New Department of Demography at the University of Vienna offers doctorate and MSc in "Global Demography"

POPNET Newsletter 51, Summer 2021: This 51st edition of POPNET presents the Department of Demography, established in 2019 by the University of Vienna in its Faculty of Social Sciences. The department serves as the university-based pillar of the Wittgenstein Centre (IIASA, OeAW, University of Vienna).



In this issue:

  • Restructuring at IIASA;
    • Baby boom or baby bust? Consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic for fertility trends;
    • Demographics of COVID-19 deaths;
    • An indirect method to monitor the fraction of people ever infected with COVID-19: An application to the United States;
    • New ERC projects at the Wittgenstein Centre;
    • Demographic Data Sheets;
    • Selected publications in high-impact interdisciplinary and high ranking disciplinary journals;
    • Vienna Yearbook of Population Research;
    • Awards, events, and calls for papers.

Since 1982 the IIASA Population and Just Societies Program (formerly World Population Program) issues the POPNET newsletter for an extensive network of researchers and institutes working in the field of population and sustainable development. On a regular basis collaborators and interested individuals are provided with details of developments within the program, current research, latest publications, and information on forthcoming meetings and conferences.

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Last edited: 22 July 2021


Wolfgang Lutz

Senior Program Advisor Population and Just Societies Program

Principal Research Scholar Social Cohesion, Health, and Wellbeing Research Group - Population and Just Societies Program

Katja Scherbov

Program and Project Officer Population and Just Societies Program

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Wittgenstein Centre (IIASA, OEAW, University of Vienna)

International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA)
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