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Submitted manuscripts

Kailaheimo, Sanna, Fasang Anette, Jalovaara Marika, Struffolino Emanuela (2020). Parental divorce homogamy and its effect on separation from cohabitation and marriage. Submitted (revise and resubmit decision), Demography.

Andersson, Linus (2020) Social Origin and Parental and Offspring Union Dissolution: Cues from Sibling Correlations. Submitted, Journal of Marriage and Family.

Čapková, Klára & Marika Jalovaara: Educational disadvantages in single fatherhood and single motherhood family pathways. Submitted (revise and resubmit decision), Advances in Life Course Research.

Lynch, Robert, Emily Lynch, Michael Briga, Samuli Helle, Simon Chapman, Nicolas Lynch. ’Support for populist candidates in the 2016 presidential elections predicted by declining social capital and an increase in suicides.’ In Revision.

Ruggera, Lucia. Licensed professions: a new look at the association between social origins and educational attainments in Italy. Submitted.

Published articles and working papers

Puur, Allan, Rahnu, Leen & Tammaru, Tiit. Neighbourhoods and Workplaces: Are They Related to the Fertility of Immigrants and Their Descendants? A Register-Based Study of Finland, 1999–2014. International Journal of Migration & Integration (2021). https://doi.org/10.1007/s12134-020-00797-8

Jalovaara, Marika, Andersson Linus, Miettinen Anneli (2020). Parity disparity: Educational differences in Nordic fertility across parities and number of reproductive partners. Submitted (forthcoming), Population Studies.

Comolli, Chiara, Neyer Gerda, Andersson Gunnar, Dommermuth Lars, Fallesen Peter, Jalovaara Marika, Jónsson Ari Klængur, Kolk Martin, Lappegard Trude (2020). Beyond the Economic Gaze: Childbearing during and after recessions in the Nordic countries. European Journal of Population https://doi.org/10.1007/s10680-020-09570-0

Morosow ​Kathrin, Marika Jalovaara & Juho Härkönen (2020): Cash-for-care use and union dissolution in Finland. Journal of Marriage and Family. https://doi.org/10.1111/jomf.12738

Kailaheimo, Sanna, Fasang Anette, Jalovaara Marika, Struffolino Emanuela (2020). Parental divorce homogamy and its effect on separation from cohabitation and marriage. INVEST Working Papers 16/2020.

Nitsche, Natalie, Trimarchi, Alessandra & Marika Jalovaara (2020). Couples’ educational pairings, selection into parenthood, and second birth progressions. MPIDR Working Paper WP-2020-029.

Andersson, Linus (2020). Social origin and parental and offspring union dissolution: Cues from sibling correlations. INVEST Working Papers 12/2020.

Andersson, Linus (2020). Do the formative aspects of education really matter for educational assortative mating? Cues from a natural experiment. Research in Social Stratification and Mobility. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.rssm.2019.100435

Andersson, Linus (2020), Lifetime parenthood in the context of single- and multiple-partner fertility, Advances in Life Course Research, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.alcr.2020.100355

Andersson, Linus, Oh half brother, where art thou? –The boundaries for full- and half sibling interaction across the life course. (Forthcoming) Demographic Research.

Comolli, Chiara, Neyer Gerda, Andersson Gunnar, Dommermuth Lars, Fallesen Peter, Jalovaara Marika, Jónsson Ari Klængur, Kolk Martin, Lappegard Trude (2020). Beyond the economic gaze: Childbearing during and afer recessions in the Nordic countries. INVEST Working Papers 13/2020.

Jalovaara, Marika, Andersson Linus, Miettinen Anneli (2020). Parity disparity: Educational differences in Nordic fertility across parities and number of reproductive partners. INVEST Working Papers 12/2020.

Jalovaara, Marika (forthcoming). Erkanevia elämänkulkuja? Sosiaalisen aseman yhteys lasten perhemuotoihin. [Diverging destinies? Socioeconomic differences in children’s family forms.] Kallio, Johanna & Mia Hakovirta (eds.): Lapsiperheiden köyhyys & huono-osaisuus, Vastapaino.

