Carmen Ng

Office Address: 

249 McNeil

Ph.D. Candidate, Demography, University of Pennsylvania

MA, Statistics, University of Pennsylvania, 2016
BA, Economics, UC Berkeley, 2013
BA, Statistics, UC Berkeley, 2013

Entered Program: 
Dissertation Chair: 
Michel Guillot
Dissertation Committee Member: 
Jere R. Behrman
Dissertation Committee Member: 
Samuel H. Preston

Carmen did her undergraduate studies at UC Berkeley, where she majored in statistics and economics, and minored in demography and industrial engineering/operations research. She also has a Master's degree in statistics from The Wharton School. Her research interests include economic demography and development, health and mortality, and demographic and statistical methods. Her dissertation focuses on population health and nutrition in low- and middle-income countries.

Recent Papers:

Ng, Carmen D. 2015. "Global Analysis of Overweight Prevalence by Level of Human Development." Journal of Global Health 5(2). PMCID: PMC4676587.