The Wittgenstein Centre at the PAA 2019

27 MAR 2019

The Annual Meeting of the Population Association of America (PAA) provides a forum for demographers, sociologists, economists, public health professionals, and other individuals interested in research and education in the field of population. In 2019 the conference is taking place between 10-13 April in Austin, USA. Researchers from the Wittgenstein Centre will present and discuss new research in presentations and poster sessions at this important event.

For detailed information to the PAA 2019 please visit the event website.

Wittgenstein Centre contributions at the PAA

Thursday, April 11, 2019

Poster Session 1: Fertility, Family Planning, Sexual Behavior & Reproductive Health 1, 8AM

Session 6: Climate Change and Migration, 8.30AM

Chair: Erich Striessnig

Session 12: Gender Inequality and Fertility, 8.30AM

Session 36: Early Life Environmental and Economic Exposures: Impact on Demographic and Health Outcomes in India and Sub-Saharan Africa, 10.30AM

Session 46: Innovative Data and Methods for Population & Environment Research, 10.30AM

Session 47: Spatial Methods, 10.30AM

Discussant: Erich Striessnig

Poster Session 3: Population, Development & the Environment; Data & Methods; Applied Demography, 12.30-2PM

Session 58: Labor Market Change and Fertility, 1PM

Chair: Anna Matysiak

Poster Session 4: Marriage, Family, Households, & Unions, 2.30PM

Session 103: Innovative Approaches, Data, and Analytical Strategies in the Study of Migration, 5PM

Session 121: Population Processes, the Environment, and Energy, 5PM 

Friday, April 12, 2019

Poster Session 6: Health & Mortality & Aging, 8-9.30AM

Session 163: Innovative Application of Demographic Theory to Population-Environment Research, 10.15AM

Session 165: Mathematical Demography, 10.15AM

Chair: Vanessa Gabrielle di Lego Goncalves

Poster Session 8: Economy, Labor Force, Education & Inequality, 12.30-2PM

Session 182: Age Patterns of Mortality, 1PM

Session 200: Pensions, Social Security, and Retirement, 4.45PM

Saturday, April 13, 2018

Poster Session 10: Fertility, Family Planning, Sexual Behavior & Reproductive Health 2, 9AM

Poster Session 11: Health & Mortality 2, 11AM

Session 234: Climate Change and Population Health, 11.15

Discussant: Raya Muttarak

Corresponding Research Areas: Demography of Austria, Demography of Education, Family and Fertility, Forecasting and Ageing, Health and Longevity, Human Capital Data Lab, Human Capital Modelling, Migration: Drivers and Impacts, Population Economics, Population, Environment and Sustainable Development

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).

Wittgenstein Centre Partner: WU Wittgenstein Centre Partner: OEAW Wittgenstein Centre Partner: IIASA