Bernhard Binder-Hammer joined the Vienna Institute of Demography after receiving his doctoral degree in Social Sciences and Economics at the Vienna University of Technology in 2014. During his doctoral studies he worked on National Transfer Accounts, an accounting system which measures the relation between the age of individuals and their economic activities. His research at the Wittgenstein Centre focuses on measures of economic activity and wellbeing across the life course.

Areas of Expertise

  • Intergenerational Transfers
  • Time Use Data
  • Measures Beyond GDP
  • Satellite Accounts

Research Areas

Curriculum Vitae

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Affiliation: VID/ÖAW
E-Mail: bernhard.hammer(at)oeaw.ac.at
Phone: +43 1 31336 7728

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. In assessing the effects of these forces on long-term human well-being, we combine scientific excellence in a multidisciplinary context with relevance to a global audience. It is a collaboration among the Department of Demography of the University of Vienna, the World Population Program of the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA) and the Vienna Institute of Demography of the Austrian Academy of Sciences (VID/ÖAW).

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