Friday, August 23 / 6:59 AM - 6:59 AM   •   Bergsmannen

Session 29:
Optimal fertility, demographic dividend and policy challenges

Chair: Alexia Fürnkranz-Prskawetz, Vienna University of Technology

  1. Demographic transition, window of opportunity, and population bonus: toward a new population policy in Iran Hatam Hosseini, Bu-Ali Sina University;

  2. Optimal fertility Wolfgang Lutz, International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA); Erich Striessnig, Wittgenstein Centre (IIASA, VID/ÖAW, WU);

  3. Comparative policy perspectives of happiness and childbearing Arnstein Aassve, Università Bocconi; Maria Sironi, University of Pennsylvania;

  4. Population policies for low fertility countries: the need for thinking beyond the conventional repertory Paul Demeny, Population Council;

  5. Demographic transition and demographic dividend in the states of India Debasis Barik, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS);

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