Michaela Kreyenfeld

Michaela Kreyenfeld

Michaela Kreyenfeld is deputy head of the Laboratory of Economic and Social Demography at the Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research in Rostock. She studied Sociology at Bochum and Rostock University. In 2002, she received her PhD in Sociology at Rostock University. Between 2005 and 2012, she has been a Junior Professor of Demography at Rostock University. She was a visiting scholar at the Center for Policy Research at Syracuse University, the European Centre for Analysis in the Social Sciences (ECASS) and the department of Social Policy and Social Work at York University. Kreyenfeld is a member of the German Research Data Council and a member of the editorial board of the Journal of Family Research.


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19 January 2021 | research article

Coronavirus and care: How the coronavirus crisis affected fathers' involvement in Germany

Michaela Kreyenfeld, Sabine Zinn

Volume: 44 Article ID: 4
Pages: 99–124
DOI: 10.4054/DemRes.2021.44.4

19 October 2017 | research article

Social policies, separation, and second birth spacing in Western Europe

Michaela Kreyenfeld, Esther Geisler, Teresa Castro Martín, Tina Hannemann, Valerie Heintz-Martin, Marika Jalovaara, Hill Kulu, Silvia Meggiolaro, Dimitri Mortelmans, Inge Pasteels, Marta Seiz, Anne Solaz

Volume: 37 Article ID: 37
Pages: 1245–1274
DOI: 10.4054/DemRes.2017.37.37

26 August 2016 | research article

Fertility progression in Germany: An analysis using flexible nonparametric cure survival models

Vincent Bremhorst, Michaela Kreyenfeld, Philippe Lambert

Volume: 35 Article ID: 18
Pages: 505–534
DOI: 10.4054/DemRes.2016.35.18

10 July 2013 | descriptive finding

Fertility Reactions to the "Great Recession" in Europe

Joshua R. Goldstein, Michaela Kreyenfeld, Aiva Jasilioniene, Deniz Dilan Karaman Örsal

Volume: 29 Article ID: 4
Pages: 85–104
DOI: 10.4054/DemRes.2013.29.4

20 December 2012 | research article

Economic Uncertainty and Family Dynamics in Europe

Michaela Kreyenfeld, Gunnar Andersson, Ariane Pailhé

Volume: 27 Article ID: 28
Pages: 835–852
DOI: 10.4054/DemRes.2012.27.28

29 November 2006 | reflection

Anticipatory analysis and its alternatives in life-course research

Jan M. Hoem, Michaela Kreyenfeld

Volume: 15 Article ID: 17
Pages: 485–498
DOI: 10.4054/DemRes.2006.15.17

29 November 2006 | reflection

Anticipatory analysis and its alternatives in life-course research

Jan M. Hoem, Michaela Kreyenfeld

Volume: 15 Article ID: 16
Pages: 461–484
DOI: 10.4054/DemRes.2006.15.16

17 April 2004 | research article

Fertility Decisions in the FRG and GDR: An Analysis with Data from the German Fertility and Family Survey

Michaela Kreyenfeld

Special Collection: S3 Article ID: 11
Pages: 275–318
DOI: 10.4054/DemRes.2004.S3.11

04 July 2002 | research article

Time Squeeze, Partner Effect or Self-Selection?

Michaela Kreyenfeld

Volume: 7 Article ID: 2
Pages: 15–48
DOI: 10.4054/DemRes.2002.7.2