Brian Buh


E-Mail: brian.buh(at)


Brian Buh joined the Vienna Institute of Demography in September 2020. He is a member of the BIRTHLIFE project team as well as pursuing a PhD in demography at the University of Vienna. His research interests include fertility and competing/complementary life course domains, micro-level behavioural decision making, uncertainty and the labour market. Before starting at the VID, Brian completed an MSc in Socio-Ecological Economics and Policy from the Vienna University of Economics and Business, and a BA in Political Science from the University of Iowa. He also spent several years working and teaching in Chile and Hong Kong.

Areas of Expertise

  • Fertility and Employment
  • Fertility Intentions
  • Life Course Analysis

Research Areas

Curriculum Vitae

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Affiliation: VID/ÖAW
E-Mail: brian.buh(at)
Phone: +43 1 51581 - 7755

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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.