Dowell Myers, PhD

Title(s)Professor, Director of Population Dynamics Research Group
Phone+1 213 740 7095
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    Dowell Myers, Ph.D. is a professor in the Sol Price School of Public Policy at the University of Southern California. He is a demographer and urban planner who integrates quantitative evidence with interpretations of problems and policy solutions. His research emphasizes the linkage of demographic data (census, surveys, and projections) to future trends in housing, workforce, education, taxpaying, voting, and immigration. His recent focus is construction of narratives that promote greater public understanding about pressing issues that affect our common future.

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    Variable Tempo of Dimensions of Immigrant Assimilation
    NIH/NICHD R01HD048910Jul 19, 2005 - Jun 30, 2009
    Role: Principal Investigator

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    1. Park J, Myers D, Jiménez TR. Intergenerational Mobility of the Mexican-Origin Population in California and Texas Relative to a Changing Regional Mainstream. Int Migr Rev. 2014 Jun; 48(2):442-481. PMID: 31057195.
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    2. Park J, Myers D. Intergenerational mobility in the post-1965 immigration era: estimates by an immigrant generation cohort method. Demography. 2010 May; 47(2):369-92. PMID: 20608102.
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    3. Park J, Myers D, Kao D, Min S. Immigrant obesity and unhealthy assimilation: alternative estimates of convergence or divergence, 1995-2005. Soc Sci Med. 2009 Dec; 69(11):1625-33. PMID: 19811864.
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    4. Kao DT, Park J, Min S, Myers D. Occupational status and health insurance among immigrants: effects by generation, length of residence in U.S., and race. J Immigr Minor Health. 2010 Jun; 12(3):290-301. PMID: 18792779.
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    5. Baluja KF, Park J, Myers D. Inclusion of immigrant status in smoking prevalence statistics. Am J Public Health. 2003 Apr; 93(4):642-6. PMID: 12660211.
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