Linda Mendes Delazeri




Linda Mendes Delazeri joined the Word Population Program (POP) at IIASA as Research Assistant in association with the Coordination of Improvement of Higher Level Personnel (CAPES) of the Brazilian government. Ms. Delazeri is a PhD Student of Applied Economics at the Federal University of Viçosa (Brazil). She holds a Master’s degree in Applied Economics from the Department of Rural Economics at the Federal University of Viçosa and a Bachelor’s degree in Economics from the same University.

Ms. Delazeri’s research interests include economics of natural and environmental resources and agriculture economics. She is currently studying the effects of climate change on agriculture production and on rural outmigration in Brazil. Her research at IIASA includes combining population and climate change scenarios to simulate migratory movements from rural areas of Brazil over the 21st century.


Affiliation: IIASA

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