Refereed Journal Articles

[17] Hu, Y. (2019, in press). What about Money? Earnings, Household Financial Organization, and Housework. Journal of Marriage and Family.

[16] Hu, Y. & Qian, Y. (2019, in press, equal authorship). Educational and Age Assortative Mating in China—The Importance of Marriage Order. Demographic Research.

  • An earlier version of this article was published in the Princeton Research Network on Contemporary China Working Paper Series. [PDF]

[15] Wang, S. & Hu, Y. (2019). Migration and Health in China: Linking Sending and Host Societies. Population, Space and Place. [PDF]

[14] Zhao, M. & Hu, Y. (2019). Migration Premium? The Economic Returns to Youth Inter-province Migration in Post-reform China. Journal of Youth Studies. [PDF]

[13] Hu, Y. (2018). Patriarchal Hierarchy? Gender, Children’s Housework Time and Family Structure in Post-Reform China. Chinese Sociological Review. 50(3): 310–338. [PDF]

[12] Hu, Y.  & Shi, X. (2018). The Impact of China’s One-Child Policy on Intergenerational and Gender Relations. Contemporary Social Science (Journal of the Academy of Social Sciences). [PDF]

[11] Hu, Y. & Yucel, D. (2018). What Fairness? Gendered Division of Housework and Family Life Satisfaction across 30 Countries. European Sociological Review. 34(1): 92–105. [PDF]

[10] Hu, Y. & To, S. (2018). Family Relations and Remarriage Post-Divorce and Post-Widowhood in ChinaJournal of Family Issues. 39(8): 2286–2310. [PDF]

[9] Cebolla-Boado, H., Hu, Y. & Soysal, Y. (2018). Why Study Abroad? Sorting of Chinese Students across British Universities. British Journal of Sociology of Education. 39(3): 365–380. [PDF]

[8] Hu, Y. (2017). Attitudes toward Transnational Intermarriage in China: Testing Three Theories of Transnationalization. Demographic Research. 37: 1413–1444. [PDF]

[7] Hu, Y. & Coulter, R. (2017). Living Space and Psychological Well-being in Urban China: Differentiated Relationships across Socio-economic Gradients. Environment and Planning A. 49 (4): 911–929. [PDF]

[6] Hu, Y. (2016). Marriage of Matching Doors: Marital Sorting on Parental Background in China. Demographic Research. 35: 557–580. [PDF]

[5] Hu, Y. (2016). Impact of Rural-to-Urban Migration on Family and Gender Values in China. Asian Population Studies. 12 (3): 251–272. [PDF]

  • Most read article in Asian Population Studies.

[4] Hu, Y. (2016). Sex Ideologies in China: Examining Interprovince Differences. Journal of Sex Research. 53 (9): 1118–1130. [PDF]

[3] Coulter, R. & Hu, Y. (2015). Living Apart Together and Cohabitation Intentions in Great Britain. Journal of Family Issues. 38 (12): 1701–1729. [PDF]

  • Abstract published in the supplement of Longitudinal and Life Course Studies, 6 (3).
  • Featured in OpenPop.

[2] Hu, Y. (2015). Gender and Children’s Housework Time in China: Examining Behavior Modeling in Context. Journal of Marriage and Family. 77 (5): 1126–1143. [PDF]

[1] Hu, Y. & Scott, J. (2014). Family and Gender Values in China: Generational, Geographic and Gender Differences. Journal of Family Issues. 37 (9): 1267–1293. [PDF]