European Society for Population Economics (ESPE)

The European Society for Population Economics was founded in 1986 to facilitate the communication and exchange of ideas between researchers from European and other countries around the globe. Equal emphasis is given to theoretical and applied research across a wide range of fields, all related to population economics. Research interests of members of the Society include: Education, Health, Labor market topics (human capital, employment, unemployment, wages, firm behavior), Demographics (marriage, fertility, ageing, retirement, mortality, immigration), Income (poverty, inequality), Housing and household issues, Inter-generational mobility, Crime, Discrimination, Institutions, and Policy evaluation.

ESPE Elections 2017 - Results

The elections for ESPE President-elect 2019 and for 2 Council members for the period 2018-2020 took place during the period running from October 10 and November 10 2017. 187 out of 271 ESPE members have voted.

Kjell Salvanes is now the President-elect 2019 with 96% of the valid votes. 

Ghazala Azmat and Adeline Delavande were the most voted candidates for council members. 

The Society takes the chance to thank all candidates for their willingness to cooperate and all members who have participated in these elections.



2018 ESPE Annual Conference

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The 32nd Annual Conference of the European Society for Population Economics (ESPE) will take place on June 25-27, 2018, at the University of Antwerp, Belgium. The local organisers are Sunčica Vujić and Stijn Baert. Shelly Lundberg (University of California, Santa Barbara) will serve as the program chair. The keynote speakers will be Jérôme Adda (University of Bocconi) and Uta Schoenberg (University College London). The presidential address will be given by Michèle Belot (European University Institute).

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