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Ageing and Life Expectancy

Caring for older parents does not lead to early exit from the labour market
Ariane Bertogg (University of Konstanz), Tiziana Nazio (WZB Berlin Social Science Center and University of Torino) and Susanne Strauß (University of Konstanz) use SHARE data to find that providing regular care to parents or parents-in-law is not associated with a higher likelihood of exiting the labour market. [...]
Körperliche Aktivität bis ins hohe Alter Wie man lange körperlich aktiv bleibt und warum das für Wohlbefinden und Leistungsfähigkeit im Alter so wichtig ist, diskutieren Expertinnen und Experten aus Politik, Praxis und Forschung bei einem Online-Gespräch am 17. November 2020 von 11.30 Uhr bis 12.15 Uhr. Seien Sie mit dabei! 17.11.2020 | 11:30-12:15 An dem Gespräch wirken mit: [...]
By Maria Brandén and Colleagues at the Stockholm University Demography Unit
The risk of dying from COVID-19 is for individuals aged 70 and older in Stockholm County who live in the same household as a person of working age was 60 percent higher compared with the elderly who live with other old individuals, find Maria Brandén and colleagues of the Stockholm University Demography Unit. [...]
Ronald D. Lee of the University of California, Berkeley will speak at the opening lecture of the European Doctoral School of Demography. He will discuss economic impacts of changing population age distributions including their effects on capital, labour and transfers. [...]
The Vienna Yearbook of Population Research (VYPR) is seeking submissions for a Special Issue entitled “Demographic Aspects of the COVID-19 Pandemic and its  Consequences”, which will be guest edited by (in alphabetical order) Paola Di Giulio, Joshua Goldstein, Anne Goujon and Guillaume Marois. Examples of topics include:  [...]
The Förderfonds Wissenschaft in Berlin and the Secretariat of the European research network Population Europe announce the 2021 winners of the European Demographer Awards. [...]
The 22nd Nordic Demographic Symposium in Oslo will now be held from June 9-11, 2022. The symposium brings together researchers, students and other experts in population studies from the Nordic region. As more information becomes available, we will update this page. [...]
This online and in-person colloquium will present two population-based register studies from the Stockholm University Demography Unit, both discussing stratification of COVID-19 deaths in Sweden. [...]
This online and in-person colloquium will present three population-based register studies from the Stockholm University Demography Unit, all discussing the demography of COVID-19 deaths in Sweden. [...]

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