Ester Lazzari joined the University of Vienna in April 2022 as a member of the ERC-funded project "BIC.Late". Her research focuses on the causes and consequences of late fertility and on the ways in which assisted reproduction affects contemporary and future fertility trends. Some of her other research interests include: the self-perception of infertility, fertility desires and intentions, and childlessness.

Ester Lazzari is a final year PhD student in Demography at the Australian National University. During her doctoral studies, she took part in the 2021 Young Scientist Summer Program at the International Institute for Applied System Analysis (IIASA). She holds a Master of Science and a Bachelor Degree in Economics and Social Sciences, both from Bocconi University. She is trained in applied demography, economics, and econometrics.

Areas of Expertise

  • Causes and consequences of late fertility
  • Childlessness
  • Assisted Reproduction
  • Infertility

Research Areas

Curriculum Vitae

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Affiliation: University of Vienna
E-Mail: ester.lazzari@univie.ac.at

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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.