Session 97:
Impact of educational changes on family dynamics

Saturday, September 4
11:00 AM - 12:30 PM
Room HS33

Chair: Dimiter Philipov, Vienna Institute of Demography

  1. The reversal of the gender gap in education and its impact on union formation: an end to hypergamy?Joan Garcia Roman, Centre d’Estudis Demogràfics (CED); Albert Esteve, Centre d’Estudis Demogràfics (CED); Marc Ajenjo, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona

  2. An around-the-world decline in divorce for the most educated?Joshua R. Goldstein, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research; Hyunjoon Park, University of Pennsylvania; Brienna Perelli-Harris, University of Southampton

  3. Union dissolution in the Second Demographic Transition? A longitudinal analysis of educational differentials in France, Germany, the Netherlands and BelgiumInge Pasteels, University of Antwerp; Karel Neels, University of Antwerp

  4. Will Egypt be on time for catching the window of opportunity? Egypt’s future human capital by education and occupation, 2006-2051Anne Goujon, Vienna Institute of Demography and International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis (IIASA); Huda Alkitkat, Egyptian Cabinet Information and Decision Support Centre (IDSC)

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