Latest POP Publications

IIASA's World Population Program documents the results of its research either in its own publications or in high level external media, ranging from peer-reviewed journals to commercial books. 

Goujon A , Wazir A, & Gailey N (2020). Pakistan: A population giant falling behind in its demographic transition. Population and Societies 576 (04/20)

Sanchez-Romero Miguel & Fürnkranz-Prskawetz A (2020). The Impact of Reducing the Pension Generosity on Inequality and Schooling. De Economist DOI:10.1007/s10645-020-09359-w.

Crespo Cuaresma J, Danylo O, Fritz S, Hofer M, Kharas H, & Laso Bayas JC (2020). What do we know about poverty in North Korea? Palgrave Communications 6 (1): e40. DOI:10.1057/s41599-020-0417-4.

Marois G & Aktas A (2020). Projecting health trajectories in Europe using microsimulation. IIASA Working Paper. Laxenburg, Austria: WP-20-004

Vézina S & Belanger A (2020). Are large surveys of adult literacy skills as comparable over time as we think? Large-scale Assessments in Education 8 (1) DOI:10.1186/s40536-020-00080-3.

Ghislandi S, Muttarak R , & Shaikh M (2020). Empowering girls, delaying marriage: Exploring the role of marital age and education on domestic violence in India. IIASA Working Paper. Laxenburg, Austria: WP-20-002

Crespo Cuaresma J, Huber F, & Onorante L (2020). Fragility and the effect of international uncertainty shocks. Journal of International Money and Finance: e102151. DOI:10.1016/j.jimonfin.2020.102151. (In Press)

Reiter C & Lutz W (2020). Survival and Years of Good Life in Finland in the very long run. Finnish Yearbook of Population Research 54: 1-27. DOI:10.23979/fypr.87148.

Hammer B, Spitzer S , Vargha L, & Istenič T (2020). The gender dimension of intergenerational transfers in Europe. The Journal of the Economics of Ageing 15: e100234. DOI:10.1016/j.jeoa.2019.100234.

Spitzer S (2020). Biases in health expectancies due to educational differences in survey participation of older Europeans: It’s worth weighting for. The European Journal of Health Economics DOI:10.1007/s10198-019-01152-0. (In Press)

Hoffmann R & Muttarak R (2020). Greening through schooling: understanding the link between education and pro-environmental behavior in the Philippines. Environmental Research Letters 15 (1): e014009. DOI:10.1088/1748-9326/ab5ea0.

Andrijevic M, Crespo Cuaresma J, Muttarak R , & Schleussner C-F (2020). Governance in socioeconomic pathways and its role for future adaptive capacity. Nature Sustainability 3: 35-41. DOI:10.1038/s41893-019-0405-0.

Diamond-Smith N, Saikia N , Bishai D, & Canudas-Romo V (2020). What has contributed to improvements in the child sex ratio in select districts of India? A decomposition of the sex ratio at birth and child mortality. Journal of Biosocial Science 52 (1): 27-36. DOI:10.1017/S0021932019000221.

Scherbov S , Sanderson W, & Andruchowitz S (2020). Aging Demographic Data Sheet 2020. IIASA

Hynes, W., Lees, M. & Müller, J.M., eds. (2020). Systemic Thinking for Policy Making: The Potential of Systems Analysis for Addressing Global Policy Challenges in the 21st Century. Paris, France: New Approaches to Economic Challenges, OECD Publishing. ISBN 978-92-64-49456-5 DOI:10.1787/879c4f7a-en.

Burns T, Lutz W, Goujon A , & KC S (2020). The Potential of Integrated Education and Population Policies. In: Systemic Thinking for Policy Making: The Potential of Systems Analysis for Addressing Global Policy Challenges in the 21st Century. pp. 91-98 Paris, France: New Approaches to Economic Challenges, OECD Publishing. ISBN 978-92-64-49456-510.1787/879c4f7a-en.

Lanzi E, Agrawala S, Dellink R, Lutz W, Zimm C , Nakicenovic N , Fritz S, & Rao N (2020). Developing Pathways to Sustainability: Fulfilling Human Needs and Aspirations while Maintaining Human Life Support Systems. In: Systemic Thinking for Policy Making: The Potential of Systems Analysis for Addressing Global Policy Challenges in the 21st Century. pp. 39-48 Paris, France: New Approaches to Economic Challenges, OECD Publishing. ISBN 978-92-64-49456-510.1787/879c4f7a-en.

Marois G , Bélanger A, & Lutz W (2020). Population aging, migration, and productivity in Europe. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences: e201918988. DOI:10.1073/pnas.1918988117.

