Hans-Peter Kohler's Publications

Sudharsanan, Nikkil, Jere R. Behrman, and Hans-Peter Kohler. Limited Common Origins of Multiple Adult Health-Related Behaviors: Evidence from U.S. Twins. Population Center Working Papers (PSC/PARC). Philadelphia, PA: Population Studies Center, University of Pennsylvania, 2016.
Payne, Collin F., Iliana V. Kohler, Chiwoza Bandawe, Kathy A. Lawler, and Hans-Peter Kohler. Cognitive Health among Older Adults: Evidence from Rural Sub-Saharan Africa. Population Center Working Papers (PSC/PARC). Philadelphia, PA: Population Studies Center, University of Pennsylvania, 2016.
Zhao, Menghan, and Hans-Peter Kohler. Effects of birth control Policies on women's age at first birth in China. Population Center Working Papers (PSC/PARC). Philadelphia, PA: Population Studies Center, University of Pennsylvania, 2016.
Kohler, Hans-Peter, Stéphane Helleringer, Jere R. Behrman, and Susan C. Watkins. "The Social and the Sexual: Networks in Contemporary Demographic Research." In Population in the Human Sciences: Concepts, Models, Evidence, edited by Philip Kreager, Bruce Winney, Stanley Ulijaszek and Cristian Capelli, 196-237. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2015.
Castanheira, Helena Cruz, and Hans-Peter Kohler. It is lower than you think it is: Recent total fertility rates in brazil and possibly other latin american countries. PSC Working Paper Series. Philadelphia, PA: Population Studies Center, University of Pennsylvania, 2015.
Anglewicz, Philip, Mark VanLandingham, Lucinda Manda-Taylor, and Hans-Peter Kohler. Cohort Profile: The Migration and Health in Malawi (MHM) Study. PSC Working Paper Series. Philadelphia, PA: Population Studies Center, University of Pennsylvania, 2015.
Anderson, Thomas M., and Hans-Peter Kohler. Demographic Transition Revisited: Low Fertility, Socioeconomic Development, and Gender Equity. PSC Working Paper Series. Philadelphia, PA: Population Studies Center, University of Pennsylvania, 2015.
Kohler, Hans-Peter, and Jere R. Behrman. "Population Quantity, Quality and Mobility." In Towards a Better Global Economy: Policy Implications for Global Citizens in the 21st Century, edited by Jere R. Behrman and Shahrokh Fardoust, 138-219. Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2014. Abstract
Baranov, Victoria, and Hans-Peter Kohler. The impact of AIDS treatment on savings and human capital investment in Malawi. PSC Working Paper Series. Philadelphia, PA: Population Studies Center, University of Pennsylvania, 2014.
Kohler, Hans-Peter, Stéphane Helleringer, Jere R. Behrman, and Susan C. Watkins. The Social and the Sexual: Networks in Contemporary Demographic Research. PSC Working Paper Series. Philadelphia, PA: Population Studies Center, University of Pennsylvania, 2013.
Fedor, Theresa M., Jere R. Behrman, and Hans-Peter Kohler. The Impact of Married Individuals Learning HIV Status in Malawi: Divorce, Number of Sexual Partners, Condom Use with Spouses. PSC Working Paper Series. Philadelphia, PA: Population Studies Center, University of Pennsylvania, 2013.
Kohler, Hans-Peter. "Population growth." In Global Problems, Smart Solutions: Costs and Benefits, edited by Bjørn Lomborg, 510-580. Cambridge, MA: Cambridge University Press, 2013.
Behrman, Jere R., and Hans-Peter Kohler. "Sexual Transmission of HIV." In Rethink HIV: Smarter Ways to Invest in Ending HIV in Sub-Saharan Africa, edited by Bjørn Lomborg, 11-48. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2012.
Hyder, Asma, Jere R. Behrman, and Hans-Peter Kohler. Negative economic shocks and child schooling: Evidence from rural Malawi. Working Paper. Philadelphia, PA: Penn Institute for Economic Research (PIER), 2012.
Spell, Sarah, Philip Anglewicz, and Hans-Peter Kohler. Marriage as a Mechanism: Women’s Education and Wealth in Malawi. PSC Working Paper Series. Philadelphia, PA: Population Studies Center, University of Pennsylvania, 2012.
Kohler, Hans-Peter. "Do children bring happiness and purpose in life?" In Whither the Child: Causes and Consequences of Low Fertility, edited by Eric Kaufman and Bradford W. Wilcox, 47-75. Boulder & London: Paradigm Publishers, 2012.
