Journal Articles - Publications

2012

Thornton, Arland, Georgina Binstock, Kathryn M. Yount, Mohammad Jalal Abbasi-Shavazi, Dirgha J. Ghimire, and Yu Xie. 2012. "International Fertility Change: New Data and Insights from the Developmental Idealism Framework." Demography 49(2):677-698. DOI. PMC3328099.

Williams, Nathalie E., Dirgha J. Ghimire, William G. Axinn, Elyse A. Jennings, and Meeta S. Pradhan. 2012. "A Micro-Level Event-Centered Approach to Investigating Armed Conflict and Population Responses." Demography 49(4):1521-1546. DOI. PMC3495997.

Thornton, Arland, Georgina Binstock, Mohammad Jalal Abbasi-Shavazi, Dirgha Ghimire, Arjan Gjonca, Attila Melegh, Colter Mitchell, Mansoor Moaddel, Yu Xie, Li-shou Yang, Linda Young-DeMarco, and Kathryn M. Yount. 2012. “Knowledge and Beliefs about National Development and Developmental Hierarchies: the Viewpoints of Ordinary People in Thirteen Countries.” Social Science Research 41(5):1053-1068. PMCID: PMC3461177.

Gatny, Heather H., William G. Axinn, and Scott T. Yabiku. 2012. "Willingness to Participate in Research during Pregnancy: Race, Experience, and Motivation." Field Methods 24:135-154. DOI. PMC3393046..

Wagner, James, Brady T. West, Nicole Kirgis, James Lepkowski, William G. Axinn, and Shonda Kruger Ndiaye. 2012. "Use of Paradata in a Responsive Design Framework to Manage a Field Data Collection." Journal of Official Statistics 28(4):477–499. [Full Text] ..

2011

Axinn, William G., Linda Young-DeMarco, and Messo Caponi Roe. 2011. "Gender Double Standards in Parenting Attitudes." Social Science Research 40(2):417-432. DOI. PMC3035381..

Williams, Nathalie E., Arland Thornton, Dirgha J. Ghimire, and Linda Young-DeMarco. 2011. "Nepali Migrants to the Gulf Cooperation Council Countries: Values, Behaviors, and Plans." Pp. 155-185 in Migrant Labour in the Persian Gulf, edited by M. Kamrava and Z. Babar. New York: Columbia University Press..

Axinn, William G., Cynthia F. Link, and Robert M. Groves. 2011. "Responsive Survey Design, Demographic Data Collection, and Models of Demographic Behavior." Demography 48(3):1127-1149. DOI..

Axinn, William G., and Dirgha J. Ghimire. 2011. "Social Organization, Population, and Land Use." American Journal of Sociology 117(1):209-258. DOI. PMC3162250.

Bohra-Mishra, Pratikshya, and Douglas S. Massey. 2011. "Individual Decisions to Migrate During Civil Conflict." Demography 48(2):401-424. DOI. PMC3365856.

Link, Cynthia F. 2011. "Spousal Communication and Contraceptive Use in Rural Nepal: An Event History Analysis." Studies in Family Planning 42(2):83-92. DOI. PMC3338321.

2010

Thornton, Arland, Alexandra Achen, Jennifer S. Barber, Georgina Binstock, Wade M. Garrison, Dirgha J. Ghimire, Wang Guangzhou, Ronald Inglehart, Rukmalie Jayakody, Yang Jiang, Julie de Jong, Katherine King, Ron J. Lesthaeghe, Sohair Mehenna, Colter Mitchell, Mansoor Moaddel, Norbert Schwarz, Yu Xie, Li-Shou Yang, Linda Young-DeMarco, and Kathryn M. Yount. 2010. "Creating Questions and Protocols for an International Study of Ideas About Development and Family Life." Pp. 59-74 in Survey Methods in Multinational, Multiregional and Multicultural Contexts, edited by M. Braun, B. Edwards, J. Harkness, T. Johnson, L. Lyberg, P. Mohler, B.E. Pennell, and T.W. Smith. Hoboken. NJ: John Wiley and Sons. DOI..

Axinn, William G., Jennifer S. Barber, and Ann E. Biddlecom. 2010. "Social Organization and the Transition from Direct to Indirect Consumption." Social Science Research 39:357-368. DOI. PMC2877213.

Brauner-Otto, Sarah R., and William G. Axinn. 2010. "Parental Family Experiences, the Timing of First Sex, and Contraception." Social Science Research 39(6):875-893. DOI. PMC2978908.

Ghimire, Dirgha J., and William G. Axinn. 2010. "Community Context, Land Use and First Birth." Rural Sociology 75(3):478-513. DOI. PMC2945390.