CORE: PATTERNS & CHANGE
POPULATIONS in TRANSITION
  • Responses to high and low fertility
Explain dependency and ageing ratios. Analyse the impacts of youthful and ageing populations. Evaluate examples of a pro-natalist policy and an anti-natalist policy.
Some sources which could help with
pro-natalist policies:

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HUNGARY
Post World War II pro-natalist policies:
CEEHM Network
BABY BOOM & EPIDEMICS - polio and pro-natalism in Hungary


Can government policies reverse undesirable
declines in fertility?

IZA - World of Labour

Demographic & Social Effects of Population Policies in EUROPE ( report with recommendations for UNFPA and WHO -Europe)


good review of the dfferent types of pro-natalist policies and their effects/drawbacks


Population policies & new Hungarian Constitution
Hungary wants more children but won't ban abortions
Emerging Europe - real time