Presentations - Publications

2011

Bohra-Mishra, Pratikshya. 2011. "Remittance Motives among Nepalese Migrants." Presentated at the 3rd Annual Graduate Conference on Democracy and Governance, March 25-26, University of Connecticut, CT.

Bhandari, Prem, Nicole Kirgis, Dirgha J. Ghimire and William G Axinn. 2011. "Paradata and Data Quality: Interview Environment, Interviewer Characteristics and Data Quality - Analysis from the Chitwan Valley Family Study in Nepal." Presented at the Eighth International Workshop on Comparative Survey Design and Implementation (CSDI 2011), March 24-26, City University, London, England.

Allendorf, Keera and Dirgha J. Ghimire. 2011. "Dimensions and Determinants of Marital Quality in Nepal." Presented at the Population Association of America Annual Meeting, March 31-April 2, Washington, D.C.

Allendorf, Keera and Dirgha J. Ghimire. 2011. “Dimensions and Determinants of Marital Quality in Nepal.” Paper presented at the Annual Meetings of the Population Association of America, March 31-April 2, Washington, D.C.

Williams, Nathalie, Arland Thornton, Dirgha Ghimire, Linda Young-DeMarco and Mansoor Moaddel. 2011. “Nepali Migrants to the Gulf Cooperation Council Countries: Values, Behaviors, and Plans.” Poster presented at the Annual Meetings of the Population Association of America, March 31-April 2, Washington, D.C.

2010

Zvoleff, Alex and Li An. 2010. "Connecting Micro-scale Fertility Decision-making with Macro-scale LULC in the Chitwan Valley, Nepal Using an Agent-based Model." Presented at Global Land Project Open Science Meeting 2010, Arizona, USA, Oct 18, 2010.

Williams, Nathalie. 2010. “Armed Conflict, Mass Media, and Migration: A Micro-Level Social Demographic Approach.” Presented at the Population Association of America Annual Meeting, April 15-17, Dallas, Texas.

Thornton, Arland, Georgina Binstock, Mohammad J. Abbasi-Shavazi, and Dirgha J. Ghimire. 2010. “International Fertility Change: New Data and Insights from the Developmental Idealism Framework." Presented at the Population Association of America Annual Meeting, April 15-17, Dallas, Texas.

Shrestha, B. K., D. J. Ghimire, P. Bhandari, and D. R. Dangol. 2010. "Are Community Forests Maintaining the Diverstiy or Just Protecting Trees? Evidience from Barandabhar Buffer Zone Community Forest, Chitwan, Nepal." A paper presented at the International Conference on Biodiversity, Livelihood and Climate Change in the Himalayas, December 12 to 14, 2010, Kathmandu, Nepal.

Pradhan, Meeta S. 2010. “Who Participates? The ‘Penalty’ of Caste and Ethnicity on Participation in Community Group Programs in Nepal.” Presented at the Population Association of America Annual Meeting, April 15-17, Dallas, Texas.

Pradhan, Meeta S. 2010. “Keeping Girls in School and Delaying Early Marriage in Nepal.” Presented at the Population Reference Bureau Workshop, April 13-14, Dallas, Texas.

Mitchell, Colter. 2010. “Whose Will Dominates: Individual, Family and Community Influences on Participation in Spouse Selection.” Presented at the Population Association of America Annual Meeting, April 15-17, Dallas, Texas.

Ji, Yingchun. 2010. “The Role of Education in Marriage Formation: An In-depth Investigation of the Economic and Ideational Features of Education\'s Influence.” Presented at the annual meeting of American Sociological Association, Atlanta, GA, August 2010.

Jennings, Elyse, Willam G. Axinn, and Dirgha Ghimire. 2010. “The Effect of Parent Attitudes on Marriage Timing of Sons in Nepal.” Presented at the Population Association of America Annual Meeting, April 15-17, Dallas, Texas.

Brauner-Otto, Sarah H. and Lisa Pearce. 2010. “Intergenerational Religious Influences and the Timing of First Marriage.” Presented at the Population Association of America Annual Meeting, April 15-17, Dallas, Texas.