Publications

Selected publications

Green returns to education: Does schooling contribute to pro-environmental behaviours? Evidence from Thailand

Author(s): Chankrajang T, Muttarak R
Reference: Ecological Economics, 131:434-448.
Year: 2017
Research Theme: Population and Environment
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Are we overly dependent on conventional dependency ratio

Are we overly dependent on conventional dependency ratio

Author(s): Sanderson WC, Scherbov S
Reference: Population and Development Review, 41(4):687-708
Year: 2015
Research Theme: Population Ageing
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Universal education is key to enhanced climate adaptation

Universal education is key to enhanced climate adaptation

Author(s): Lutz W, Muttarak R, Striessnig E (equal contribution; authors are listed alphabetically)
Reference: Science, 346(6213):1061-1062
Year: 2014
Research Theme: Population and Environment
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Meeting the Sustainable Development Goals leads to lower world population growth

Author(s): Abel G, Barakat B, KC S, Lutz W
Reference: Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences: 201611386
Year: 2016
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Quantifying Global International Migration Flows

Quantifying Global International Migration Flows

Author(s): Abel G, Sander N
Reference: Science 28 March 2014: Vol. 343 no. 6178 pp. 1520-1522
Year: 2014
Research Theme: Migration, Population Dynamics
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World population and human capital in the twenty-first century

World population and human capital in the twenty-first century

Author(s): Lutz, Butz, KC
Reference: ISBN: 9780198703167
Year: 2014
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Latest publications

The Educational Gradient of Parity Specific Fertility Intentions in Europe: A Meta-Analysis

Author(s): Testa M R, Stephany F
Reference: Vienna Yearbook for Population Research 2017, Vienna (forthcoming)
Year: 2017
Access: Public

Trends in working life expectancy in Europe

Author(s): Loichinger E, Weber D
Reference: Journal of Aging and Health, October 2016 vol. 28 no. 7 1194-1213
Year: 2016
Research Theme: Population Ageing, Population Economics
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'Sorry I forgot your birthday!': Adjusting apparent school participation for survey timing when age is measured in whole years.

Author(s): Barakat B
Reference: International Journal of Educational Development 49: 300-313
Year: 2016
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A Comparison of Fertility in Canada and Australia, 1926-2011

Author(s): McDonald P, Belanger A
Reference: Canadian Studies in Population Vol. 43(1-2): 5-22
Year: 2016
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A harmonized dataset on global educational attainment between 1970 and 2060 – an analytical window into recent trends and future prospects in human capital development

Author(s): Anne Goujon, Samir K.C., Markus Speringer, Bilal Barakat, Michaela Potancoková, Jakob Eder, Erich Striessnig, Ramon Bauer and Wolfgang Lutz
Reference: Journal of Demographic Economics, Volume 82 September 2016, pp. 315-363
Year: 2016
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Are daughter’s childbearing intentions related to their mother’s socio-economic status? 35(21) Demographic Research, 581-616.

Author(s): Maria Rita Testa, Valeria Bordone, Beata Osiewalska, Vegard Skirbekk
Reference: 35(21) Demographic Research, 581-616
Year: 2016
Research Theme: Fertility and Family
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Are family sizes of parents and children still related? Revisiting the cross-generational relationship over the last century

Author(s): Beaujouan É, Solaz A
Reference: Document de travail 223, Ined, France
Year: 2016
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Are family sizes of parents and children still related? Revisiting the cross-generational relationship over the last century

Author(s): Beaujouan E, Solaz A
Reference: Document de travail 223, Ined, France
Year: 2016
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Better way to measure ageing in East Asia that takes life expectancy into account

Author(s): Scherbov, S, Sanderson, WC, Gietel-Basten, S
Reference: Australasian Journal on Ageing
Year: 2016
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Contextualizing the Education Effect on Women's Employment: A Cross-National Comparative Analysis

Author(s): Steiber N, Berghammer C, Haas B
Reference: Journal of Marriage and Family, Vol. 78(1): pp. 246-261
Year: 2016
Research Theme: Education
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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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