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PhD Student

Anja Oppermann

About Anja Oppermann

Anja Oppermann studied social science at the University of Mannheim and received her Diplom (MA-equivalent) in early 2009. Since October 2009 she is a PhD student in the research training group SOCLIFE, University of Cologne.
Currently she is guest researcher at DIW Berlin, research unit Socio-Economic Panel (SOEP).

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(Preliminary) Topic of dissertation project:
Education and Fertility – new perspectives on a much discussed relationship
Research Interests
  • Family (especially Fertility and Couple perspective)
  • Education
  • Life-Course Research
  • Gender Studies
Award
Joachim R. Frick Memorial Prize 2012 for the best paper presented at the 10th International German Socio - Economic Panel User Conference for: “A New Color in the Picture - The Impact of Educational Fields on Fertility in Western Germany” by Anja Oppermann
Publications
2013The Impact of Educational Fields on Fertility in Western Germany, Schmollers Jahrbuch – Journal of Applied Social Science Studies (forthcoming)
2012A New Color in the Picture: The Impact of Educational Fields on Fertility in Western Germany, SOEPpapers 496. View document
2011A New Color in the Picture: The Impact of Educational Fields on Fertility in Western Germany, SOCLIFE Working Paper Series 13
Work in Progress

Does family policy mediate the role of education in couples´ fertility decisions?, with Andrea Britze (advanced draft)

Characteristics of Educational Fields and the Transition to Parenthood: the Question of “How” (advanced draft)