European Population Conference 2014. Transitions: Opportunities and Threats
Budapest : EAPS, 2014.
This electronic publication contains all papers prepared for EPC 2014.
, , in : European Population Conference 2014. Transitions: Opportunities and Threats. : Budapest : EAPS, 2014.
As long as migration involves mainly young people, their relocation to the big cities has the strongest impact on sex-age structures both in core and peripheral areas. That’s why we are focusing our biggest part of attention on this particular age group in this paper. Unfortunately, Russian migration statistics is quite unreliable. It has failed ...
Added: October 19, 2014
Biryukova S., , , in : European Population Conference 2014. Transitions: Opportunities and Threats. : Budapest : EAPS, 2014. P. 312.
The current study provides new insights into explaining individual differences in the attitude toward childlessness in Russia. The main research aim is defining who are childless people in modern Russia and to what extent this status is compulsory (i.e. reproductive norms are lowered due to unfavorable life circumstances) or truly voluntary. Moscow is examined separately within the research ...
Added: November 7, 2014
Research target: Sociology (including Demography and Anthropology
, , Социологические исследования 2019 № 1 С. 116-126
The mortality rates from homicides and suicides, which serve as an indicator of the psychological well-being and the value of life in society, show a steady decline after the 2000s in Russia. However, another block of causes of death, event of undetermined intent shows the same rapid growth and since 2014 already exceeds the cumulative ...
Added: January 30, 2019
, , , European Physical Journal: Special Topics 2012 Vol. 205 No. 1 P. 355-373
The article considers dynamic processes involving non-linear power-law behavior in such apparently diverse spheres, as demographic dynamics and dynamics of prices of highly liquid commodities such as oil and gold. All the respective variables exhibit features of explosive growth containing precursors indicating approaching phase transitions/catastrophes/crises. The *rst part of the article analyzes mathematical models of demographic ...
Added: March 7, 2013
, , Fairness of Machine Learning Algorithms in Demography / . 2022.
The paper is devoted to the study of the model fairness and process fairness of the Russian demographic dataset by making predictions of divorce of the 1st marriage, religiosity, 1st employment and completion of education. Our goal was to make classifiers more equitable by reducing their reliance on sensitive features while increasing or at least ...
Added: May 31, 2022
, Общественные науки и современность 2015 № 2 С. 112-129
The author analyzes the arguments of critics of the theory of demographic transition. It is shown that the observed differences in demographic processes in different countries are not evidence of the fallacy of this theory. On the contrary, these differences fit well into the general trend of change, predicted by the theory, involving the replacement ...
Added: June 15, 2015
Global, regional, and national under-5 mortality, adult mortality, age-specific mortality, and life expectancy, 1970–2016: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2016
, The Lancet 2017 Vol. 390 No. 10100 P. 1084-1150
Background Detailed assessments of mortality patterns, particularly age-specific mortality, represent a crucial input that enables health systems to target interventions to specific populations. Understanding how all-cause mortality has changed with respect to development status can identify exemplars for best practice. To accomplish this, the Global Burden of Diseases, Injuries, and Risk Factors Study 2016 (GBD 2016) ...
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М. : КноРус, 2016
Рассматриваются предмет, цель, задачи и методы демографии. Излагается ее краткая история. Анализируются источники данных о населении. Изучаются вопросы численности и структуры населения, его качества, воспроизводства и миграции, даются основы демографической и миграционной политики, демографического прогнозирования. Для лучшего усвоения материала в каждой главе даны ключевые слова и контрольные вопросы. Приводятся многочисленные практические примеры. ...
Added: February 13, 2016
, , The Lancet Public Health 2017 Vol. 2 No. 5 P. e207-e208
In studies of massive changes in social life, researchers often have to rely on low-quality retrospective data such as memoirs and manipulated government reports as opposed to reliable data such as vital registration. The dissolution of the Soviet Union in 1991 was an unpredictable event with large-scale consequences for the lives of millions of Russians. ...
Added: April 13, 2017
, Общественные науки и современность 2012 № 2 С. 78-91
The article gives a developed criticism of representations that in advanced countries there were steady changes in dynamics of birth rate. This contradicts theories of demographic transition. The author polemizes with the arguments of M. Kluptas article published in same number. ...
Added: August 21, 2012
Does Milk Matter? Genetic Adaptation to Environment: The Effect of Lactase Persistence on Cultural Change
, Does Milk Matter? Genetic Adaptation to Environment: The Effect of Lactase Persistence on Cultural Change / Высшая школа экономики. Series SOC "Sociology". 2015.
Considering diet as often a product of adaptation to geographic environment, this paper suggests that not only amount of food (food abundance) is important, but what kind of foods people eat may also affect social change. One of the reasons for variation in diet is food intolerances as a result of adaptation to the environment. ...
Added: September 17, 2015
, Демоскоп Weekly 2010 № № 415 - 416
In this article the author is analyzing demographic indices (fertility, life interval, death-rate, migration) of the Kyrgyz Republic. Also probable trends of population change up to 2025, risks and losses associated with life time shortening, lack of social infrastructure, labour resources and etc were presented. ...
Added: December 5, 2013
, , Ректор ВУЗа 2015 № 7 С. 38-45
Одной из основных проблем социально-экономического прогнозирования в РФ является слабая изученность влияния демографических изменений на экономическое и социальное развитие страны, и спрос на услуги образования в данном случае не является исключением. Недоучёт демографического фактора при разработке и реализации стратегий и политики развития на федеральном, региональном, отраслевом уровнях в конечном итоге приводит к снижению эффективности управленческих ...
