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    Monday, February 27, 2017

    Adult Mortality Determinants in Low and Middle Income Countries and Comparisons with High Income Countries: A Comparative Workshop on Adult Mortality Determinants

    Conference/Symposium | February 27 | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. | Barrows Hall, Social Science Matrix Conference Room, 8th floor


    Population Science


    This one-day workshop is designed to share leading research methods and findings on comparative patterns of adult mortality risk factors in low and middle income countries (LMIC). The conference will feature an international range of speakers.

    Attendance is free and open to the public and the university community, but seating is limited. If interested in joining, RSVP no later than February...   More >


    RSVP by February 10 by calling 510-280-1623, or by emailing evasile@berkeley.edu.

    Wednesday, March 1, 2017

    Family Wealth as Intergenerational Insurance: Demography Brown Bag Talk

    Colloquium | March 1 | 12:10-1:10 p.m. | 2232 Piedmont, Demography Seminar Room


    Fabian Pfeffer, University of Michigan

    Population Science, Department of Demography


    A lunch time talk and discussion series, featuring visiting and local scholars presenting their research on a wide range of topics of interest to the population sciences broadly defined.

    Thursday, March 2, 2017

    The History of Inequality

    Colloquium | March 2 | 3-4:30 p.m. | Faculty Club, Seaborg Room


    Walter Scheidel, Professor of Classics and History, Stanford University

    Emmanuel Saenz, Professor of Economics, UC Berkeley; Gabriel Zucman, Professor of Economics, UC Berkeley

    Gregory Clark, Professor of Economics, UC Davis

    Population Science


    A colloquium with Walter Scheidel,
    Professor of Classics and History, Stanford University.
    The UC Berkeley community and the public are welcome.
    Admission is free but registration is required


    RSVP by February 28 online, or by calling 510-280-1623, or by emailing evasile@berkeley.edu.

    Wednesday, March 15, 2017

    Impact of the Zika Virus outbreak on Brazilian fertility: Demography Brown Bag Talk

    Colloquium | March 15 | 12:10-1:10 p.m. | 2232 Piedmont, Seminar Room


    Marcia Castro, Associate Professor of Demography, Department of Global Health and Population, Harvard University

    Population Science, Department of Demography


    A lunch time talk and discussion session, featuring visiting and local scholars presenting their research on a wide range of topics of interest to demography.

    Wednesday, March 22, 2017

    Wednesday, April 5, 2017

    Marriage, birth timing, poverty and health: Demography Brown Bag Talk

    Colloquium | April 5 | 12:10-1:10 p.m. | 2232 Piedmont, Demography Seminar Room


    Philip Cohen, Professor, Sociology, University of Maryland

    Population Science, Department of Demography

    Thursday, April 6, 2017

    Film Screening: Raising of America: Episode Two: Once Upon a Time, When Childcare For All Wasn't Just a Fairytale

    Film - Documentary | April 6 | 6-8 p.m. | David Brower Center, Tamalpais Room


    2150 Allston Way, Berkeley, CA 94704

    Larry Adelman, Series Creator/Executive Producer, California Newsreel

    Maternal and Child Health Program, School of Public Health


    How might American life might be different today if all of the nation’s children had access to high-quality early care and education for the past four decades? In 1971, we almost did.

    Join us in viewing Episode Two from the Raising of America documentary series followed by an interactive dialogue with the filmaker, parents, and other local experts on children & families.

    Hosted by the...   More >


    All Audiences

    All Audiences

    RSVP online.

    Wednesday, April 19, 2017

    Tenancy, Marriage, and the Boll Weevil Infestation, 1892-1930: Berkeley Demography Brown Bag Talk

    Colloquium | April 19 | 12:10-1:10 p.m. | 2232 Piedmont, Demography Seminar Room


    Chris Muller, Assistant Professor, Sociology, UC Berkeley

    Population Science


    A lunch time talk and discussion session, featuring visiting and local scholars presenting their research on a wide range of topics of interest to demography.

    Wednesday, May 3, 2017

    Measuring Cultural Models and Contraceptive Use Among Young US Women: Demography Brown Bag Talk

    Colloquium | May 3 | 12:10-1:10 p.m. | 2232 Piedmont, Seminar Room


    Emily Marshall, Assistant Professor, Department of Sociology and Public Health Program, Franklin & Marshall College

    Population Science, Department of Demography


    A lunch time talk and discussion session, featuring visiting and local scholars presenting their research on a wide range of topics of interest to demography.