In a recent article on Singapore's population density, CFPR Director Prof Jean Yeung highlighted that the conscious decision by the government to limit the number of new immigrants has contributed to slower population growth.
Join us for our Lunchtime Seminar Series and Workshops!
All talks are free and open to the NUS community and general public. Simple lunch will be provided.
Unless noted otherwise, seminars and workshops are held at 12pm in NUS Kent Ridge Campus.
Joint ISA Conference for RC06 (Family) & RC41 (Population)
Theme: Changing Demography, Changing Families
Date: 17-19 May 2018
Registration is now open!
Early bird deadline ends 15 Feb 2018
Registration is now OPEN for our 2018 Summer Training Program in Social Sciences courses from April to August!
Additional NEW courses are now available:
❑ Data Analysis with R(I): Data Visualization
❑ Data Analysis with R(II): Statistical Inferences
❑ Reliability and Validity of Measurement in Scale Development with R
❑ Preparing for Global Aging: Theory, Policy and Business
Training Program Alumni receive an additional 10% discount!
Check our Course Schedule page for more info.
In this month's issue, Dr Feng Qiushi explains his findings of contrasting trends between decreasing mortality rate and declining cognitive capacity and physical abilities for the Chinese oldest old, as published in The Lancet.
Read his article here.
Check out our full collection of Research Updates here.
CFPR is looking for motivated individuals to be part of its SSRC-funded project on Building Human Capacity in Singapore's Population.
We are also looking for Part-time student Research Assistants to work in a research team led by Principal Investigator, Professor Catherine Tang.
Visit our Join Us page for more info!