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29
Jun
‘17

Opinion: Census 2016 puts on display the increasing diversity in Australians’ relationships - Ann Evans and Edith Gray

Click here to read Census 2016 puts on display the increasing diversity in Australians’ relationships by Associate Professor Ann Evans and Associate Professor Edith Gray. This article was published by The Conversation, 27 June 2017

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29
Jun
‘17

Opinion: Census 2016: location and education affects how many children you have - Ann Evans and Edith Gray

Click here to read Census 2016: location and education affects how many children you have by Associate Professor Ann Evans and Associate Professor Edith Gray. This article was published in The Guardian, 27 June 2017.

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29
Jun
‘17

Opinion: Is there an alternative to the census? - Edith Gray

Click here to read Associate Professor Edith Gray's article Is there an alternative to the census? published in The Age, 27 June 2017.

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27
Jun
‘17

Mortality Analysis and Forecasting

The School of Demography, ANU recently collaborated with the IUSSP Scientific Panel on Lifespan Extension with Varying Cause-of-death Trajectories, the Jawaharlal Nehru University, and Max Planck Odense Center for an IUSSP Seminar on Mortality...

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27
Jun
‘17

Ageing in a Foreign Land

Professor Heather Booth recently gave an invited keynote plenary address at the 4th International Conference on Ageing in a Foreign Land (Flinders University 20-22 June 2017). The title of her address was ‘Ageing and Longevity: what the future...

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19
Jun
‘17

Hanbo Wu accepted to European Doctoral School of Demography

  Congratulations to Hanbo Wu, who has recently completed his Masters studies here at ANU School of Demography. Hanbo was supervised for his Advanced thesis by Prof Heather Booth. The title of his thesis is ‘Mortality Transition in...

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16
Jun
‘17

The changing shape of Australia’s overseas-born population

New research from Tom Wilson and James Raymer finds dramatic changes to the composition of the overseas-born population in their analysis of the period 1981 to 2011. Immigration to Australia now hails from a much greater range of origins than the...

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16
Jun
‘17

Having Children in Australia – Where You Live Matters

New research from Edith Gray and Ann Evans demonstrates that contextual differences in regional Australian leads to higher fertility over and above differences found due to the composition of the population living in regional areas. After taking...

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16
Jun
‘17

Congratulations Louise Sims - 25 Years of Service

A huge congratulations to Executive Assistant Louise Sims who recently received her 25 Year Service Award for her time at the Australian National University. Louise started her employment at ANU with the Department of Economics in 1986, and has also...

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28
Apr
‘17

Peter Hughes: Citizenship Test Mark II – How much juice can you squeeze out of an orange?

Posted on 25 April 2017 on John Menadue – Pearls and Irritations It seems that Coalition governments have developed a habit of squeezing the citizenship “orange” for political advantage when there are some community concerns about...

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