11 October 2019 - 12 October 2019
The Asian Population Forum is one of the main platforms of the Asian MetaCentre for Population and Sustainable Development Analysis to exchange research ideas and experiences of its collaborating institutes in comparative analysis of population dynamics across Asia. Organized by the Asian Demographic Research Institute (ADRI) at Shanghai University, the headquarter of the Asian MetaCentre since 2015, the conference will be held between 11-12 October in Shanghai, China. The main purpose of the second Asian Population Forum is to get together collaborators from the collaborating institutes of the Asian MetaCentre to present research findings and progress reports of the major research themes defined at the first Asian Population Forum.
Researchers from the World Population Program (POP) will present current studies at this conference. For more information please visit the event website.
Friday, Oct. 11, 2019
9-9.30AM, Opening: Welcome Remarks and Introduction
1.30-3.10PM, Application of demographic dynamics and human capital models in
3.20-5PM, Priorities for international migration research in Asia: sponsored by IUSSP Scientific Panel on International Migration: Strengthening the Knowledge Base for Policy
Saturday, Oct. 12, 2019
10.30-11.30AM, Patterns and trends of internal migration and urbanization in countries of Asia
1.30-2.50PM, Methods and Issues in developing sub‐national population and human capital projection models
3.30-5PM, Closing and Discussion for Collaboration under Asian MetaCentre for Population and Sustainable Development Analysis
Last edited: 16 October 2019
Research at IIASA's World Population Program
10 Oct 2016 - 12 Oct 2016
Demographic Data sheets
Hammer B, Spitzer S, Vargha L, & Istenič T (2020). The gender dimension of intergenerational transfers in Europe. The Journal of the Economics of Ageing 15: e100234. DOI:10.1016/j.jeoa.2019.100234.
Hoffmann R & Muttarak R (2020). Greening through schooling: understanding the link between education and pro-environmental behavior in the Philippines. Environmental Research Letters 15 (1): e014009. DOI:10.1088/1748-9326/ab5ea0.
Andrijevic M, Crespo Cuaresma J, Muttarak R , & Schleussner C-F (2020). Governance in socioeconomic pathways and its role for future adaptive capacity. Nature Sustainability 3: 35-41. DOI:10.1038/s41893-019-0405-0.
Diamond-Smith N, Saikia N , Bishai D, & Canudas-Romo V (2020). What has contributed to improvements in the child sex ratio in select districts of India? A decomposition of the sex ratio at birth and child mortality. Journal of Biosocial Science 52 (1): 27-36. DOI:10.1017/S0021932019000221.
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