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Väinö Kannisto Award 2021 to Sebastián Peña

Väinö Kannisto Award of the year 2021 is granted to MD, PhD Sebastián Peña for his doctoral dissertation Socioeconomic differences in alcohol use, disorders and harm: Exploring the Alcohol Harm Paradox.

Fertility research webinar 3.11.2021

We warmly welcome you to the Fertility research webinar organized by the Itla Childrens Foundation and the Fertility Research Network (Synty) coordinated by the Family Federation of Finland (Väestöliitto).

Population Research Institute was granted funding

The Strategic Research Council (SRC) of the Academy of Finland has decided on new consortia to be funded. The Population Research Insitute is part of a consortium that received funding from the Demographic Changes - Causes, Consequences and Solutions (DEMOGRAPHY) program.

Fatherhood and wage inequality

New open access article out now. The study investigates whether and how fatherhood shapes the wage distribution in Britain, Finland, and Germany.

Call for Articles: Finnish Yearbook of Population Research

The Finnish Yearbook of Population Research is a peer reviewed, open access journal published by the Population Research Institute of the Family Federation of Finland (Väestöliitto) in collaboration with The Finnish Demographic Society and The Migration Institute of Finland.

The book Sexual Mind available online

Osmo Kontula’s book Sexual mind - Exploring the origins of arousal is now available online in English. The book is about origins of desire and arousal, that are hidden in the mind.

Population policies for the 21st century – Finland as a case example

Väestöliitto’s population policy report, Sustainable Population Development in Finland, is now available in English. The report presents ten population policy goals for Finland, such as achieving ecologically sustainable population development and developing ethical and humane incentives to...