Session 80:
Racial and Ethnic Differentials in Nineteenth Century Demographic Behavior

Friday, March 30
8:30 AM - 10:15 AM
5th floor

Chair: Misty Heggeness, University of Minnesota
Discussant: William Darity, Jr., University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

  1. Chinese and Irish Immigrants in Frontier California, 1860-1900Ken Chew, University of California, Irvine

  2. Spatial, Ethnic, and Socioeconomic Dimensions of Nineteenth Century Mortality: Philadelphia, 1880Gretchen A. Condran, Temple University

  3. The Jewish Anticipation of Fertility Control in Nineteenth-Century Europe: A ReassessmentRenzo Derosas, Università Ca' Foscari Venezia

  4. Fare Thee Well: Human Capital and African American Migration before 1910Trevon D. Logan, Ohio State University

  5. Slavery and the Intergenerational Transmission of Human Capital: Accounting for Skin-Color DifferencesMarcos A. Rangel, University of Chicago; Aaron Danielson, University of Chicago

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