Thursday, September 2 / 16:00 PM - 17:30 PM   •   Room HS32

Session 37:
Spatial redistribution of population in European countries

Chair: Tiit Tammaru, University of Tartu

  1. Re-urbanisation in Eastern-Germany: a controversial debate inbetween emphatic theories and rigged up data Ralf Mai, Federal Institute for Population Research, Germany; Bernhard Koeppen, Universität Koblenz-Landau; Claus Schloemer, Bundesinstitut für Bau-, Stadt- und Raumforschung (BBSR);

  2. A ‘recipe for depopulation’? School closures and regional population decline in Saxony Bilal Barakat, Vienna Institute of Demography;

  3. Changes and recent patterns in internal residential migration in the Czech Republic, 1989-2007 Jana Vobecka, Institute of Sociology, Academy of Sciences of the Czech Republic;

  4. (Withdrawn) Why are people in their early middle-age years moving to rural areas in the 2000s? Matti Saari, Statistics Finland;

  5. The comeback of the central city in Southern Europe: population growth and sociodemographic change in the Spanish urban cores Joaquin Recaño Valverde, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona; Antonio López Gay, Centre d'Estudis Demogràfics (CED);

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