News

  • 18 April 2022: New pre-print on decomposing dimensions of mortality inequality.
  • 1 April 2022: Excited to be one of the new Associate Editors of Demographic Research.
  • 7 March 2022: New paper out in the International Statistical Review, led by Herb Susmann, on Temporal Models for Demographic and Global Health Outcomes in Multiple Populations.
  • 4 March 2022:New paper out in Demography with Leslie Root on the competing effects on the average age of infant death.
  • 1 February 2022: New MPIDR working paper, led by Michael Chong, on identifying and correcting bias in big crowd-sourced online genealogies.
  • 10 December 2021: Together with Robert Pickett, Michael Chong, Alex Roehrkasse, and Chris Wildemann, we received a grant from the Cash Transfer Lab to study the impact of the Permanent Fund Dividend on child maltreatment investigations in Alaska.
  • 7 December 2021: Our preprint, ‘Estimating causes of maternal death in data-sparse contexts’, is now available on arXiv.
  • 17 November, 2021: I’ll be presenting work on forecasting child welfare outcomes in the United States at PAA 2022. Ameer Dharamshi will be presenting our work (with Celeste Winnat and Magali Barberi) on patterns in subpopulation mortality at the subnational level.
  • 17 November, 2021: Our preprint, ‘The Increased Effect of Elections and Changing Prime Ministers on Topics Discussed in the Australian Federal Parliament between 1901 and 2018’, is now available on arXiv.
  • 21 October 2021: The R package rcbayes, which helps to estimate Rogers-Castro migration models, is now on CRAN.