The explanatory power of education

POPNET Newsletter 45, Winter 2013/14: A recent paper in Demography sheds new light on our understanding of the effects of population change on economic growth, with education rather than fertility decline being the main demographic driver.



In this issue:

  • The Demographic Dividend is an Education-triggered Dividend
  • Coordinating a New EU Project on National Transfer Accounts
  • Special Issue in Ecology and Society: Evidence shows that Education is Reducing Vulnerability to Natural Disasters and hence unavoidable Climate Change

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