Session 126:
Dilemmas of Demographic Data in China

Friday, April 1
2:30 PM - 4:20 PM
Room 406
Level 4

Chair: Zai Liang, University at Albany, State University of New York
Discussant: Daniel M. Goodkind, U.S. Census Bureau

  1. Province-Specific Mortality in China, 1990-2000Simona Bignami, Harvard University

  2. Assessing Fertility Levels in China Using Variable-r MethodYong Cai, University of Washington

  3. Underreporting of Births: The Cause of the Chaos of the National Population Statistics in ChinaXiaochun Qiao, Renmin University of China

  4. Searching for the Answer for China’s Fertility Puzzle: Data Collection and Data Use in the Last Two DecadesGuangyu Zhang, Australian National University; Zhongwei Zhao, Australian National University

Other sessions on Data and Methods