Publications

2019

Brauner-Otto, Sarah, Sarah Baird, Dirgha Ghimire. 2019. "Maternal employment and child health in Nepal: The importance of job type and timing across the child's first five years". Social Science & Medicine. DOI.

Autumn E. Albers, Karl Pope, Tula R. Sijali, Supram H. Subramanya, Sharat C. Verma, Michael N. Bates. 2019. "Household fuel use and latent tuberculosis infection in a Nepali population." Environmental Research. DOI

William G. Axinn, Stephanie Chardoul, Heather Gatny, Dirgha J. Ghimire, Jordan W. Smoller, Yang Zhang and Kate M. Scott, 2019. "Using life history calendars to improve measurement of lifetime experience with mental disorders". Psychological Medicine. DOI.

Thornton, A., Williams, N.E., Bhandari, P. et al. Demography. 2019. "Influences of Material Aspirations on Migration" 56: 75. DOI

2018

"A Closer Look at Health Services and Fertility in Nepal"

"Active Ageing to Combat Declining Family Support for Elderly Care in Nepal"

"School Expansion and Reductions in Intimate Partner Violence in Nepal"

Manandhar, Rija, Michele Clark, Sharon J. Hall, Scott Yabiku, Sean Murphy, and Dirgha Jibi Ghimire. 2018. " Assessing a low-technology intervention to control Mikania micrantha in the community forests of Chitwan, Nepal (OR -BIC -2 -443)” Presented at the Third International Conference on Mountains in the Changing World (MoChWo), Kathmandu, Nepal (October 09th-10th, 2018).

Reisman, Ande. 2018. "Gender Structures, Strategies, and Expectations during Nepal’s Labor Migrations". Ph.D. Dissertation. Department of Sociology, University of Washington.

Smith-Greenaway, Emily, Sarah R. Brauner-Otto, and William G. Axinn. 2018. "Offspring Education and Parental Mortality: Evidence from South Asia." Social Science Research 76:157-168. DOI.

Williams, Nathalie E., Dirgha J. Ghimire, and Karen A. Snedker. 2018. "Fear of Violence during Armed Conflict: Trauma, Risks, and Resources as Determinants of Fear" Social Science Research 71:145-159. DOI

Williams, Nathalie and Dirgha Ghimire. Forthcoming. “Mixed Methods Data Collection in a Comparative International Context: New Technologies, New Opportunities for Social Science in Advances.” in Comparative Survey Methodology edited by Timothy P. Johnson, Beth-Ellen Pennell, Ineke A. L. Stoop, and Brita Dorer. Hoboken, NJ: John Wiley & Sons.

2017

Compernolle, Nell (Ellen L. Compernolle). 2017. "Spouses Crossing Borders: Husbands’ International Migration and the Marital Relationship". Ph.D. Dissertation. Department of Sociology, The University of Michigan.

Bhandari, Prem B. 2017. "Rural agricultural transformation: Is family labor availability an obstacle for labor-saving farm technology use among smallholder farmers?." Nepalese Journal of Agricultural Economics.

Ghimire, Dirgha, William Axinn, and Prem Bhandari. 2017. "Social Change, Out-migration and Exit from Agriculture." A paper presented at the 80th Annual Meeting of the Rural Sociological Society Columbus, Ohio, USA (July 27th- 30th, 2017).

Brauner-Otto, Sarah R., Sarah Baird, and Dirgha Ghimire. 2017. "Women’s Labor Force Participation and Child Health in Nepal." A poster presented at the Population Association of America Annual Meetings, Chicago, Illinois, USA (April 27- 29, 2017)

Ghimire, Dirgha, William Axinn, and Prem Bhandari. 2017. "Social Change, Out-migration and Exit from Agriculture." A poster presented at the Population Association of America Annual Meetings, Chicago, Illinois, USA (April 27- 29, 2017).

Ghimire, Dirgha J., William G. Axinn, Heather H. Gatny, and Stephanie A. Chardoul. 2017. "Preparing a Culturally Appropriate Translation of a Survey Questionnaire." SAGE Research Methods Cases Online Only. DOI.

Allendorf, Keera, Arland Thornton, Colter Mitchell and Linda Young-DeMarco and Dirgha Ghimire. 2017. “Early Women, Late Men: Timing Attitudes and Gender Differences in Marriage” Journal of Marriage and Family. 79:1478- 1496.

Brauner-Otto, Sarah R., and William G. Axinn. 2017. "Natural Resource Collection and Desired Family Size: A Longitudinal Test of Environment-population Theories." Population and Environment 38(4):381-406. DOI.

Axinn, William G., Dirgha J. Ghimire, and Emily Smith-Greenaway. 2017. “Emotional Variation and Fertility Behavior.” Demography 54(2):437-458.

Sullivan, Abigail, Abigail M. York, Dave White, Sharon J. Hall, and Scott T. Yabiku. 2017. "De jure versus de facto institutions: trust, information, and collective efforts to manage the invasive mile-a-minute weed (Mikania micrantha)." International Journal of the Commons 11(1):171-199. DOI.

Sullivan, Abigail, Abigail M. York, Li An, Scott T. Yabiku, and Sharon J. Hall. 2017. "How Does Perception at Multiple Levels Influence Collective Action in the Commons? The Case of Mikania Micrantha in Chitwan, Nepal." Forest Policy and Economics 80:1-10. DOI.

Allendorf, Keera. 2017. "Conflict and Compatibility? Developmental Idealism and Gendered Differences in Marital Choice." Journal of Marriage and Family 79(2):337-55. DOI.

Manadhar, Rija, Michele Clark, Sharon J. Hall, Scott Yabiku, Sean Murphy, and Dirgha Ghimire. 2017. “Evaluating the effects of a low-technology management technique on Mikania micrantha in the community forests of Chitwan, Nepal” Paper presented at International Conference on Biodiversity, Climate Change Assessment and Impacts on Livelihoods, Jan. 10-12, 2017 Kathmandu Nepal