Krystof Zeman joined the Vienna Institute of Demography in September 2008 as a research scientist with main focus on the Human Fertility Database project.

Krystof Zeman has studied at the Charles University in Prague, including studies at the University of Amsterdam and the Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research in Rostock. He completed his PhD in demography in 2004. He also received a BA in Economics in 1998. In 2004–2008 he worked at the Demographic Statistics Section of the Czech Statistical Office.

Areas of Expertise

  • Demography of Central and Eastern Europe
  • Timing and Sequencing of Family Formation Process
  • Fertility Data

Research Areas

Curriculum Vitae

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Affiliation: VID/ÖAW
E-Mail: krystof.zeman(at)oeaw.ac.at
Phone: +43 1 31336 7724

Other Resources

VID website
Personal Website
Human Fertility Database
Full list of publications

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