James Raymo

Princeton University


James Raymo

James M. Raymo is a Professor in the Department of Sociology at Princeton University. Much of his research focuses on family change in Japan, with an emphasis on socioeconomic differences. His published research includes analyses of marriage timing, divorce, recession and fertility, marriage and women’s health, single mothers’ well-being, living alone, family change and social inequality, employment and health at older ages, and regional differences in health at older ages. His recent work has been published in Demography, Journals of Gerontology: Social Sciences, and Journal of Marriage and Family.

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Princeton University
Department of Sociology
183 Wallace Hall
Princeton, NJ 08544

Email jraymo@princeton.edu
Phone 609-258-7766
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