Elke Loichinger


E-Mail: loiching@iiasa.ac.at


Dr. Loichinger is a Research Scholar at the World Population Program and initially joined IIASA in 2009. Since then, she also held positions at the Vienna University of Economics and Business (WU), the Technical University Vienna and the Vienna Institute of Demography. Dr. Loichinger has a diploma in economic geography from the University of Regensburg, Germany (2004) and a Master of Public Policy from Duke University (2007). Before joining the Wittgenstein Center, she was a PhD student at the Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research in Rostock, Germany. She was awarded a Doctorate from WU in 2012 for her thesis on questions related to labour potential and human capital in aging societies in Europe. In 2013, she spent 6 months as a visiting scholar at the College of Population Studies at Chulalongkorn University, Bangkok, Thailand, and joined the faculty there as a lecturer in 2015.

Areas of Expertise

  • Population Projections
  • Population Ageing

Research Areas

Curriculum Vitae

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Affiliation: IIASA
E-Mail: loiching@iiasa.ac.at

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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