Digital and Computational Demography

At a Glance Projects Publications Team


The Gender Revolution and its Effects on Family Formation and Stability

André Grow; in Collaboration with Eli Nomes, Jan Van Bavel (both: University of Leuven)

In this project, we study how changes in women’s economic roles in society over the last five decades in European countries have affected patterns of family formation and stability.  Detailed Description

Research Keywords:

Family Behavior, Fertility Development

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Grow, A.:
In: Simulieren und Entscheiden: Entscheidungsmodellierung, Modellierungsentscheidungen, Entscheidungsunterstützung, 59–83. Wiesbaden: Springer VS. (2019)
Nomes, E.; Grow, A.; van Bavel, J.:
Historical Life Course Studies 8, 1–26. (2019)
The Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research (MPIDR) in Rostock is one of the leading demographic research centers in the world. It's part of the Max Planck Society, the internationally renowned German research society.