Friday, September 2 / 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM   •   Room P 11

Session 65:
Population, development and environment interactions

Chair: Samir K.C., Shanghai University and International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA)

  1. The impact of population and economic growth on the achievement of the Millennium Development Goals Iñaki Permanyer, Centre d’Estudis Demogràfics (CED), UAB;

  2. Structure of population, women status and development at local level: the case of Sub-Saharan countries Silvana Salvini, Università di Firenze; Fausta Ongaro, Università di Padova;

  3. The “first” demographic transition: refurbishment and revision of a classical model in search of main drivers of the process Marc Luy, Vienna Institute of Demography; Bernhard Koeppen, Federal Institute for Population Research (BiB);

  4. Grabbed land: the socio-demographic determinants Laura Terzera, Università degli Studi di Milano - Bicocca; Anna Paterno, Università degli Studi di Bari;

  5. Women, weather, and woes: the triangular dynamics of female-headed households, economic vulnerability, and climate variability in South Africa André J. Pelser, University of the Free State; Raya Muttarak, Wittgenstein Centre (IIASA, VID/ÖAW, WU); Martin Flatø, Nordic Institute for Studies in Innovation, Research, and Education (NIFU);

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