MaxHel Center

At a Glance Projects Publications Team


The two Directors of the Center: Pekka Martikainen and Mikko Myrskylä. © MPIDR/Wilhelm


Head of the Laboratory of Population Health
Head of the Laboratory of Fertility and Well-Being
Head of the Research Group Labor Demography
Director of the MaxHel Center



Population Research Unit
Faculty of Social Sciences
University of Helsinki
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.