Session 59:
Gender and generations

Saturday, June 24
9:00 AM - 10:30 AM
Room 6

Chair: John Hobcraft, University of York

  1. A six-item scale for measuring loneliness: testing the validity of the scale and explaining differences in loneliness in several countries of the Gender and Generation ProgrammeJenny Gierveld, Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute (NIDI)

  2. Recent demographic developments in Europe: new findings from the generations and gender SurveysAndrej Kveder, United Nations Economic Commission for Europe; Andres Vikat, United Nations Economic Commission for Europe

  3. The generations and gender contextual databaseMartin Spielauer, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research

  4. Generations and Gender Survey (GGS): towards a better understanding of relationships and processes in the life courseAndres Vikat, United Nations Economic Commission for Europe; Zsolt Speder, Demographic Research Institute, Budapest; Gijs Beets, Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute (NIDI); Francesco C. Billari, Università Bocconi; Christoph Buehler, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research; Aline Désesquelles, Institut National de la Statistique et des Etudes Economiques (INSEE); Tineke Fokkema, Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute (NIDI); Jan Hoem, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research; Alphonse MacDonald; Gerda Neyer, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research; Ariane Pailhe, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED); Antonella Pinnelli, Università di Roma "La Sapienza"; Anne Solaz, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED)

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