Poznań University of Economics and the City of Poznań invite you to the open lecture that will be held by professor David de la Croix. The lecture entitled "Does fertility react to economic incentives, and does it matter" will take place on 13th Mai 2015 at 10 AM (Main lecture Hall, Main Building of PUE, al. Niepodległości 10).
David de la Croix (born 1964, PhD 1992) is Professor of Economics and member of both IRES and CORE at UCLouvain (Belgium). He has taught on a visiting basis at UCLA, Copenhagen, Aix-Marseille, Nanterre, Capetown, Sao Paulo and Rostock. He is the instigator and editor-in-chief of the Journal of Demographic Economics, and was associate editor for the Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control, the Journal of Development Economics, and the Journal of Public Economic Theory. His research interests cover demographic economics, human capital, conflict between generations, and growth. His choice of topics reveals that he is mostly interested in understanding households' incentives and how they shape the future of our societies. Working with 43 co-authors, he has published over 70 research articles (including in journals such as American Economic Review, Journal of Economic Theory and Review of Economic Studies), and a treatise on Economic Growth co-authored with Philippe Michel. He has also written a number of policy briefs addressed to a more general audience. And he has supervised 14 doctoral dissertations."