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Emma Zang



Areas of InterestMortality and aging, family and marriage, Bayesian demographic modeling and forecasting, Social mobility

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M.A. in Economics, Duke University, 2017
M.Phil. in Social Science (Concentration: Demography), Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, 2012-2014
B.L. with Highest Distinction &Honors in Sociology, Tongji University, 2008-2012 

Recent Publications:

Zang, Emma., Cameron Campbell. "Later life mortality consequences of co-residence with grandparents: Evidence from northeast China, 1749-1909." Demography.

Zang, Emma., Nan Dirk De Graaf. (2016). "Frustrated Achievers or Satisfied Losers in China? Inter- and Intra-generational Social Mobility and Happiness." Sociological Science 3: 779-800.

Land, Kenneth., Qiang Fu., Xin Guo., Sun Jeon., Eric Reither., and Emma Zang. (2016). "Playing With the Rules and Making Misleading Statements: A Response to Luo, Hodges, Winship, and Powers." American Journal of Sociology, 122 (3): 1-12.

Representative Publications