
Department of Sociology, CUHK
April 15
14:30
Room 3412
(Lifts 17-18)
Back to the Future: Higher Education Policy and Trends in Hong Kong Opportunity Structure since 1971

David Post
Department of Education Policy, Penn State University
April 7
12:00
Room 3412
(Lifts 17-18)
When a Son is Born: The Impact of Fertility Patterns on Family Finance in Rural China

Welil Ding
Department of Economics, Queen’s University
April 1
16:00
Room 3362
(Lifts 13-15)
Effects of Social Capital on the Psychosocial Adjustment of Chinese Migrant Children

Qiaobing Wu
Department of Social Work, CUHK
March 25
14:30
Room 3402
(Lifts 17-18)
Spatial Intelligence with Statistics, Census, and GIS Data

Shuming Bao
China Data Center, University of Michigan

Quantitative Social Science Seminar(Spring 2010)

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March 25
14:00
Intergenerational Exchange in the UK

Tak Wing CHAN
March 18
14:00
Government-induced Urbanization: Fiscal Incentives of Local Government in China

Han LI
March 12
14:00
Gender Inequality in Employment: China’s Urban Labor Markets in Transition, 1982-2005

Xiaogang WU & Song XI
March 11
14:00
The Tense Balance between Rights and the Common Good

Amitai ETZIONI

Quantitative Social Science Seminar(Fall 2009)

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Nov 25
14:00
Introduction to SAS Package II

Niantao JIANG
HKUST
Nov 11
14:00
Introduction to SAS Package I

Niantao JIANG
HKUST
Nov 4
14:00
Estimating the Impact of Segregation Policy on Marriage Mixing in China: Identification Base on Change-in-Changes

Li HAN
HKUST
Oct 7
14:00
Publishing in the China Journal

Andrew KIPNIS
Australian National University

Quantitative Social Science Seminar(Spring 2009)

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May 12
14:00
Income Inequality in Urban China, 1978-2005: A Decomposition Analysis

Wim JANSEN
Dept. of Methodology & Statistics / ICS, Utrecht University, the Netherlands

Xiaogang WU
HKUST
May 7
14:00
Paper Presentation Rehearsal for RC28 meeting in Beijing

Xi SONG & Zhuoni ZHANG
HKUST
April 22
14:00
如何向《社會學研究》投稿

張宛麗
中國社會科學院社會學所研究員
《社會學研究》雜誌編輯
April 22
14:00
Social Network, Social Evaluation and Health: An Exploratory Analysis of Network Status in Migrants and Local Residents in Shanghai

Lei JIN
Chinese University of Hong Kong
March 24
14:00
Social Science Disciplines and Area Studies: A Reflection by a China Scholar

Andrew WALDER
Stanford University
March 18
14:00
Doing Survey Research in Contemporary China

Donald TREIMAN
University of California, Los Angeles
March 6
14:00
Career Development and Professional Socialization: An Informal Dialogue with Yu XIE

Yu XIE, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Feb 25
14:00
Class Formation under Communist Transitions: One Policy, Two Chinas

James KUNG & Xiaogang WU, HKUST
Feb 11
14:00
Institutional Change and the Transformation of Class Structure: the Case of China (Job Talk Practice)

Thung-Hong LIN
HKUST

Quantitative Social Science Seminar(Fall 2008)

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Nov 20
14:00
Gender Differences in Self-employment in Urban China, 1978-1996

Forrest Q ZHANG
PhD. Yale University
Assistant Professor, Singapore Management School, Singapore
Nov 5
14:00
Asian Intermarriage, Ethnic Identity, and Perceived Social Standing

Juan CHEN
PhD. Michigan
Assistant Professor, HK Polytechnic University
Oct 29
14:00
Chinese Family Panel Studies (CFPS) Survey: Implementation and Experience

Yuzhao LIU
Ph.D. Peking University
Associate Professor, Shanghai University
Tin Ka-Ping Visiting Scholar, HKUST.
Oct 22
14:00
How to Write a xxx Research Paper?

Xiaogang WU
PhD. UCLA
Associate Professor, HKUST
Oct 8
14:00
Changing Distributions of Educational Achievement among Japanese and Korean Students

Hyunjoon PARK
PhD. Wisconsin
Assistant Professor, University of Pennsylvania, USA