The Journal of Population Economics in an international quarterly that publishes original theoretical and applied research in all areas of population economics. The journal is published in collaboration with POP at UNU-MERIT, the Global Labor Organization (GLO) and the European Society for Population Economics (ESPE). The Journal is published by Springer-Verlag.
Editor-in-Chief: Klaus F. Zimmermann
Hosted by: POP at UNU-MERIT
Officially cited as: J Popul Econ
2015 Impact Factor: 1.139 (5-year IF: 1.509)
Rank 73 of 1790 journals listed in RePEc (March 2017)
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Cognitive skills, non-cognitive skills, and family background: evidence from sibling correlations by Silke Anger, Daniel D. Schnitzlein
A normative justification of compulsory education by Alessandro Balestrino, Lisa Grazzini, Annalisa Luporini
Sibling gender composition’s effect on education: evidence from China by Xiaoyan Lei, Yan Shen, James P. Smith, Guangsu Zhou
Inter-firm mobility and return migration patterns of skilled guest workers by Briggs Depew, Peter Norlander, Todd A. Sørensen
The prestigious 2016 Kuznets Prize was awarded by the Journal of Population Economics' Editor-in-Chief, Klaus F. Zimmermann, during a ceremony at the ASSA meetings on January 4, 2016. It goes to Loren Brandt, Aloysius Siow, and Hui Wang for their paper "Compensating for unequal parental investments in schooling,” Journal of Population Economics (2015), 28(2), pp. 423-462. The prize honors the best article published in the Journal of Population Economics in 2015.
Congratulations to Loren Brandt, Aloysius Siow, and Hui Wang!
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