Award for Social Demography

Anna Matysiak honored with the Dirk van de Kaa Award at EPC 2018 in Brussels!

At the EPC 2018 in Brussels, Anna Matysiak was given the Dirk van de Kaa award for outstanding achievements in social demography, and the interplay of population dynamics and social change.

The Award is dedicated to the groundbreaking contributions of Dirk van de Kaa to the study of population including his work on the Second Demographic Transition. It also celebrates his efforts to co-found and build the European Association for Population Studies, notably as its first President. This Award is sponsored by the Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute (NIDI), where Dirk van de Kaa was founding Director.