Man Yee Kan
Research Councils UK Fellow/ Departmental Lecturer
Department of Sociology, University of Oxford
Manor Road, Oxford, OX1 3UQ, United Kingdom
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I am a Research Councils UK Fellow at the Department of Sociology and a Research Fellow at St Hugh’s College, University of Oxford.
My research interests are social stratification and inequalities, family, marriage, fertility, divorce, gender equality issues, the interactions between the household and the labour market, and empirical and methodological topics in time use research.
I worked previously at the Institute for Social and Economic Research (ISER), University of Essex.
In academic year 2011-12, I am a Visiting Scholar at ISER and the Centre for Applied Social and Economic Research at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology.
My recent publications include:
2011 'Gender Convergence in Domestic Work: Discerning the Effects of Interactional and Institutional Barriers from Large-Scale Data' in Sociology, 45(2): 234-251. (with J.Gershuny & O. Sullivan)
2011 'Investigating Scheduling of Work: A Two-Stage Optimal Matching Analysis of Workdays and Workweeks' in Journal of the Royal Statistical Society: Series A. 174(2): 349-368. (with L. Lesnard)
2009 ‘Calibrating Stylised Time Use Data with Diary Data’ Social Indicators Research, 93(1): 239–243. (with J. Gershuny)
2008 'Measurement Error in Stylized and Diary Data on Time Use'. Sociological Methodology, 38, 101-132. (with S. Pudney)
2008 'Measuring Housework Participation: the gap between "stylised" questionnaire estimates and diary-based estimates'. Social Indicators Research, 86(3), pp. 381-400.
2008 ‘Does Gender Trump Money? Housework hours of husbands and wives in Britain’. Work, Employment and Society, 22(1), 45-66.
A full list of my publications can be found from my CV.
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