Mark R. Montgomery
PhD, University of Michigan
Joint Appointment with The Population Council
Office: S-617 Social and Behavioral Sciences Building
Telephone: (631) 632-7529
Fax: (631) 632-7516
Economic Demography, Econometrics, Economic Development
Advanced Econometrics, Applied Econometrics, Economic Demography
Recent Working Papers:
- "Urban health in developing countries: An overview" (with Alex Ezeh), in Sandro Galea and
David Vlahov (editors), Handbook of Urban Health: Populations, Methods, and
Practice, Kluwer (forthcoming, 2005).
- "Developing-country urban
health: Insights from demographic theory and practice" (with Alex Ezeh), in Sandro Galea
and David Vlahov (editors), Handbook of Urban Health:
Populations, Methods, and Practice, Kluwer (forthcoming, 2005)
- Cities Transformed: Demographic Change and Its Implications
in the Developing World. National Research Council, Panel on Urban Population Dynamics, Mark R.
Montgomery, Richard Stren, Barney Cohen, and Holly E. Reed (editors). Washington, D.C.:
National Research Council, 2003.
- "Measuring Living Standards with Proxy Variables," (with
Michele Gragnolati, Kathleen Burke, and Edmundo Paredes),
Demography, 2000, 37(2): 155-174.
- "Perceiving mortality decline." Population and Development Review
26(4): 795-820, 2000.
- "The quantity-quality transition in Asia" (with Mary Arends-Kuenning and Cem Mete).
In Cyrus Chu and Ronald Lee (editors), Population and Development Review, Supplement to volume 26,
- "Social networks and the diffusion of fertility control in Korea" (with Woojin Chung). In Richard Leete (ed.)
Dynamics of Values in Fertility Change. Oxford: Oxford
University Press, 1999.
- "Learning and Lags in Mortality Perceptions," in Mark Montgomery and
Barney Cohen (editors), From Death to Birth: Mortality Decline and
Reproductive Change, Washington DC: National Academy Press, 1998.
- "Social Influence, Social Learning, and New Models of Fertility," in
John Casterline, Ronald Lee, and Karen Foote (eds.), Fertility in
the United States: New Patterns, New Theories, Supplement to
Population and Development Review, 22(1): 151-175, 1996.
- "The diffusion of fertility control in Taiwan: Estimates from pooled cross-section,
time-series models'' (with John Casterline). Population Studies 47(3): 457-479, 1993.
- "Urban poverty and health in
developing countries: Household and neighborhood effects" (with Paul Hewett). Policy
Research Division Working Paper no. 184, New York:
Population Council, 2004.
- Co-chair, U.S. National Academy of Sciences Panel on Urban Population Dynamics, 1999-2003.
- Chair, Scientific Panel on Urbanization, International Union for the
Scientific Study of Population (IUSSP), 2004-.
"Social Learning, Social Influence, and the Diffusion of Fertility Control,"
National Institutes of Health, 1997-2001.
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