Baranov, Victoria, Daniel Bennett, and Hans-Peter Kohler. The indirect impact of antiretroviral therapy. PSC Working Paper Series. Philadelphia, PA: Population Studies Center, University of Pennsylvania, 2012.
Kohler, Hans-Peter. Copenhagen Consensus 2012: Challenge paper on “Population Growth”. PSC Working Paper Series. Philadelphia, PA: Population Studies Center, University of Pennsylvania, 2012.
Anderson, Thomas M., and Hans-Peter Kohler. Education Fever and the East Asian Fertility Puzzle: A Case Study of Low Fertility in South Korea. PSC Working Paper Series. Philadelphia, PA: Population Studies Center, University of Pennsylvania, 2012.
Behrman, Jere R., and Hans-Peter Kohler. Sexual Transmission of HIV. Rethink HIV Assessment Paper. Copenhagen, Denmark: Copenhagen Consensus Center; Rush Foundation, 2011.
Kohler, Iliana V., Hans-Peter Kohler, Philip Anglewicz, and Jere R. Behrman. Intergenerational Transfers in the Era of HIV/AIDS: Evidence from Rural Malawi. PSC Working Paper Series. Philadelphia, PA: Population Studies Center, University of Pennsylvania, 2011.
Burke, Kevin M., Claudia R. Valeggia, and Hans-Peter Kohler. "Fertility Theory and Evolutionary Games." American Journal of Physical Anthropology 144 (2011): 99. Abstract
Johnson-Hanks, Jennifer A., Christine A. Bachrach, Philip S. Morgan, and Hans-Peter Kohler. "The Theory of Conjunctural Action." In Understanding Family Change and Variation, edited by Jennifer A. Johnson-Hanks, Philip S. Morgan, Christine A. Bachrach and Hans-Peter Kohler, 1-22. Understanding Population Trends and Processes. New York: Springer, 2011. Abstract
Myrskylä, Mikko, Hans-Peter Kohler, and Francesco C. Billari. High Development and Fertility: Fertility at Older Reproductive Ages and Gender Equality Explain the Positive Link. PSC Working Paper Series. Philadelphia, PA: Population Studies Center, University of Pennsylvania, 2011.
Johnson-Hanks, Jennifer A., Christine A. Bachrach, Philip S. Morgan, and Hans-Peter Kohler. "Social Class and the Timing and Context of Childbearing." In Understanding Family Change and Variation, edited by Jennifer A. Johnson-Hanks, Christine A. Bachrach, Philip S. Morgan and Hans-Peter Kohler, 87-110. Vol. 5. Understanding Population Trends and Processes 5. New York: Springer, 2011. Abstract
Johnson-Hanks, Jennifer A., Christine A. Bachrach, Philip S. Morgan, and Hans-Peter Kohler. "Fertility Change and Variation." In Understanding Family Change and Variation, edited by Jennifer A. Johnson-Hanks, Christine A. Bachrach, Philip S. Morgan and Hans-Peter Kohler, 61-85. Understanding Population Trends and Processes. New York: Springer, 2011. Abstract
Johnson-Hanks, Jennifer A., Christine A. Bachrach, Philip S. Morgan, and Hans-Peter Kohler. "Consilience." In Understanding Family Change and Variation, edited by Jennifer A. Johnson-Hanks, Christine A. Bachrach, Philip S. Morgan and Hans-Peter Kohler, 23-60. Vol. 5. Understanding Population Trends and Processes 5. New York: Springer, 2011. Abstract
Delavande, Adeline, and Hans-Peter Kohler. HIV/AIDS-related expectations and risky behavior in Malawi. PSC Working Paper Series. Philadelphia, PA: Population Studies Center, University of Pennsylvania, 2011.
Johnson-Hanks, Jennifer A., Christine A. Bachrach, Philip S. Morgan, and Hans-Peter Kohler. "A Conjunctural History of Assisted Reproduction and Adoption." In Understanding Family Change and Variation, edited by Jennifer A. Johnson-Hanks, Christine A. Bachrach, Philip S. Morgan and Hans-Peter Kohler, 111-136. Understanding Population Trends and Processes. New York: Springer, 2011. Abstract
Castro, Ruben, Jere R. Behrman, and Hans-Peter Kohler. Perception of HIV risk and the quantity and quality of children: The case of rural Malawi. PSC Working Paper Series. Philadelphia, PA: Population Studies Center, University of Pennsylvania, 2010.
Kohler, Hans-Peter, Jere R. Behrman, and Jason Schnittker. Social science methods for twins data: Integrating causality, endowments and heritability. PSC Working Paper Series. Philadelphia, PA: Population Studies Center, University of Pennsylvania, 2010.
