Recent Invited Presentations for Professional Audiences

Brand, Jennie E., Jiahui Wu, Bernard Koch, and Pablo Geraldo. “Uncovering Sociological Effect Heterogeneity using Machine-Learning.”

-     UCLA Society for Women in Statistics, Distinguished Women in Statistics Lecture, May 2019

“Unequal Families, Unequal Effects: How Parental Divorce Differentially Impacts Children’s Educational Attainment”

-      University of Oxford, Nuffield College, Sociology Colloquium Seminar, May 2018

-      Yale University, Center for Empirical Research on Stratification and Inequality, March 2018

-      University of Michigan, Population Studies Center, November 2017

-      Stanford University, Department of Sociology Inaugural Lecture, October 2017

-      University of Pennsylvania, Population Studies Center, September 2017

-      Princeton University, Office of Population Research, April 2017

-      Harvard University, Center for Population and Development Studies, April 2017

-      University of California, Irvine, Center for Demographic and Social Analysis, January 2017

 

“The Far-Reaching Impact of Job Loss and Unemployment.”

-      UC Berkeley, Institute for Research on Labor and Employment, March 2018

-      Columbia University, Center for the Study of Wealth and Inequality, March 2016

-      University of Southern California, Population Research Center, October 2015

-      UCLA, Human Development and Psychology Division, April 2015

-      RAND Corporation, April 2015

-      University of North Carolina -Chapel Hill, Carolina Population Center, March 2015

 

“Who Benefits Most from College?”

-      UCLA Spotlight Sociology, Inaugural Public Lecture, March 2017

 

“Job Displacement Among Single Mothers: Effects on Children’s Outcomes in Young Adulthood.”

-      Work and Family Researchers Network, Kanter Award Symposium, Washington D.C., June 2016

-      UCLA, Department of Statistics, June 2014

-      University of Wisconsin – Madison, Institute for Research on Poverty, June 2013

-      UCLA, Advanced Quantitative Methods in Education Research, December 2012

-      University of Arizona, Department of Sociology, November 2012

-      UCLA, California Center for Population Research and Family Working Group, November 2012

 


Recent Presentations at Professional Meetings

 

Brand, Jennie E., Jiahui Wu, Bernard Koch, and Pablo Geraldo. “Uncovering Sociological Effect Heterogeneity using Machine-Learning.”

-     American Sociological Association, New York, New York, August 2019

Brand, Jennie E. “Causes and Consequences of Educational Inequality” Session Discussant

-     American Sociological Association, New York, New York, August 2019

 

Villalobos, Amber, Jennie E. Brand, and Jiahui Xu. “Does College Prevent Single Parenthood? Uncovering Effect Heterogeneity using Propensity and Machine Learning Methods.”

-     American Sociological Association, New York, New York, August 2019

-     Population Association of America, Austin, Texas, April 2019

“Who Benefits First? Whose Benefits Last? Economic Returns on College over the Life Cycle"

-      Population Association of America, Denver, Colorado, April 2018

 

“Unequal Families, Unequal Effects: How Parental Divorce Differentially Impacts  Children’s Educational Attainment”

-      Population Association of America, Chicago, Illinois, April 2017

-      Research Committee on Social Stratification and Mobility, Cologne, Germany, March 2017

-      Heterogeneous Effects in Demographic Research, Princeton University, April 2016

-      Heterogeneous Effects in Demographic Research, University of Michigan, March 2015

 

“The Social and Economic Context of Worker Displacement.”

-      Population Association of America, Washington D.C., April 2016

 

“Psychosocial Skills as Mediating Effects of Parental Divorce on Children’s Education Attainment.”

-      Population Association of America, Boston, Massachusetts, April 2014

 

“Interpreting Community College Effects in the Presence of Heterogeneity and Complex Counterfactuals.”

-      American Sociological Association, Denver, Colorado, August 2012

 

“Job Displacement Among Single Mothers: Effects on Children’s Outcomes in Young Adulthood.”

-      American Sociological Association, Denver, Colorado, August 2012

-      Population Association of America, Washington D.C., April 2011