Publications - CU Population Center



Miech, Richard, Amy Bohnert, Kennon Heard, and Jason D. Boardman. (2013). Increasing use of nonmedical analgesics among younger cohorts in the United States. Journal of Adolescent Health, 52(1):35-41. Denver Post: Medline Plus: Science Blog:

Musenge, E., P. Vounatsou, M.A. Collinson, S.M. Tollman, K. Kahn. (2013). The contribution of spatial analysis to understanding HIV/TB mortality in children: a structural equation modeling approach. Global Health Action 2013,6:19266 -

Nawrotzki, R. J. (2013). Climate migration and moral responsibility. Ethics, Policy & Environment.

Williams, J., L. Ibisomi, B. Sartorius, K. Kahn, M.A. Collinson, S.M. Tollman, and M. Garenne. (2013). Convergence in fertility of South Africans and Mozambicans in rural South Africa, 1993-2009. Global Health Action, 2013. 6: 19236 - http// 19236


Alston, Lee J., Edwyna Harris, and Bernardo Mueller. 2012. "The Development of Property Rights on Frontiers: Endowments, Norms and Politics," Journal of Economic History 72:741-770. Earlier version published as NBER Working Paper No. # 15264 (September 2009).

Bauldry, Shawn, Michael J. Shanahan, Jason D. Boardman, Richard A. Miech, & Ross Macmillan. 2012. A life course model of self-rated health through adolescence and young adulthood. Social Science & Medicine, 75(7):1311-1320.

Boardman, Jason D., Michael E. Roettger, Benjamin W. Domingue, Matthew B. McQueen, Brett C. Haberstick, and Kathleen Mullan Harris. 2012. Gene-environment interactions related to body mass: school policies and social context as environmental moderators. Journal of Theoretical Politics, 24(3):370-388.

Boardman, Jason D., Kari B. Alexander, Richard A. Miech, Ross MacMillan, and Michael J. Shanahan. 2012. The association between parent's health and the educational attainment of their children. Social Science & Medicine, 75(5):932-939.

Boardman, Jason D., Lisa L. Barnes, Robert S. Wilson, Denis A. Evans, Carlos F. Mendes de Leon. (2012). Social disorder, APOE-E4 genotype, and change cognitive function among older adults living in Chicago. Social Science & Medicine, 74(10):1584-1590.

Boardman, Jason D., Benjamin W. Domingue, and Jason Fletcher. (2012). How social and genetic factors predict friendship networks. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 109(43):17377-17381. Smithsonian Magazine: Psych Central:

Hunter, Lori M. and Robert Kemp. 2012. Population and Environment. Invited Chapter for Demography (in Chinese), Part V. Emerging Areas of Demographic Research, Series on Western Research in the Humanities and Social Sciences. Zai Liang (Ed). People's University Press: Beijing.

Kabiru, C. W., D. Beguy, R.P. Ndugwa, E.M. Zulu, and Jessor, R. (2012). "Making it": Understanding adolescent resilience in two informal settlements (slums) in Nairobi, Kenya. Child and Youth Services, 33, 12-32.

Leyk, Stefan, Galen J. Maclaurin, Lori M. Hunter, Raphael Nawrotzki, Wayne Twine, Mark Collinson and Barend Erasmus. 2012. Spatially and temporally varying associations between temporary outmigration and natural resource availability in resource-dependent rural communities in South Africa: A modeling framework. Applied Geography 34(May): 559-568. ~ Online Article

Kuhn, Randall. 2012. "On the Role of Human Development in the Arab Spring." Population and Development Review 38(4): 649-683. youtube link:

Kuhn, Randall and Reed Beall. 2012. The Time for Compulsory Licensing has expired. Nature Medicine 18(8): 1168.

Denney, Justin T., Robert McNown, Richard G. Rogers, and Steven Doubilet. 2012. “Stagnating Life Expectancies and Future Prospects in an Age of Uncertainty.” Social Science Quarterly.

Mojola, Sanyu A. and Bethany Everett. 2012. STD and HIV risk factors among U.S. young adults: Variations by gender, race, ethnicity and sexual orientation. Perspectives in Sexual and Reproductive Health, 44(2):125-133.

Mollborn, Stefanie, Paula Fomby and Jeffrey A. Dennis. 2012. Racial/ethnic differences in extended household transitions in early childhood. Social Science Research, 41:1152-1165.

Mollborn, Stefanie and Casey Blalock. 2012. Consequences of teen parents' child care arrangements for mothers and children. Journal of Marriage and Family, 74(4):846-865. DOI: 10.1111/j.1741-3737.2012.00988.x

Mollborn, Stefanie and Jeff A. Dennis. 2012. Ready or not: Predicting high and low levels of school readiness among teenage parents' children. Child Indicators Research