Endale Kebede is a postdoctoral teaching and research associate at the university of Vienna. He first joined the Wittgenstein center in 2015 as a teaching and research associate at the Vienna University of Economics and Business (WU). He was also affiliated to IIASA’s World Population (POP) Program as a research assistant from 2016-2020. Endale has more than 10 years teaching and research experience in economics and demography, in Africa and Europe.

Endale holds a PhD in economics and social sciences from the Vienna University of Economics and Business (WU), and three master’s degrees in economics from Lund university, university of Warwick and Arba Minch university. He also received the European research certificate from the European Association of population studies for his participation in the European Doctoral School of Demography (EDSD).

Endale’s research mainly focus on education and population dynamics with a particular attention to understanding the nature, causes and determinants of African’s ‘unique’ past and future fertility transitions. He is also interested on the interaction between environmental changes and population dynamics.

Areas of Expertise

  • Education, Fertility Desires and Fertility
  • Survey Data Analysis
  • Applied Microeconometrics

Research Areas

Curriculum Vitae

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Affiliation: University of Vienna
E-Mail: endale.birhanu.kebede(at)univie.ac.at

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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. 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 Austrian Academy of Sciences (ÖAW), the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA) and the University of Vienna.