Thursday, June 7 / 2:00 PM - 3:30 PM   •   Room 'Auditorium QC'

Session 1079:
Forced Migration: Family Transitions, Health and Vulnerability

Chair: Isabella Buber-Ennser, Vienna Institute of Demography

  1. Forced migration and fertility: the Karelian displaced population in Finland Jan Saarela, Åbo Akademi University; Vegard Skirbekk, Columbia University;

  2. Class Background, Mental Wellbeing and Labor Market Aspirations of Young Syrian Refugees in Germany Hans Dietrich, IAB;

  3. Family Formation in a Context of Forced Migration: Marriage and Fertility Among Syrian Refugees and the Host Population in Jordan Maia Sieverding, American University of Beirut; Caroline Krafft, St. Catherine University;

  4. Does living in informal settlements make you vulnerable? An Italian assessment exercise Ben Wilson, Stockholm University; Annalisa Busetta, Department of Economics, Business and Statistics - University of Palermo; Valeria Cetorelli, United Nations Economic and Social Commission for Western Asia; Daria Mendola, Department of Economics, Business and Statistics - University of Palermo;

  5. Migration, Assimilation, and Chronic Disease Among Refugees in Belgium Hadewijch Vandenheede, Vrije Universiteit Brussel; Solveig Cunningham, Emory University;

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