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Labor Demography

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Demographic Perspectives on Human Capital Formation

Conducted by Mikko Myrskylä; Peter Eibich, Chia Liu, Pekka Martikainen

We explore human capital as both a major determinant and major outcome of demographic processes. A particular focus is on immigrants, how migration impacts their human capital, and what consequences this impact has.  Detailed Description

Research Keywords:

Education and Science


Lahtinen, H.; Martikainen, P.; Korhonen, K.; Morris, T. T.; Myrskylä, M.:
MPIDR Working Paper WP-2023-015. (2023)    
Nisén, J.; Tassot, J.; Iacoella, F.; Eibich, P.:
MPIDR Working Paper WP-2022-021. (2022)    
Remes, H. M.; Sirniö, O.; Martikainen, P.:
Acta Sociologica 65:3, 313–331. (2022)    
Eibich, P.; Liu, C.:
MPIDR Working Paper WP-2020-012. (2020)    
Nisén, J.; Bijlsma, M. J.; Martikainen, P.; Wilson, B.; Myrskylä, M.:
MPIDR Working Paper WP-2019-017. (2019)    
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