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Social Background and the Demographic Life Course | Book Launch Event


This open-access book examines how childhood social disadvantage influences young-adult demographic decision-making and later-life economic and well-being outcomes.

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  • Aart C. Liefbroer, Theme leader Families and Generations at Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute (NIDI), Professor of Demography of the Lifecourse at the University Medical Center Groningen and Professor of Demography of Young Adults and Intergenerational Transmission at the Faculty of Social Sciences, VU University Amsterdam
  • Mioara Zoutewelle-Terovan, Researcher at the Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute (NIDI)
  • Francesco C. Billari, Professor in Demography and Dean of the Faculty at Bocconi University, Milan
  • Moderated by Daniela Vono de Vilhena, Deputy Executive Secretary at Population Europe