Subject: Sociology and Economics
ISSN: 1728-4414
ISSN Online: 1728-5305
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Successor to Demographische Informationen

Editor: Tomáš Sobotka
Managing Editor: Maria Winkler-Dworak            

doi: 10.1553/populationyearbook2004
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Editorial II
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Wolfgang Lutz
Preface III
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Authors for this volume IV
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Contents VII
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Francesco C. Billari and Aart C. Liefbroer
Is the Second Demographic Transition a useful concept for demography? Introduction to a debate 1
doi: 10.1553/populationyearbook2004s1
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Dirk J. van de Kaa
Is the Second Demographic Transition a useful research concept: Questions and answers 4
doi: 10.1553/populationyearbook2004s4
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David Coleman
Why we don't have to believe without doubting in the “Second Demographic Transition” - some agnostic comments. 11
doi: 10.1553/populationyearbook2004s11
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Eva Bernhardt
Is the Second Demographic Transition a useful concept for demography? 25
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Giuseppe A. Micheli
Claiming for a demologic approach to demographic change 29
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Tomas Frejka and Jean-Paul Sardon with the assistance of Alain Confesson
Fertility in Austria: Past, Present and the Near Future 35
doi: 10.1553/populationyearbook2004s35
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Hans-Peter Kohler and José Antonio Ortega
Old Insights and New Approaches: Fertility Analysis and Tempo Adjustment in the Age-Parity Model 57
doi: 10.1553/populationyearbook2004s57
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Francesco C. Billari and Dimiter Philipov
Women’s education and entry into a first union. A simultaneous-hazard comparative analysis of Central and Eastern Europe 91
doi: 10.1553/populationyearbook2004s91
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Norman Braun and Henriette Engelhardt
Diffusion Processes and Event History Analysis 111
doi: 10.1553/populationyearbook2004s111
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Vegard Skirbekk
Age and Individual Productivity: A Literature Survey 133
doi: 10.1553/populationyearbook2004s133
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Peter Schimany and Katarína Zigová
Attitudes toward Policy on Ageing. Results of the Population Policy Acceptance Survey in Austria 155
doi: 10.1553/populationyearbook2004s155
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Alexia Prskawetz, Jiang Leiwen and Brian C. O’Neill
Demographic composition and projections of car use in Austria 175
doi: 10.1553/populationyearbook2004s175
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Wolfgang Loibl
Simulation of suburban migration: driving forces, socio-economic characteristics, migration behaviour and resulting land-use patterns 203
doi: 10.1553/populationyearbook2004s203
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Maria Winkler-Dworak
Food Security, Fertility Differentials and Land Degradation in Sub-Saharan Africa: A Dynamic Framework 227
doi: 10.1553/populationyearbook2004s227
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Martin Spielauer
Intergenerational Educational Transmission within Families: An Analysis and Microsimulation Projection for Austria 253
doi: 10.1553/populationyearbook2004s253
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Gudrun Exner
Rudolf Goldscheid (1870–1931) and the Economy of Human Beings 283
doi: 10.1553/populationyearbook2004s283
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Gustav Feichtinger, Alexia Prskawetz, and Vladimir M. Veliov
Workshop on “Age-structured models in population dynamics and economics” at the Vienna Institute of Demography, October 27–28, 2003 333
doi: 10.1553/populationyearbook2004s333
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Francesco C. Billari, Thomas Fent, Alexia Prskawetz and Jürgen Scheffran
Workshop on “Agent-Based Computational Modelling. An Instrument for Analysing Complex Adaptive Systems in Demography, Economics and Environment” at the Vienna Institute of Demography, December 4–6, 2003 338
doi: 10.1553/populationyearbook2004s338
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