Research Group

Labor Demography

At a Glance Projects Publications Team


Environmental Determinants of Human Capital Accumulation

Joshua Wilde; in Collaboration with Benedicte Apouey (Paris School of Economics, France)

We explore the relationship between environmental factors such as disease ecology, heat waves, famine, floods, and other climate shocks on short- and long-run health and educational outcomes in low- and middle-income countries.  Detailed Description

Research Keywords:

Economics, Employment, Retirement, Education and Science


De la Croix, D.; Docquier, F.; Fabre, A.; Stelter, R.:
IRES discussion papers 2019/19, Louvain-la-Neuve. (2019)    
Wilde, J.; Apouey, B.; Coleman, J.; Picone, G.:
MPIDR Working Paper WP-2019-019. (2019)    
Walke, R.; Ciganda, D.; Klüsener, S.:
MPIDR Technical Report TR-2018-005. (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.