Fertility and Well-Being

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Analyzing Male Fertility: Towards a Comparative Approach

Conducted by Mikko Myrskylä; Christian Dudel, Sebastian Klüsener; in Collaboration with Jessica Nisén (University of Helsinki, Finland)

The project shows that there is considerable variation in the differences between male and female fertility across countries and over time. This is the case for both the quantum and the timing of fertility.  Detailed Description

Research Keywords:

Fertility Development

Region keywords:

Europe, OECD countries


Barclay, K. J.; Kolk, M.:
MPIDR Working Paper WP-2019-020. (2019)
Dudel, C.; Klüsener, S.:
Population Studies 73:3, 439–449. (2019)
Dudel, C.; Klüsener, S.:
MPIDR Technical Report TR-2019-001. (2019)
Dudel, C.:
Demografische Forschung Aus Erster Hand 14:2, 3–3. (2017)
Dudel, C.; Klüsener, S.:
MPIDR Working Paper WP-2017-019. (2017)
Dudel, C.; Klüsener, S.:
Demographic Research 35:53, 1549–1560. (2016)
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