John E. Knodel
Research Professor Emeritus, Population Studies Center.
Professor Emeritus, Sociology.
Ph.D., Sociology, Princeton University
Dr. Knodel has conducted research in the areas of social demography in developing countries (specializing in Southeast Asia and particularly Thailand, Vietnam and Cambodia) and European historical demography. His current research focuses on studies, primarily in Cambodia and Thailand, of the status of and support systems for the elderly, the impact of the AIDS epidemic on older persons, and the impact of migration of adult children on parents who remain in rural areas.
Select Aging Publications
Teerawichitchainan, Bussarawan, Vipan Prachuabmoh, and John E. Knodel. Forthcoming. "Productive aging in developing Southeast Asia: Comparative analyses between Myanmar, Vietnam and Thailand." Social Science & Medicine.
Teerawichitchainan, Bussarawan, and John E. Knodel. 2018. "Long-Term Care Needs in the Context of Poverty and Population Aging: the Case of Older Persons in Myanmar." Journal of Cross-Cultural Gerontology, 33(2): 143-162.
Teerawichitchainan, Bussarawan, and John E. Knodel. 2017. "Impacts of Migration on Households in the Dry Zone, Myanmar." PSC Research Report No. 17-882. 10 2017.
Knodel, John E., and Bussarawan Teerawichitchainan. 2017. "Family Support for Older Persons in Thailand: Challenges and Opportunities." PSC Research Report No. 17-879. 3 2017.
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