Erola Jani, Niemelä Mikko, Sirniö Outi, Kailaheimo-Lönnqvist Sanna, Heiskala, Laura, Jalovaara Marika, Salonen Laura & Niko Eskelinen (2020). Koronakriisin vaikutukset lasten ja nuorten oppimiseen, koulutukseen ja hyvinvointiin pitkällä aikavälillä. INVEST Policy Brief 19 May 2020.

Solaz Anne, Jalovaara Marika, Kreyenfeld Michaela, Meggiolaro Silvia, Mortelmans Dimitri & Inge Pasteels (2020): Unemployment and divorce: Evidence from five European countries. Journal of Family Research 32(1): 145–176.

Čapková, Klára & Marika Jalovaara: Educational disadvantages in single fatherhood and single motherhood family pathways. Stockholm Research Reports in Demography 2020: 08. (Working paper – Also submitted to Advances in Life Course Research).

Jalovaara, Marika & Michaela Kreyenfeld (2020). Childbearing across Partnerships in Finland and Germany. Mortelmans, Dimitri (ed.): Divorce in Europe, Springer series ’European Studies of Population’.

Lynch, Robert, Virpi Lummaa, Michael Briga, Simon Chapman, and John Loehr’ (2020). Child volunteers in a women’s paramilitary organization in World War II have accelerated reproductive schedules.’ Nature Communications11, 2377 (2020).

Jalovaara Marika & Anette Eva Fasang (2019). Family life courses, gender, and mid-life earnings. European Sociological Review. https://doi.org/10.1093/esr/jcz057

Schnor Christine & Marika Jalovaara (2019): The spread of non-marital childbearing and its link to educational expansion. Acta Sociologicahttps://doi.org/10.1177/0001699319877922

Miettinen, Anneli & Marika Jalovaara (2019). Unemployment delays parenthood but not for all. Life stage and educational differences in the effects of employment uncertainty on first births. Advances in Life Course Researchhttps://doi.org/10.1016/j.alcr.2019.100320

Jalovaara Marika & Hill Kulu (2019): Homeownership after separation: A longitudinal analysis of Finnish register data. Demographic Research Vol 41, 847–872.

Conference presentations

Kailaheimo, Sanna, Fasang Anette, Jalovaara Marika, Struffolino Emanuela (2020). Parental divorce homogamy and its effect on separation from cohabitation and marriage. Presented at 18th Meeting of the ”European Network for the Sociological and Demographic Study of Divorce”, Cologne (Germany), 14–16 October 2020 (held online due to corona crisis).

Jalovaara, Marika, Anneli Miettinen & Robert Lynch. Trends in cohort fertility in Finland: Persistent, emerging, and strengthening educational differences. Presented at AlpPop. January 19–22 2020, La Thuile, Italy.

Čapková, Klára & Jalovaara Marika. Single fatherhood and educational disadvantage. Presented at the 17th Conference for the Sociological and Demographic Study of Divorce. October 17–19 2019, Florence, Italy.

Andersson, Linus. Lifetime Parenthood in the Context of Single and Multiple-Partner Fertility. Presented at the 17th Conference for the Sociological and Demographic Study of Divorce. October 17–19 2019, Florence, Italy.

Seminar presentations and hearings

Rahnu, Leen & Marika Jalovaara. Recent fertility decline and partnership dynamics in Finland: a cohort approach. Paper presented (by Rahnu) at IET open seminar series organized by Centre of Excellence in Interdisciplinary Lifecourse Studies and Estonian Demographic Association, Tallinn University, 22.02.2021.

Jalovaara, Marika, Andersson, Linus & Anneli Miettinen. What happened to educational differences in cohort fertility in Finland and Sweden? The narrative of dual polarization. Paper presented (by Jalovaara) at Webinar ”What happened to Nordic fertility? 2.–3.2.2021.

Andersson, Linus. Partnerships and fertility: Trends and conjectures. Paper presented at Webinar ”What happened to Nordic fertility? 2.–3.2.2021.

Rahnu, Leen & Marika Jalovaara. Changing partnership and fertility dynamics in Finland: A cohort approach. Paper presented (by Rahnu) at Webinar ”What happened to Nordic fertility? 2.–3.2.2021.

