Anna Dimitrova joined VID in January 2020 as a pre-doc fellow in the Migration, Education and Environmnet group. She first joined the Wittgenstein Centre in December 2016. Anna is interested in studying the interactions between environmental change and population dynamics. Her research focuses on the determinants of climate change vulnerabilities, as well as coping and adaptation strategies. Anna is currently a PhD candidate at the Vienna University of Economics and Business (WU). Previous to joining the VID, she worked for the International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA) and the Vienna Institute for Managing Sustainability (WIMAS), where she contributed to EU-funded research projects. Anna holds an MA in Economics from the University of Glasgow and an MSc in Socio-ecological Economics and Policy from the WU in Vienna.

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Affiliation: IIASA
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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.