Research Scientist

Pekka Martikainen

Laboratory of Population Health


Behavioral Determinants of Health and Mortality Projects details
Costs and Gains of Postponing Parenthood Projects details
Demographic Perspectives on Human Capital Formation Projects details
Early-Life Determinants of Cognitive Functioning, Health, and Mortality Projects details
Immigrant-Native Health Disparities Over the Life Course in the European Context Projects details
Linked Lives: The Importance of the Family for Socioeconomic Attainment, Health, and Mortality Projects details
Medically Assisted Reproduction Projects details
Monitoring Mortality Inequalities Consortium Projects details
Mortality Disparities at Subnational Level Projects details
Shifts in the Fertility–Development Nexus at the Macro and Micro Level Projects details
Social and Economic Determinants of Physical and Mental Health Over the Life Course Projects details

MPIDR Publications

Recent All

Airaksinen, J.; Aaltonen, M.; Tarkiainen, L.; Martikainen, P.; Latvala, A.:
Journal of Developmental and Life-Course Criminology 9:1, 54–70. (2023)    
Aradhya, S.; Tegunimataka, A.; Kravdal, Ø.; Martikainen, P.; Myrskylä, M.; Barclay, K. J.; Goisis, A.:
International Journal of Epidemiology 52:1, 156–164. (2023)    
Einiö, E.; Metsä-Simola, N.; Peltonen, R.; Martikainen, P.:
Scandinavian Journal of Public Health 51:1, 75–81. (2023)    
Hegvik, T.; Klungsøyr, K.; Kuja-Halkola, R.; Remes, H. M.; Haavik, J.; D'Onofrio, B. M.; Metsä-Simola, N.; Engeland, A.; Fazel, S.; Lichtenstein, P.; Martikainen, P.; Larsson, H.; Sariaslan, A.:
American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology 228:2, 233.e1–233.e12. (2023)    
Kühn, M.; Metsä-Simola, N.; Martikainen, P.:
Social Psychiatry and Psychiatric Epidemiology 58:3, 409–420. (2023)    

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