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
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Call for Papers: IZA/RIETI Workshop: Changing Demographics and the Labor Market
Call for Papers: 7th Annual Meeting on the Economics of Risky Behaviors (AMERB)
And the IZA Prize goes to...Gary Fields! More.
Call for Applications: IZA Summer School
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." More.
Download the 2015 Kuznets Prize Article free of charge here.
Issue 1 of Volume 28 is now available online.
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.
Do national cancer screening guidelines reduce mortality? by Adam Leive and Thomas Stratmann
Can’t buy mommy’s love? Universal childcare and children’s long-term cognitive development by C. Felfe, N. Nollenberger and N. Rodriguez-Planas
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
More Online First articles are available here.