Added: October 11, 2015
This electronic publication contains all papers prepared for EPC 2016. ...
Added: September 8, 2016
Global, regional, and national comparative risk assessment of 79 behavioural, environmental and occupational, and metabolic risks or clusters of risks in 188 countries, 1990–2013: a systematic analysis for the Global Burden of Disease Study 2013
, The Lancet 2015 Vol. 386 No. 10010 P. 2287-2323
Background The Global Burden of Disease, Injuries, and Risk Factor study 2013 (GBD 2013) is the first of a series of annual updates of the GBD. Risk factor quantification, particularly of modifiable risk factors, can help to identify emerging threats to population health and opportunities for prevention. The GBD 2013 provides a timely opportunity to ...
Added: September 12, 2015
, Регионология 2016 № 4 (97) С. 140-159
В статье проанализированы миграционные процессы на Севере России в постсоветский период. Особое внимание уделено периоду с начала 2000-х гг. по настоящее время. Проведена типологизация северных территорий по миграционным показателям. ...
Added: September 28, 2016
, , Вестник Московского университета. Серия 10: Журналистика 2016 № 4 С. 3-21
The topic of demography in recent years excites a lot of discussion among politicians, economists and sociologists. These discussions are reflected in the media including on the Internet: the articles addresses issues of fertility and maternity capital, mortality and health, migration and the labor market. However in these articles it is possible to detect certain ...
Added: December 5, 2015
, Социум и власть 2014 № 4 С. 136-139
Book Review: Migration in Russia 2000-2012. Chrestomathy in 3 volumes. Russian International Affairs Council, Ch. Ed. IS Ivanov, Br. Ed. Zh.A. Zayonchkovskaya, comp.: N.V. Mkrtchyan, E.V. Tyuryukanova. M. Spetskniga [Special book], 2013. ...
Added: October 23, 2013
, Baltic Rim Economies 2020 No. 3 P. 55-56
The analysis of migration based on the Russian censuses and micro-censuses for the period from late 1980s to the mid-2010s shows that the Kaliningrad region may become more divorced from the main territory of Russia. Besides the geographic isolation of the region, there emerge also demographic and ethnic differences. The population of the Baltic region ...
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, , Journal of Futures Studies 2014 Vol. 19 No. 2 P. 21-40
The recent decade has witnessed remarkable success in various aspects of socioeconomic development in Tropical Africa. However, contrary to the “development is the best contraceptive” expectations, fertility in many countries remains stalled, frequently at very high levels of 5 and more children per woman. This actualizes the risks of population explosions, which are particularly sharp, ...
Added: October 19, 2014
, , Демоскоп Weekly 2012 № 522-526
Рассмотрены различные подходы к измерению материнской смертности, проанализирована глобальная ситуация в области материнской смертности, тенденции ее изменения. ...
Added: December 10, 2012
Как происходит начальный выбор институтов? Критика концепции "случайного развития" и структурный подход
, Общественные науки и современность 2017 Т. 5 С. 147-162
The paper aims to criticize one of the key argument of neoinstitutional theory – the “accidental” nature of institutional choice. The most consistently this idea is represented in Acemoglu and Robinson’s seminal book “Why nations fail”. According to their approach, the initial institutional choice is influenced by accidental, random historical circumstances. I disagree with this ...
Added: October 10, 2017
, Народонаселение 2015 № 2 С. 87-100
The article presents comparisons of the ages and facts of the occurrence of starting demographic events, based on the results from three big surveys carried out in Russia: ‘European Social Survey’ — 2006, ‘Generations and Gender Survey’ — 2004, 2007, 2011, and ‘Human, Family, Society’ — 2013. The research was devoted to inter-generation and gender ...
Added: March 23, 2015
, Демоскоп Weekly 2013 № № 575 - 576
The analyses is concerned with the population changes in Central Russia according to the last two population census data. ...
Added: October 12, 2014
Регулярное общенациональное репрезентативное обследование населения по изучению демографического, социального и экономического поведения «Человек, Семья, Общество»: анализ результатов первой волны и методическая подготовка второй волны (Regular National Representative Survey of the Demographic, Social and Economic Behavior of the Population "Person, Family, Society": An Analysis of the First Wave Data and Methodical Preparation to the Second Wave)
, , et al., Регулярное общенациональное репрезентативное обследование населения по изучению демографического, социального и экономического поведения «Человек, Семья, Общество»: анализ результатов первой волны и методическая подготовка второй волны (Regular National Representative Survey of the Demographic, Social and Economic Behavior of the Population "Person, Family, Society": An Analysis of the First Wave Data and Methodical Preparation to the Second Wave) / Social Science Research Network. Серия SSRN Working Paper Series "SSRN Working Paper Series". 2015.
The paper considers demographic, social and economic behavior of the Russian population. The first chapter is based on the first wave of the survey "Person, family, society" (2013). We develop a three- criteria methodology of stratification and analyze social dynamics of middle, post-middle and proto middle groups. The second chapter contains the results of the ...
Added: January 7, 2018
, Демоскоп Weekly 2012 № 529-530
В статье рассмотрены основные социально-экономические детерминанты распространения избыточного веса в России в 1994-2010 гг. ...
Added: June 2, 2015