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ERC Starting Grants for Diederik Boertien, Mathias Lerch and Ben Wilson

Population Europe is delighted to announce three new outstanding projects financed by the prestigious ERC Starting Grant that will be hosted by our partner institutes.

  • Diederik Boertien will be working at the Centre for Demographic Studies at the Autonomous University of Barcelona on his project on Sexual Minorities and Inequality of Opportunity. Read more about Boertien's project here.

  • Mathias Lerch will be hosted by the Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research (MPIDR) to study Migration in cities of the global South: drivers, interactions and sociodemographic consequences. Read the official announcement from MPIDR here.

  • Ben Wilson at the Stockholm University Demography Unit (SUDA) will lead the interdisciplinary project A Better Life for the Children of Exile: Intergenerational Adaptation of the Descendants of Refugees. Read the official announcement here.