Call for Papers: Exploring Population Heterogeneities

The IIASA Population and Just Societies Program, the Austrian Academy of Sciences, and the University of Vienna cordially invite you to submit papers to the Wittgenstein Centre Conference 2023 on Exploring Population Heterogeneities. Deadline for submission: 30 June 2023


Call for Papers: Vienna Yearbook of Population Research

Submit your paper to the Vienna Yearbook of Population Research 24 - Special Issue on
Population and Climate Change: The Defining Relationship of the 21st Century

Deadline for submission: 31 May 2023


Wittgenstein Centre Colloquium

The WIC Colloquium is a regular event organized by the Centre where prestigious demographers and researchers from adjacent fields present their work. Don't miss a talk and register now!


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Wittgenstein Centre Report 2018–2022

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Human Capital Data Explorer 2.0.

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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.