Through our Monday afternoon “Pop Center Seminars,” the Center disseminates to the Harvard community and beyond the most recent and innovative research being conducted in population sciences.
Spring 2015 Seminars
February 2 – “Postpartum Protection from Pregnancy: Evidence from Developing Countries,” Iqbal Shah, Principal Research Scientist, Department of Global Health and Population, Harvard School of Public Health
March 2 – “Global Demographic Projections: Future Trajectories and Associated Uncertainty,” John Wilmoth, Director of the Population Division, United Nations and Professor, Department of Demography, University of California at Berkeley
March 23 – “The Decline of Marriage: Family Systems, Economic Opportunity, and Relative Income,” Steven Ruggles, Regents Professor of History, University of Minnesota and Director, Minnesota Population Center
April 13 – Title TBA, Esther Duflo, Abdul Latif Jameel Professor of Poverty Alleviation and Development Economics, MIT and Director, Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab (J-PAL)
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