Research Group

Kinship Inequalities

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Genealogical Approaches to Estimate Demographic Dynamics and the Role of Kin Support in the Context of Armed Conflicts

Diego Alburez-Gutierrez

We use genealogical and anthropological data and methods to understand how armed conflict and mass violence affect demographic dynamics in local populations and to gain insights into the mediating role of family structure and kin support.  Detailed Description

Research Keywords:

Data and Surveys, Demographic Change, Intergenerational Relationships, Life Course

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Alburez-Gutierrez, D.; Acosta, E.; Zagheni, E.:
SocArxiv papers. unpublished. (2023)    
Alburez-Gutierrez, D.:
Demography 59:3, 1173–1194. (2022)    
Alburez-Gutierrez, D.:
Revista Análisis de la Realidad Nacional 10:208, 91–104. (2021)    
Alburez-Gutierrez, D.:
MPIDR Working Paper WP-2021-003. (2021)    
Alburez-Gutierrez, D.:
Demographic Research 40:23, 627–656. (2019)    
Leone, T.; Alburez-Gutierrez, D.; Ghandour, R.; Coast, E.; Giacaman, R.:
Conflict and Health 13:36, 1–15. (2019)    
Alburez-Gutierrez, D.:
London: London School of Economics and Political Science. (2018)
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.