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Improving governance is key for adaptive capacity

28 OCT 2019

Jesus Crespo Cuaresma, Raya Muttarak and colleagues published a new study in Nature Sustainability .
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The long arm of childhood conditions

23 OCT 2019

In this new study published in PLOS one, Nadia Steiber explores if the long arm of childhood conditions only become visible later in life.
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#DACH19: Follow us on Twitter!

23 OCT 2019

The 19th German-Austrian-Swiss Demographer's Meeting (DACH 19) starts today and will end this friday. Follow us on Twitter for event highlights!
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Vacancies: 2 University Assistants (prae doc) positions at the Department of Demography

22 OCT 2019

These positions are to be filled at the Faculty of Social Sciences of the University of Vienna. Deadline: 11 November 2019.
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"Social Security: Long-Term Financing and Reform"

21 OCT 2019

Based on future projections, M. Sanchez-Romero and A. Fürnkranz-Prskawetz show the characteristics of a sustainable pay-as-you-go pension system.
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Corresponding Research Areas: Population Economics

Vacancy: Tenure-Track Professorship for the field of Demography and Sustainable Development

18 OCT 2019

This position is to be filled at the Faculty of Social Sciences of the University of Vienna. Deadline: 20 November 2019.
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WIC Colloquium 17.10.2019, 13:00

16 OCT 2019

Marina Dodlova from the University of Passau will visit the Wittgenstein Centre and give a talk.
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WIC Colloquium 16.10.2019, 11:00

15 OCT 2019

Mehtab S. Karim from the Malir University of Science & Technology will visit the Wittgenstein Centre and give a talk.
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Best Paper Award for Mr. Moradhvaj and his co-authors

15 OCT 2019

Former IIASA-YSSP student Mr. Moradhvaj, Wolfgang Lutz, Nandita Saikia, Erich Striessnig and Samir KC were honored at the Second Asian Population Forum.
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Population aging to create pockets of climate vulnerability in the US

14 OCT 2019

Erich Striessnig and colleagues published a new paper in Environmental Research Letters.
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