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CREW will be present at the coming European Population Conference 2018 in Bruxelles (Belgium) with several presentations and posters:

Thursday, June 7th

11:00-12:30, Room D0.05, Session#15: Childlessness, Parenthood and Subjective Well-Being. the Relevance of Conceptualizing Parenthood and Childlessness As a Continuum. (Bruno Arpino and Marco Albertini)

11:00-12:30, Room D0.05, Session#15: Elderly with and without Children: Do They Report Different Health Conditions? (Maria Silvana Salvini)

11:00-12:30, Room D0.05, Session#15: Time Allocation, Loneliness and Wellbeing in Later Life: The Case of Italy (Maria Letizia Tanturri and Annalisa Donno)

11:00-12:30, Room D2.01 –Promotiezaal, Session #19: Gender Differences in Active Aging before and after Retirement Age in 18 European Countries. (Aïda Solé Auró and Bruno Arpino)

11:00-12:30, Room D2.01 – Promotiezaal, Session #19: The Dynamics of Social Care and Paid Work in Mid-Life. (Jane Falkingham, Madelin Gomez-Leon, Maria Evandrou and Athina Vlachantoni)

11:00-12:30, Room D0.05, Session #120: Life goes on: Influence of social network on mental health after late-life partnership dissolution (Jordi Gumà and Celia Fernandez-Carro)

14:00, Tent, Session #P1.4: What Contributed to the Large Sex Differentials in Lifespan Variation and Life Expectancy in South Korea (Akansha Singh and Younga Kim)

14:00, Tent, Session #P1.33: You Can’t Have Your Cake and Eat It Too. Does Grandparenting Compete with Social Participation? (Merih Ates, Bordone Valeria and Bruno Arpino)

14:00-15:30, Room D0.07, Session #28: Large Families in a Context of Lowest-Low Fertility: What Do We Know about Them? (Fausta Ongaro, Maria Castiglioni and Franco Bonarini)

17:30-18:30, Tent, Session #P2.22: Preference or Indifference? Parents and the Sex Composition of Children (Ester Rizzi and Malgorzata Mikucka)

17:30-18:30, Tent, Session #P2.34: Modelling the Long-Term Dynamics of Population Structures. The Reference Age Structure (Gustavo De Santis and Giambattista Salinari)

17:30-18:30, Poster Presentation (2): Too Much Breaks the Bag. Health Consequences of Combining Grandparental Childcare with Other Caregiving Roles (Bruno Arpino and Madelin Gómez-León)

Friday, June 8th

9:00-10:30, Room D0.02, Session #53: Gender inequalities in health in later life: Does informal caregiving matter? (Damiano Uccheddu, Anne H. Gauthier, Nardi Steverink and Tom Emery)

9:00-10:30, Room D0.05, Session #55: Like a Black Swan. Non-Standard Family Trajectories and Subjective Wellbeing at Older Ages (Bruno Arpino, Jordi Gumà and Albert Julià)

11:00-12:30, Room D0.02, Session #73: Is Retirement Bad for Health? a Matching Approach (Elena Pirani, Marina Ballerini, Alessandra Mattei and Gustavo De Santis)

14:00-15:30, Room E0.04, Session #81: Patterns of Multigenerational Caregiving across Europe (Sarah E. Patterson and Rachel Margolis)

Saturday, June 9th

9:00 – 10:30, Room D0.05, Session #101: Is Partner’s Education Important to Understand Health Status at Older Ages? Insights from the Spanish Case (Jeroen Spijker and Jordi Gumà)

9:00 – 10:30, Room D0.03, Session #103: Better an Egg Today Than a Stork Tomorrow? Risk Aversion and Fertility Decisions in Italy (Bruno Arpino and Daniela Bellani)

9:00 – 10:30, Auditorium QD, Session #108: Feeling Good in Old Age: Factors Explaining Health-Related Quality of Life (Aïda Solé Auró and Manuela Alcañiz)

11:00-12:30, Room E0.04, Session #116: The Provision of Support Towards Multiple Generations (Athina Vlachantoni, Madelin Gomez-Leon, Jane Falkingham and Maria Evandrou)

11:00-12:30, Room E0.06, Session #118: Who does not Intend to Retire? Mothers’ opportunity costs and compensation at later ages in Europe (Younga Kim and Ester Rizzi)

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CREW will be present at the coming annual meeting of the Population Association of America in Denver (USA) with several presentations and posters:

• “Who Does Not Intend to Retire? Mothers’ Opportunity Costs and Compensation at Later Ages in Europe”;
Younga Kim, Ester Lucia Rizzi ;
Oral session 116-2; Friday, April 27, 2018 ; 08:35 AM – 08:55 AM ; Plaza Court 2

• “No spouse, no son, no daughter, no kin in contemporary China: Prevalence, Correlates, and Differences in Economic Support
Zhangjun Zhou, Ashton Verdery, and Rachel Margolis;
Thursday April 26, 1pm in Plaza Court 8

• “Patterns of Multigenerational Caregiving Across Europe
Sarah E. Patterson and Rachel Margolis;
Poster Session P2, Thursday, April 26, 10-11:30AM Plaza Exhibit

• “Too Much Breaks the Bag: Health Consequences of Combining Grandparental Childcare With Other Caregiving Roles”;
Bruno Arpino and Madelin Gómez-León;
Poster session P7; Friday, April 27, 2018; 10:00 AM – 11:30 AM; Plaza Exhibit.

• “Early-Life Conditions and Health at Older Ages: The Mediating Role of Educational Attainment and Life Course Trajectories”;
Bruno Arpino, Jordi Guma and Albert Julià;
Poster session P5; Thursday, April 26, 2018; 04:30 PM – 06:00 PM; Plaza Exhibit.

• “Like a Black Swan: Non-standard Family Trajectories and Subjective Well-being at Older Ages”;
Bruno Arpino, Jordi Guma and Albert Julià;
Poster session P5; Thursday, April 26, 2018; 04:30 PM – 06:00 PM; Plaza Exhibit.

• “Gender Differences in Active Aging Before and After Retirement Age in 18 European Countries”;
Aida Sole-Auro and Bruno Arpino;
Poster session P5; Thursday, April 26, 2018; 04:30 PM – 06:00 PM; Plaza Exhibit.

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The second meeting of CREW will be held in Bruxelles on the 5th of June as a side meeting of the European Population Conference 2018.

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Representatives of CREW participated in the conference “JPI MYBL: Increasing the Knowledge Base on Demographic Change“, Bruxelles, 13th of February 2018.

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May 18, 2017: CREW job offer! 2-year post-doctoral fellowship to work at RECSM-UPF in Barcelona. To access the call clik here.

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April 11-12, 2017: We held our kick-off meeting for CREW at the Universitat Pompeu Fabra in Barcelona, Spain.