- Does famine influence sex ratio at birth? Evidence from the 1959-1961 Great Leap Forward Famine in ChinaShige Song
Queens College and CUNY Institute for Demographic Research, City University of New York, Flushing, NY 11367, USA
Proc Biol Sci 279:2883-90. 2012..In addition, these findings help explain the lack of consistent evidence reported by earlier studies based on the 1944-1945 Dutch Hunger Winter or the 1942 Leningrad Siege...
- Mortality consequences of the 1959-1961 Great Leap Forward famine in China: Debilitation, selection, and mortality crossoversShige Song
Queens College, City University of New York, Department of Sociology, Powdermaker Hall 252, 65 30 Kissena Blvd, Flushing, NY 11367, USA
Soc Sci Med 71:551-8. 2010..These results provide important new insights into the human mortality process...
- Dynamics of inequality: mother's education and infant mortality in China, 1970-2001Shige Song
City University of New York, Flushing, USA
J Health Soc Behav 52:349-64. 2011..This occurs largely because educated mothers more actively sought prenatal care and professional delivery assistance use...