Fertility and Well-Being

At a Glance Projects Publications Team

Research areas and projects of this laboratory are as follows

Research Areas

Contemporary and Future Trends in Fertility


Shifts in the Fertility–Development Nexus at the Macro and Micro Level Project details
Causal Inference Approaches to Fertility over the Life Course Project details
Improvement and Evaluation of Fertility Forecasts Project details
Family Formation in Comparative Perspective Project details
A Spatial Approach to European Fertility Trends (Dissertation) Project details

The Intersection of Health and Fertility


Costs and Gains of Postponing Parenthood Project details
Consequences of Sibling Group Structure Project details
Medically Assisted Reproduction Project details
The Influence of Health and Cognition on Fertility Project details

Fertility and Economic Uncertainty


Long-Term Perspectives on Crisis and Fertility Project details
The Couple Dimension of Economic Precariousness (Dissertation) Project details

A Comparative Perspective on Male Fertility Trends


Analyzing Male Fertility: Toward a Comparative Approach Project details

Innovative Perspectives on the Fertility Transition


Fertility Change in Urban and Rural Areas of the Developing World Project details
Social and Spatial Distance in the Fertility Transition Project details
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