The California Center for Population Research is comprised of over 200 affiliates, including more than 100 faculty. The center’s focus on training has attracted graduate students and postdoctoral fellows from a range of disciplines. Our professional staff effectively supports the wide array of research, training, and services provided by the center.

Upcoming Events

Population Working Papers

Research

CCPR’s research spans a range of demographic and population issues in five broad areas of study. CCPR also is a leader in the collection of data for population research and in the creation of new data collection and analysis methods.

Grant Writing Workshop

Social Stratification and Mobility Syllabus Archive

CCPR 20th Celebration Research Symposium

PAA 2021 Call for Papers

August 3, 2020: PAA opens for submissions
September 25, 2020: PAA closes to submissions
November 16-20, 2020: Authors are notified of papers accepted into regular and flash sessions
November 30-December 4, 2020: Authors are notified of papers accepted into overflow sessions
December 1, 2020: Pre-registration opens
December 14-18, 2020: Authors are notified of papers accepted into poster sessions
February 1, 2021: Deadline for presenting authors, chairs and discussants to preregister
March 8, 2021: Deadline for making online revisions to abstracts of accepted papers
April 17, 2021: Deadline to upload full papers

http://www.populationassociation.org/2020/07/28/paa-2021-call-for-papers/

2019-2020 Funded Small Grants

  • “The Causal Effects of Long-Term Air Pollution Exposure.” Adriana Lleras-Muney (Dept. of Economics)
  • “Do Arrests Deter or Promote Offending.” Emily Weisburst (Dept. of Public Policy)  and Felipe Goncalves (Dept. of Economics)

2020-2021 Course Release Program 

“Old-age Support and Fertility” Natalie Bau (Dept. of Public Policy)

“Information and Career Path Choice: Understanding Gender Difference in Advice Sought and Received” Melanie Wasserman (Anderson School of Management)

Certificate in Population Research

We are excited to announce a new CCPR initiative. We will award a Certificate in Population Research to CCPR Student Affiliates who meet all of the requirements.

Requirements

Application 

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2018-2019 Funded Small Grants

  • “Estimating Real World Causal Effects under Self-Selection.” Chad Hazlett (Dept. of Political Science and Statistics)
  • “Longevity and intergenerational correlations in longevity over multiple generations in the U.S.” Adriana Lleras-Muney, Joseph Price, and Sandra Black (Dept. of Economics)
  • “Adapting to Climate Change: Extreme Heat, Occupational Injury Risk, and Health Equity.” Jisung Park (Dept. of Public Policy and Public Health)
  • “Child-Care and Female Labor Market Participation: Evidence from Fiscal Federalism in Italy.” Michela Giorcelli, Bianchi, Nicola Martino, and Enrica Maria (Dept. of Economics)

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