Press releases

Kinder als Karriereknick für Frauen in Österreich
OeAW Presseaussendung, 20 Mai 2022

‘Future-oriented climate policy should include families’ – study on intergenerational justice and climate change
Population Europe press release, 15 March 2022

„Zukunftsorientierte Klimapolitik sollte Familien an Bord holen“ – Studie zur Generationengerechtigkeit im Klimawandel
Population Europe Presseaussendung, 15 March 2022

Understanding modern infectious diseases and their impacts
IIASA press release, 08 March 2022

Experience of climate extremes increase Green voting in Europe
IIASA press release, 07 February 2022

Klimawandel heizt Höhenflug grüner Parteien in Europa an
OeAW press release, 07 February 2022

Health fears can increase pandemic isolation habits in older Europeans
IIASA press release, 11 January 2022

Wenn Wissenschaft in Zweifel gezogen wird
OeAW press release, 13 December 2021

Exploring the link between access to electricity and fertility
IIASA press release, 13 December 2021

Wirtschaftskrisen: Junge Europäer/innen zahlen die Zeche
OeAW press release, 06 December 2021

A package of policies can help smallholder farmers adapt to a changing climate
IIASA press release, 2 December 2021

Late maternity does not bring about lower fertility in European countries
INED press release, 18 November 2021

Future prosperity in China is unlikely to be hindered by population aging
IIASA press release, 28 September 2021

The kids are not alright
IIASA press release, 27 September 2021

Gesundheit Geflüchteter in Österreich besser als in Deutschland
OeAW/WU press release, 17 June 2021

Paare in Osteuropa werden öfter ungeplant Eltern als in Westeuropa
OeAW press release, 14 June 2021

Ist Covid-19 ein Motor für Gendermedizin?
OeAW press release 25 May 2021

„In manchen Ländern sind die Geburten­zahlen regelrecht abgestürzt“
OeAW press release, 21 April 2021

A new way to measure human wellbeing towards sustainability
IIASA press release, 16 March 2021

Religiöse Menschen bekommen mehr Kinder
OeAW press release, 9 March 2021

Covid verringert Lebenserwartung, stiehlt aber keine Lebensjahre
OeAW press release, 15 February 2021

Quality education essential to closing the growing global skills gap
IIASA press release, 9 February 2021

Herdenimmunität: Wie weit wir tatsächlich davon entfernt sind
OeAW press release, 28 January 2021


Empowering women could help address climate change
IIASA press release, 15 December 2020

ÖAW-Forscher/innen holen fünf ERC-Grants nach Österreich
OeAW press release, 9 December 2020

Acht ERC Consolidator Grants für Wissenschafter*innen der Universität Wien
Universität Wien press release, 9 December 2020

Assessing the impacts of global climate change on population trends
IIASA press release, 9 December 2020

Wie lange ein Lockdown dauern soll
OeAW press release, 7 December 2020

Are people healthy enough to retire later?
IIASA press release, 7 December 2020

Österreich und seine Werte
Universität Wien press release, 23 October 2020

COVID-19 could cause declines in life expectancy in 2020 in severely affected areas
IIASA press release, 17 September 2020

Klimaflucht: Wie der Klimawandel Migration verstärkt
OeAW press release, 14 September 2020

Höhere COVID-19 Sterblichkeit nicht alleine durch enge familiäre Kontakte erklärbar
Universität Wien press release, 29 July 2020

Wirtschaftliche Unsicherheit lässt Geburtenrate sinken
OeAW press release, 10 July 2020

When is someone old?
IIASA press release, 8 July 2020

Planning for a growing elderly population
IIASA press release, 26 June 2020

Homo sapiens literata - the brainpower for sustainable development
IIASA press release, 16 June 2020

A new approach to measuring inequalities in development
IIASA press release, 30 April 2020

Immer mehr Mütter arbeiten nur Teilzeit
OeAW press release, 29 April 2020

Economic recovery after shutdown could take up to three years
IIASA press release, 21 April 2020

Reducing the risk to children’s health in flood-prone areas of India
IIASA press release, 14 April 2020

Wie der Wohnort das Kinderkriegen beeinflusst
OeAW press release, 23 March 2020

Rethinking mortality and how we plan for old age
IIASA press release, 17 March 2020

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.