Kohler, Hans-Peter, and Rebecca L. Thornton. Conditional cash transfers and HIV/AIDS prevention: Unconditionally promising?. BREAD Working Paper. Durham, NC: Bureau for Research and Economic Analysis of Development, 2010.
Kohler, Hans-Peter. "Fertility and its implications." In UNESCO-EOLSS Encyclopedia of Life Support Systems: Demography, edited by Zeng Yi. Isle of Man: Eolss Publishers Co., 2010.
Behrman, Jere R., Hans-Peter Kohler, and Susan C. Watkins. "Lessons from Empirical Network Analyses on Matters of Life and Death in East Africa." In The Network Challenge: Strategy, Profit and Risk in an Interlinked World, edited by Paul R. Kleindorfer and Yorem Wind, 495-512. Upper Saddle River, NJ: Wharton School Publishing, 2009.
Ortega-Osona, José A., and Hans-Peter Kohler. "Measuring low fertility: Rethinking demographic methods." In Hommage à Gérard Calot—Profession: Démographe, edited by Patrick Festy and Jean-Paul Sardon, 141-181. Paris: INED, 2009.
Engelhardt, Henriette, Hans-Peter Kohler, and Alexia Fürnkranz-Prskawetz. "Introduction: Causal analysis in population studies." In Causal Analysis in Population Studies: Concepts, Methods, Applications, edited by Henriette Engelhardt, Hans-Peter Kohler and Alexia Fürnkranz-Prskawetz, 1-7. Springer Series on Demographic Methods and Population Analysis. Dordrecht, Netherlands: Springer, 2009.
Engelhardt, Henriette, Hans-Peter Kohler, and Alexia Fürnkranz-Prskawetz. Causal Analysis in Population Studies: Concepts, Methods, Applications In Springer Series on Demographic Methods and Population Analysis. Dordrecht, Netherlands: Springer, 2009.
Smith, Herbert L.. "Causation and Its Discontents." In Causal Analysis in Population Studies: Concepts, Methods, Applications, edited by Henriette Engelhardt, Hans-Peter Kohler and Alexia Fürnkranz-Prskawetz, 233-242. Dordrecht, Netherlands: Springer Verlag, 2009.
Chao, Li-Wei, and Hans-Peter Kohler. The Behavioral Economics of Altruism, Reciprocity and Transfers within Families and Rural Communities: Evidence from Sub-Saharan Africa. PARC Working Paper Series. Philadelphia, PA: Population Aging Research Center, University of Pennsylvania, 2008.
Helleringer, Stéphane, Hans-Peter Kohler, Agnes Chimbiri, Praise Chatonda, and James Mkandawire. The Likoma Network Study: Context, Data Collection and Initial Results. PSC Working Paper Series. Philadelphia: Population Studies Center, University of Pennsylvania, 2007.
Delavande, Adeline, and Hans-Peter Kohler. Subjective Expectations in the Context of HIV/AIDS in Malawi. PARC Working Paper Series. Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania, Population Aging Research Center, 2007.
Skirbekk, Vegard, Hans-Peter Kohler, and Alexia Fürnkranz-Prskawetz. "The Marginal Effect of School Leaving Age on Demographic Events. A Contribution to the Discussion on Causality." In Education and Postponement of Maternity, edited by Siv Gustafsson and Adriaan Kalwij. Dordrecht, Holland: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2006.
Kohler, Hans-Peter. "The determinants of low fertility in Europe." Entre Nous -- The European Magazine for Sexual and Reproductive Health 63 (2006): 12-13.
Kohler, Hans-Peter. "Book review of Postponement of Childbearing and Low Fertility in Europe by Tomáš Sobotka." European Journal of Population/Revue Européenne de Démographie 22 (2006): 423-429.
Kohler, Hans-Peter, Francesco C. Billari, and José A. Ortega-Osona. "Low and Lowest-Low Fertility in Europe: Causes, Implications and Policy Options." In The Baby Bust: Who will Do the Work? Who Will Pay the Taxes, edited by F. Harris, 48-109. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2005.
Kohler, Hans-Peter. "Attitudes and Low Fertility: Reflections based on Danish Twin Data." In The New Population Problem: Why Families in Developed Countries are Shrinking and What it Means, edited by Ann C. Crouter and Alan Booth. A Volume in The Pennsylvania State University Family Issues Symposia Series. Mahwah, New Jersey: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, 2005.
Stark, Laura, and Hans-Peter Kohler. "The Popular Debate about Low Fertility: An Analysis of the German Press, 1993–2001." European Journal of Population/Revue Européenne de Démographie 20 (2004): 293-321. Abstract
Kohler, Hans-Peter, and José A. Ortega-Osona. "Old Insights and New Approaches: Fertility Analysis and Tempo Adjustment in the Age-Parity Model." In Vienna Yearbook of Population Research, 57-89. Vol. 2. Vienna: Austrian Academy of Sciences Press, 2004.
