Journal Articles - Publications


Ghimire, Dirgha J., and William G. Axinn. 2013. "Marital Processes, Arranged Marriage, and Contraception to Limit Fertility." Demography 50:1663-1686. DOI. PMC3786027.

Ghimire, Dirgha J., Stephanie A. Chardoul, Ronald Kessler, William G. Axinn, and Bishnu Adhikari. 2013. "Modifying and Validating the Composite International Diagnostic Interview (CIDI) for Use in Nepal." International Journal for Methods in Psychiatric Research 22(1):71-81. DOI. PMC3610833.

Jennings, Elyse A., and Jennifer S. Barber. 2013. "The Influence of Neighbors' Family Size Preference on Progression to High Parity Births in Rural Nepal." Studies in Family Planning 44(1):67-84. DOI. PMC3621985.

Ji, Yingchun. 2013. "Negotiating Marriage and Schooling Nepalese Women's Transition to Adulthood." The ANNALS of the American Academy of Political and Social Science 646(1):194-213. DOI.

Piotrowski, Martin. 2013. "Mass Media and Rural Out-Migration in the Context of Social Change: Evidence from Nepal." International Migration 51(3):169-193. DOI. PMC3724225.

Piotrowski, Martin, Dirgha J. Ghimire, and Ronald R. Rindfuss. 2013. "Farming Systems and Rural Out-Migration in Nang Rong, Thailand and Chitwan Valley, Nepal." Rural Sociology 78(1):75-108. DOI. PMC3963478.

Williams, Nathalie E. 2013. "How Community Organizations Moderate the Effect of Armed Conflict on Migration in Nepal." Population Studies 67(3):353-369. DOI. PMC3674115.

Barber, Jennifer S., Ann E. Biddlecom, and William G. Axinn. 2003. "Neighborhood Social Change and Perception of Environmental Degradation." Population and Environment 25(2):77-108. DOI.

Allendorf, Keera and Dirgha J. Ghimire. 2013. “Determinants of Marital Quality in an Arranged Marriage Society.” Social Science Research 42(1):59-70. PMCID: PMC3711098.

Bhandari, Prem and Dirgha J. Ghimire. 2013. “Rural Agricultural Change and Fertility Transition in Nepal.” Rural Sociology 78(2):229-252. PMCID: PMC3667159.

Binstock, Georgina, Arland Thornton, Mohammad J. Abbasi-Shavazi, Dirgha Ghimire, Yu Xie, and Kathryn M. Yount. 2013. “Influences on the Knowledge and Beliefs of Ordinary People about Developmental Hierarchies.” International Journal of Comparative Sociology 54(4):325-344. PMCID: PMC3952150.

Ghimire, Dirgha J. and William G. Axinn. 2013. “Marital Processes, Arranged Marriage, and Contraception to Limit Fertility.” Demography 50(5):1663-1686. PMCID: PMC3786027.


Axinn, William G., Dirgha J. Ghimire, and Nathalie E. Williams. 2012. "Collecting Survey Data During Armed Conflict." Journal of Official Statistics 28(2):153-171. [Full Text] PMC3571111.

Brauner-Otto, Sarah R. 2012. "Schools, Their Spatial Distribution and Characteristics, and Fertility Limitation." Rural Sociology 77(3):321-354. DOI. PMC3498490.

Carter, Neil H., Binoj K. Shrestha, Jhamak B. Karki, Narendra Man Babu Pradhan, and Jianguo Liu. 2012. "Coexistence between Wildlife and Humans at Fine Spatial Scales." Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 109(38):15360-15365. DOI. PMC3458348.