The stages of the life cycle, Ageing

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    Pensions : three policy levers

    This graph is a calculation chart which shows the various options for balancing the French pensions system by 2020. It summarizes the range of different policies that could be implemented. To reach equilibrium, we can act upon one or more of the policy levers.

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  • Memo

    Prevalence of breastfeeding in French maternity clinics

    A new phase of the survey was launched on October 21, 2014, as ELFE cohort children reached age 3 and a half. It aims to collect more detailed information on early childhood, either by telephone or, for the first time, interviews in respondents’ homes. The success of this new phase will depend on the investment of the participating families and their conviction of the importance of this research, which will be pursued until their child turns 20. Conducted by INED and INSERM in partnership with the EFS, this study will comprise several stages, from data collection to researchers’ publication of their results.

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  • Memo

    Mortality has fallen since 1950, but for whom?

    Mortality fell considerably in the 20th century in western countries, but the decrease was neither regular nor continuous. Demographers are working to understand the main factors behind these decreases and their interruptions, notably by distinguishing between the “period” and “cohort” factors related to differences between successive generations.

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  • Video European Fertility – Beyond the new Myths

    European Fertility – Beyond the new Myths

    Interview of Ron Lesthaeghe (Académie Royale Flamande de Belgique) November 14, 2014, at INED Duration : 6’24

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