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Centre scientist Marc Luy on "Healthy life expectancy" in a STANDARD Interview

23 JUN 2017

This interview was published in der STANDARD on 9 June and is available in German.
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An end to population aging in USA, Germany, China

22 JUN 2017

Population aging could peak by 2040 in Germany and by 2070 in China, according to a new study published in the journal PLOS ONE.
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VID Colloquium - 27th June 11am

20 JUN 2017

Daniela Grunow (Goethe-University Frankfurt/Main) will present her research on norms and gender divisions of work during the transition to parenthood.
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Education and health are priorities in sustainable development

20 JUN 2017

Wolfgang Lutz published his Inaugural Article in PNAS.
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VID Colloquium - 20th June 10am and 11:05am

19 JUN 2017

G Giuliani is going to present her research regarding hypergamy. M Hosseini-Chavoshi and M J Abbasi-Shavazi will talk about fertility transition in Iran.
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Microsimulation, agent based modelling and computational methods

14 JUN 2017

Wittgenstein Centre researchers will discuss immigration, diversity, human capital and the future labor force of developed countries.
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AGENTA Final Conference - CALL FOR PAPERS: Economic Consequences of Population Ageing and Intergenerational Equity

12 JUN 2017

Researchers, stakeholders and policy-makers discuss the challenges and develop strategies for adapting intergenerational transfer systems to demographic changes.
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Call for applications: Hands-on workshop on demographic analysis with application to aging society

7 JUN 2017

From 20 Nov - 1 Dec, Sergei Scherbov will lead a workshop at Chulalongkorn University. Application deadline: 15 July 2017.
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East meets west: Innovation and discovery

1 JUN 2017

Sergei Scherbov will present latest research on aging at the Third Asian Conference on Aging & Gerontology.
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Wittgenstein Centre contributes a workshop to Regional Academy on the United Nations (RAUN)

19 MAY 2017

The Centre contributed the workshop “Women and Forced Migration: From displacement to integration” to RAUN 2017 at Comenius University in Bratislava.
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The Wittgenstein Centre aspires to be a world leader in the advancement of demographic methods and their application to the analysis of human capital and population dynamics. It is a collaboration among the World Population Program of the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA), the Vienna Institute of Demography of the Austrian Academy of Sciences (VID/ÖAW) and the Demography Group and the Research Institute on Human Capital and Development of the Vienna University of Economics and Business (WU).

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