Marika Jalovaara: Perhedynamiikka ja huono-osaisuus (Family dynamics and disadvantage). A presentation at the demographic webinar ”44. väestötieteen jatko- ja täydennyskoulutusseminaari” 29.–30.10.2020 (held online due to corona crisis).

Jalovaara, Marika, Andersson, Linus & Anneli Miettinen. Parity disparity. Educational differences in Nordic fertility across parities and number of reproductive partners. Paper presented (by Jalovaara) at TCWR seminar, 11 June 2020.

Jalovaara, Marika, Andersson, Linus & Anneli Miettinen. Parity disparity. Educational differences in Nordic fertility across parities and number of reproductive partners. Paper presented (by MJ) for Vienna University Faculty of Social Sciences, 4 June 2020.

Jalovaara, Marika. Explaining fertility changes and patterns in low-fertility societies. Lecture excerpt. 4 June 2020.

Linus Andersson. “Falling Fertility and the Inequalities Involved”. SUDA Demographic Colloquium. 12 March 2020.

Blogs and research bulletins in Finnish

Marika Jalovaara (2020): neferblog: Syntyvyys tuskin koskaan pomppaa nälkävuosien tasolle (Own blog)

Marika Jalovaara (2020): neferblog: Puolisottomuuden yleistymisestä (Own blog)

Marika Jalovaara (2020): neferblog: Mies – myös sinun kellosi tikittää (Own blog)

Anneli Miettinen & Marika Jalovaara (2020): Työttömyys hidastaa ensimmäisen lapsen hankintaa (Tutkimustiedote / Research bulletin 19.1.2020)

Marika Jalovaara & Christine Schnor (2019): Avioliiton ulkopuolinen lastensaanti yleistyi väestön koulutustason noustessa – Ratkaisu mysteeriin INVEST Blogi 3/2019

Marika Jalovaara (2019): neferblog: Poikkeuksellinen vauvakato vai hälyä tyhjästä? (Own blog)

Marika Jalovaara (2019): Syntyvyyden vajoamiseen kätkeytyy uudenlaista eriarvoisuutta ja liittodynamiikkaa. Optimi 3/2019

Blogs in English

Christine Schnor & Marika Jalovaara (2020): Breaking down the increase in non-marital births in Finland. N-IUSSP (February 24, 2020).

Marika Jalovaara & Anette Fasang (2020): Do egalitarian Nordic family policies equalize earnings among men and women with different family lives? Discover Society Blog

Christine Schnor & Marika Jalovaara (2019): Non-marital childbearing became hugely common during the educational expansion – The solution to the puzzle. INVEST blog, 4/2019.

Marika Jalovaara (2019): New kind of inequality and partnership dynamics behind declining birth rates, Optimi 3/2019

Podcasts

Equal Lives Podcast: Do Nordic countries live up to their promise of creating fairer and more equal societies? 5.12.2019.

Invited talks

Marika Jalovaara. Parity disparity: Educational differences in Nordic fertility across parities and number of reproductive partners. Presentation at INVEST Scientific Seminar and Scientific Advisory Board 2.–3.11.2020. (Held online.)

Marika Jalovaara. Invited commentary on Richard Cincotta’s talk ”Population Age Structure and Our Future”. Researcher meeting  “Demography and Foreign Policy”, Expert meetings series of the Unit for Policy Planning and Research (STU), Ministry for Foreign Affairs of Finland. 5.11.2020.

Marika Jalovaara. Syntyvyys ja eriarvoisuus: Kahtiajaot koulutusryhmittäin. Syntyvyystutkimuksen webinaari, ITLA ja Väestöliitto, 16.10.2020.

Marika Jalovaara. Syntyvyyden trendit ja kestävyys. Sustainability is ME! University Session 1.10.2020, University of Turku.

Marika Jalovaara. Syntyvyys, demografia ja väestöstrategia. Sitran kestävän talouspolitiikan johtamiskurssi, 22.9.2020, Helsinki.

Marika Jalovaara. Syntyvyyden pysyvät, uudenlaiset ja vahvistuvat sosioekonomiset erot [Persistent, new and increasing socioeconomic differences in fertility]. Lastensuojelun keskusliitto, Lapsi- ja perhepoliittinen neuvottelukunta 8.9.2020, Helsinki.

