Fertility and Well-Being


The Couple Dimension of Economic Precariousness (Dissertation)

Lydia Veronica Palumbo, Mikko Myrskylä, Sebastian Klüsener; in Collaboration with Ann Berrington (University of Southampton, United Kingdom), Agnese Vitali (University of Southampton, United Kingdom)

Most micro-level research on the effects of economic uncertainty on fertility treats each member of a couple separately. This Ph.D. project aims to improve our understanding of the couple dimension by studying the strategies of couples when one or both partners face economic uncertainty.Detailed description

Research keywords: Fertility Development; Economics, Employment, Retirement

Region keywords: Germany; United Kingdom