James Haar Professor

Area of Interest:

Social Demography, Poverty, Family, Public Policy.


Ph.D University of Pennsylvania, 1988

Professional Background:

Social Demography, Poverty, Family, Public Policy;
The demography of poverty; Women, work, and welfare; Implications of maternal employment and welfare receipt for children in poor families; Consequences of adolescent fertilitiy; Paternal involvement in parenting and children’s well-being.

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(919) 962-1388 (phone)
Interim Director, Carolina Population Center