Marika Jalovaara (with Jani Erola). Mikä luo Suomeen eriarvoisuutta? 4.9.2020 at Tiedemarkkinat (’Science Fair’), Tiedelava, Itäinen Rantakatu, Turku.

Jalovaara, Marika. Syntyvyyden muutokset ja perheenmuodostuksen eriarvoisuus. [Fertility developments and inequalities in family formation]. Invited talk for the Green Party parliamentary group (STN Saumakohtia-dialogi). 11 March 2020. Parliament House, Helsinki.

Jalovaara, Marika. Syntyvyyden muutokset Suomessa [Fertility developments in Finland]. Eläketurvakeskus (Finnish Centre for Pensions) tutkimusseminaari: Vauvakato: syyt, seuraukset ja näkymät. 27 February 2020.

Jalovaara: Marika. Syntyvyyden trendeistä ja niihin vaikuttavista tekijöistä [On fertility trends and the contributing factors]. Invited talk for the Centre Party parliamentary group (STN Saumakohtia-dialogi). 12 February 2020. Parliament House, Helsinki.

Jalovaara, Marika: Syntyvyys vajoaa – mistä on kyse ja mitä on edessä [Fertility is declining – What is it about and what is ahead?]. Keski-Suomen tulevaisuusfoorumi XCIII. Jyväskylän yliopisto 19.11.2019.

Jalovaara, Marika: Syntyyvyys ja eriarvoisuus [Fertility and inequality]. Invited talk for the National Coalition Party (Kokoomus) Parliamentary group, 6 November 2019, Parliament House, Helsinki.

Jalovaara, Marika: Syntyvyyden lasku ja eriarvoisuus [Fertility decline and the inequalities involved]. Invited talk for the INVEST steering group, 4 November 2019, Logomo, Turku.

Scientific expert assignments

Response to a request for information from Prime Minister’s office on population policy. Vastaus valtioneuvoston kanslian pyyntöön: Strategisen tutkimuksen neuvoston rahoittaman Tasa-arvoinen yhteiskunta -ohjelman ohjelmajohtajan ja hankkeiden tutkijoiden laaitma kooste Väestönpoliittisen selvityshankkeen valmistelun tueksi. 13.5.2020. Osallistuva tutkija Marika Jalovaara.

Marika Jalovaara: Member of a multidisciplinary scientific panel on population policy appointed by the Finnish Prime Minister’s Office. The term 1.6.2020 – 31.1.2021.

Networks started

2019– Tiedesylikummi (perustajajäsen), Heidekenin Tiedekummit (Key Cooperation Developer, founding memeber, Heideken Academic Liaison). Collaboration between University of Turku and Varsinais-Suomen lastensuojelujärjestöt (VSLJ, Child Welfare Organisations of Southwest Finland).

Events organised

Demographic seminar ”44. väestötieteen jatko- ja täydennyskoulutusseminaari” 29.–30.10.2020. Theme ”Disadvantage as a demographic question” (Huono-osaisuus väestökysymyksenä). Organised by the Finnish Demographic Society (Suomen Väestötieteen Yhdistys ry) in collaboration with INVEST Flagship (including NEFER, with Marika Jalovaara as the main organiser of the seminar). The event was held as a webinar with 145 registered participants.

Webinar ”What happened to Nordic fertility? 2.–3.2.2021. Organised by the NEFER project and INVEST Flagship in collaboration with the Finnish Demographic Society. The number of registered participants was 133.

Teaching

Marika Jalovaara: ‘Falling Fertility and the Inequalities Involved’. Lecture in the Research themes of INVEST series for doctoral students, Spring term 2020. 

INVEST Demography (fall term 2020) at University of Turku. The course in Peppi study guide. The course provides an introduction to demography and population studies. It is intended for Master’s and PhD students. The course is a six seminar course (14 h) that combines lecturing with written assignments, discussions, and presentations based on students’ special interest topics.

Marika Jalovaara: ‘Partnership and fertility dynamics and social inequalities’. Lecture in the Research themes of INVEST, Spring term 2021.