Fertility and Well-Being

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Shifts in the Fertility-Development Nexus at the Macro and Micro Level

Jessica Nisén (MPIDR / University of Helsinki, Finland), Aiva Jasilioniene, Daniel Ciganda, Andres Castro, Mathias Lerch, Angelo Lorenti, Nicolas Todd, Mikko Myrskylä, Natalie Nitsche; in Collaboration with Gunnar Andersson (Stockholm University, Sweden), Francesco C. Billari (University of Oxford, United Kingdom / Bocconi University, Milan, Italy), Lars Dommermuth (Statistics Norway, Oslo, Norway), Diego R. Farinas (Spanish National Research Council, Madrid, Spain), Jonathan Fox (Free University of Berlin, Germany), Sebastian Klüsener (Bundesinstitut für Bevölkerungsforschung), Hans-Peter Kohler (University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA), Michaela Kreyenfeld (Hertie School of Governance GmbH, Berlin, Germany), Hill Kulu (University of St Andrews, United Kingdom), Trude Lappegård (University of Oslo, Norway), Pekka Martikainen (University of Helsinki, Germany), Karel Neels (University of Antwerp, Belgium), Bernhard Riederer (Vienna Institute of Demography, Austria), Vladislava Stankuniene (Vytautas Magnus University, Lithuania), Laurent Toulemon (Institut National d'Etudes Demographiques, France), Francisco Viciana (Institute of Statistics and Cartography of Andalusia, Spain), Ruben Van Gaelen (University of Amsterdam, Netherlands), Ben Wilson (Stockholm University, Sweden), Jonas Wood (University of Antwerp, Belgium)

There is increasing evidence of substantial shifts in how the development of human populations and the socioeconomic status of individuals are related to fertility in highly developed parts of the world. This project aims to identify the determinants of these shifts.  Detailed Description

Research Keywords:

Fertility Development

Region keywords:

OECD countries, World


Castro Torres, A. F.:
MPIDR Working Paper WP-2020-001. (2020)    
Hellstrand, J.; Nisén, J.; Miranda, V.; Fallesen, P.; Dommermuth, L.; Myrskylä, M.:
MPIDR Working Paper WP-2020-007. (2020)    
Ciganda, D.; Lorenti, A.:
In: Social Informatics 11th International Conference, SocInfo 2019, Doha, Qatar, November 18–21, 2019, Lecture Notes in Computer Science., 218–238. Cham: Springer. (2019)
Ciganda, D.; Todd, N.:
MPIDR Working Paper WP-2019-024. (2019)    
Hellstrand, J.; Nisén, J.; Myrskylä, M.:
MPIDR Working Paper WP-2019-006. (2019)    
Nisén, J.; Klüsener, S.; Dahlberg, J.; Dommermuth, L.; Jasilioniene, A.; Kreyenfeld, M.; Lappegård, T.; Li, P.; Martikainen, P.; Neels, K.; Riederer, B.; te Riele, S.; Szabó, L.; Trimarchi, A.; Viciana, F.; Wilson, B.; Myrskylä, M.:
MPIDR Working Paper WP-2019-018. (2019)    
Nisén, J.; Martikainen, P.; Myrskylä, M.; Silventoinen, K.:
European Journal of Population 34:3, 337–366. (2018)    
Ciganda, D.; Villavicencio, F.:
In: Agent-based modelling in population studies: concepts, methods, and applications, 405–435. Cham: Springer. (2017)
Wood, J.; Klüsener, S.; Neels, K.; Myrskylä, M.:
MPIDR Working Paper WP-2017-014. (2017)    
Klüsener, S.; Dribe, M.; Scalone, F.:
MPIDR Working Paper WP-2016-009. (2016)    
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