Philipov D & Scherbov S (2020). Subjective length of life of European individuals at older ages: Temporal and gender distinctions. PLOS ONE 15 (3): e0229975. DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0229975.

Spitzer S & Shaikh M (2020). Health misperception and healthcare utilisation among older europeans. Vienna Institute of Demography

Striessnig E & Bora JK (2020). Under-Five Child Growth and Nutrition Status: Spatial Clustering of Indian Districts. Spatial Demography DOI:10.1007/s40980-020-00058-3.

Gendronneau C, Wiśniowski A, Yildiz D, Zagheni E, Fiorio L, Hsiao Y, Stepanek M, Weber I, et al. (2019). Measuring Labour Mobility and Migration Using Big Data:. European Commission

Lutz W (2019). World Population Trends and the Rise of homo sapiens literata. IIASA Working Paper. Laxenburg, Austria: WP-19-012

Bora J, Saikia N , & Lutz W (2019). Revisiting the causes of fertility decline in Bangladesh: Family planning program or female education? IIASA Working Paper. Laxenburg, Austria: WP-19-011

Gietel-Basten S & Scherbov S (2019). Is half the world’s population really below ‘replacement-rate’? PLoS ONE 14 (12): e0224985. DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0224985.

Moradhvaj & Saikia N (2019). Gender Disparities in Health-care Expenditure (HCE) and Financing Strategies (HCFS) for In-patient Care in India. SSM - Population Health 9: e100372. DOI:10.1016/j.ssmph.2019.100372.

Steiber N (2019). Intergenerational educational mobility and health satisfaction across the life course: Does the long arm of childhood conditions only become visible later in life? Social Science and Medicine 242: e112603. DOI:10.1016/j.socscimed.2019.112603.

Striessnig E , Gao J, O'Neill B, & Jiang L (2019). Empirically-based spatial projections of U.S. population age structure consistent with the shared socioeconomic pathways. Environmental Research Letters 14 DOI:10.1088/1748-9326/ab4a3a.

Ediev D (2019). On the sources of instability of the Mitra model for years of life at old-age. Communications in Statistics: Case Studies, Data Analysis and Applications: 1-11. DOI:10.1080/23737484.2019.1682485. (In Press)

Gietel-Basten S & Scherbov S (2019). Exploring the ‘True Value’ of Replacement Rate Fertility. Population Research and Policy Review DOI:10.1007/s11113-019-09561-y. (In Press)

Yugbaré Belemsaga D, Goujon A , Degomme O, Nassa T, Duysburgh E, Kouanda S, & Temmerman M (2019). Assessing changes in costs of maternal postpartum services between 2013 and 2014 in Burkina Faso. International Journal for Equity in Health 18 (1): e154. DOI:10.1186/s12939-019-1064-5.

Spitzer S & Weber D (2019). Reporting biases in self-assessed physical and cognitive health status of older Europeans. PLoS ONE 14 (10): e0223526. DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0223526.

Umansky K, Lutz W, & Weber D (2019). The Impact of Education and Age Cohort on Attitudes toward Immigration in Europe. IIASA Working Paper. Laxenburg, Austria: WP-19-008

Abel G , Raymer J, & Guan Q (2019). Driving factors of Asian international migration flows. Asian Population Studies 15 (3): 243-265. DOI:10.1080/17441730.2019.1664526.

Messerli P, Kim EM, Lutz W, Moatti J-P, Richardson K, Saidam M, Smith D, Eloundou-Enyegue P, et al. (2019). Expansion of sustainability science needed for the SDGs. Nature Sustainability DOI:10.1038/s41893-019-0394-z.

Emelyanova A (2019). Exploring the Future Population and Educational Dynamics in the Arctic: 2015 to 2050. Finnish Yearbook of Population Research 53: 1-24. DOI:10.23979/fypr.70159.

Lijadi AA (2019). What are universally accepted human values that define ‘a good life’? Historical perspective of value theory. IIASA Working Paper. IIASA, Laxenburg, Austria: WP-19-006

Gietel-Basten S & Scherbov S (2019). Better way to measure ageing in Oceania that takes life expectancy into account. Australasian Journal on Ageing 38 (3): 98-102. DOI:10.1111/ajag.12692.

Marois G , Sabourin P, & Belanger A (2019). Forecasting human capital of EU member countries accounting for sociocultural determinants. Journal of Demographic Economics 85 (3): 231-269. DOI:10.1017/dem.2019.4.

Scherbov S , Sanderson W, & Andruchowitz S (2019). United States Aging Data Sheet 2019. IIASA

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