The Journal of Population Economics in an international quarterly that publishes original theoretical and applied research in all areas of population economics. The journal is published in collaboration with the Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA) and the European Society for Population Economics (ESPE). The Journal is published by Springer-Verlag.
Editor-in-Chief: Klaus F. Zimmermann
Hosted by: Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA)
Officially cited as: J Popul Econ
2013 Impact Factor: 1.470
Further Ranking details are available here.
The 2014 Editor-in-Chief Report is available here.
Issue 1 of Volume 28 is now available online.
Dr. Haoming Liu received the 2015 Kuznets Prize for his article "The quality-quantity trade-off: evidence from the relaxation of China’s one-child policy." Further information about the Kuznets Prize is available here.
Lead Article (28/1): "Malthus to modernity: wealth, status, and fertility in England, 1500–1879" by Gregory Clark and Neil Cummins. J Popul Econ (2015) 28(1): 3-29.
The Call for Papers for the 29th Annual Conference of the European Society for Population Economics (ESPE) is available here.
Unexplored dimensions of discrimination in Europe: homosexuality and physical appearance by Eleonora Patacchini, Giuseppe Ragusa and Yves Zenou
Fertility and economic instability: the role of unemployment and job displacement by Emilia Del Bono, Andrea Weber and Rudolf Winter-Ebmer
Maternity leave and children’s cognitive and behavioral development by Michael Baker and Kevin Milligan
The unintended: negative outcomes over the life cycle by Wanchuan Lin and Juan Pantano
The impact of Internet diffusion on marriage rates: evidence from the broadband market by Andriana Bellou
Compensating for unequal parental investments in schooling by Loren Brandt, Aloysius Siow and Hui Wang
Strategic non-marital cohabitation: theory and empirical implications by Amy Farmer and Andrew W. Horowitz
More Online First articles are available here.