Podcast: The benefits of an aging population

PODCAST - 07 October 2014 Elke Loichinger


IIASA researcher Elke Loikinger spoke to Vienna's Radio FM4 Reality Check show about a new study showing the benefits of population aging. Read more about the study>>

Download Elke Loichinger on Radio FM4 [mp3, 2,449.3 kb]

About the speaker

Elke Loichinger joined IIASA's World Population (POP) Program as a Research Assistant in October 2009 and is currently a Research Scholar. She was awarded a Doctorate from the University of Economics and Business (WU) in 2012 for her thesis on questions related to labor potential in aging societies, with a focus on Europe.

Dr. Loichinger has a diploma in economic geography from the University of Regensburg, Germany (2004) and a Master of Public Policy from Duke University (2007). Before joining IIASA, she was a PhD student at the Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research in Rostock, Germany.


Elke Loichinger

Guest Research Scholar

World Population


The plus side of population aging

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