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Francesco Scalone

Full Professor

Department of Statistical Sciences "Paolo Fortunati"

Academic discipline: SECS-S/04 Demography

Director of Second Cycle Degree in Statistical, Financial and Actuarial Sciences

Short Bio

Full Professor of Demography at the University of Bologna (since 2023). He is also an external research fellow of the Center for Economic Demography, Lund University (Sweden). His research deals with historical and contemporary demography covering mortality, fertility, and migration. His articles have been published in leading demography journals, including Demography, Population Studies, European Journal of Population. Most of his research involves longitudinal micro-level data. He is president of the Italian Society of Historical Demography (SIDeS) since 2021 and was editor-in-chief of Popolazione e Storia. Recently, he became a member of the Population and Environment editorial board. He has taught demography at all levels and currently teaches population-related courses at Master levels.

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Dipartimento di Scienze Statistiche "Paolo Fortunati"
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