Robert Schoen

Senior Scholar and Affiliate
Pennsylvania State University


Robert Schoen

Robert Schoen, PhD, ASA, JD was the inaugural Hoffman Professor of Family Sociology and Demography at The Pennsylvania State University. He has a 1972 PhD in Demography from the University of California at Berkeley and held academic positions at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Chanpaign, Johns Hopkins University, and Penn State. His research interests include mortality, fertility, aging, and ethnic stratification, but emphasize union/family formation and dissolution and formal demography. He is the author of over 100 articles/chapters and two books on mathematical demography, MODELING MULTIGROUP POPULATIONS (1988) and DYNAMIC POPULATION MODELS (2006). As a member of the California bar, he also represents clients in the areas of family and elder law.

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Pennsylvania State University
Population Research Institute
Pennsylvania State University
University Park PA 16802

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