Hank, Karsten, and Hans-Peter Kohler. "Sex Preferences for Children Revisited: New Evidence from Germany." Population (English Edition) 58 (2003): 133-143.
Kohler, Hans-Peter, and José A. Ortega-Osona. "Fertility, Below-Replacement." In Encyclopedia of Population, edited by Paul Demeny and Geoffrey McNicoll. Macmillan Reference, 2003.
Behrman, Jere R., Hans-Peter Kohler, and Susan C. Watkins. Social Networks, HIV/AIDS and Risk Perceptions. PIER Working Paper. Philadelphia, PA: University of Pennsylvania, 2003.
Kohler, Hans-Peter, and Joseph L. Rodgers. "Education, Fertility and Heritability: Explaining a paradox." In Offspring: Human Fertility Behavior in Biodemographic Perspective, edited by Kenneth W. Wachter and Rodolfo A. Bulatao, 46-90. Washington, D.C.: National Academies Press, 2002.
Kohler, Hans-Peter, and Iliana V. Kohler. "Fertility Decline in Russia in the Early and Mid 1990s: The Role of Economic Uncertainty and Labor Market Crises." European Journal of Population/Revue Européenne de Démographie 18 (2002): 233-262. Abstract
Ortega-Osona, José A., and Hans-Peter Kohler. Measuring low fertility: rethinking demographic methods. MPIDR Working Paper. Rostock, Germany: Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research, 2002.
Billari, Francesco C., and Hans-Peter Kohler. "The impact of union formation dynamics on first births in West Germany and Italy: Are there signs of convergence?" In Comparative Research on Fertility and the Family in Contemporary Europe: Findings and Lessons, edited by Erik Klijzing and Martine Corijn. New York and Geneva: United Nations, 2002.
Rodgers, Joseph L., and Hans-Peter Kohler. "Genetic Variance in Human Fertility: Biology, Psychology, or Both?" In The Biodemography of Human Reproduction and Fertility, edited by Joseph L. Rodgers and Hans-Peter Kohler, 229-250. Boston: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2002.
Kohler, Hans-Peter. "Introduction." European Journal of Population/Revue Européenne de Démographie 17 (2001): 1-2.
Kohler, Hans-Peter. "Die Neue Demographie." In Schweriner Wissenschaftstage: Bevölkerungsrückgang in Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, edited by Mecklenburg-Vorpommern Ministerium für Bildung, Wissenschaft und Kultur, 7-15. Schwerin, 2001.
Kohler, Hans-Peter, and Christoph Bühler. "Social Networks and Fertility." In International Encylopedia of the Social and Behavioral Sciences, edited by Neil J. Smelser and Paul B. Baltes, 14380-14388. Vol. 21., 2001.
Kohler, Hans-Peter, and Kaare Christensen. "Genetic Influences on Fertility Behavior: Findings from a Danish Twin Study." In Genetic Influences on Fertility and Sexuality, edited by Joseph L. Rodgers, David C. Rowe and Warren B. Miller, 67-84. Norwell, MA: Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2000.
Kohler, Hans-Peter. Die Neue Demographie. MPIDR Working Paper. Rostock, Germany: Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research, 2000.
Philipov, Dimiter, and Hans-Peter Kohler. "Tempo and Quantum Effects in Fertility [in Bulgarian, original title: Tempo i kvantum efekti v plodovitostta]." Statistics (A Journal of the Bulgarian National Statistical Institute) 4 (2000): 3-18.
Kohler, Hans-Peter, and James W. Vaupel. "Demography and its Relation to Other Disciplines." In Position of Demography Among Other Disciplines, edited by Zdenek Pavlík, 19-26. Prague: Charles University, Faculty of Science, 2000.
Kohler, Hans-Peter. "Social Interactions and Fluctuations in Birth Rates." Population Studies 54 (2000): 223-237. Abstract
Kohler, Hans-Peter. "Fertility Decline as a Coordination Problem." Journal of Development Economics 63 (2000): 231-263. Abstract
Pflaumer, Peter, and Hans-Peter Kohler. "The Leverage Effects of Warrants: An Empirical Investigation." In 1993 Proceedings of the Business and Economic Statistics Section: Papers Presented at the Annual Meeting of the American Statistical Association. Alexandria, VA: American Statistical Association, 1993.
Pflaumer, Peter, and Hans-Peter Kohler. Investitionsrechnung (Investment calculus). Wiesbaden, Germany: Gabler Verlag, 1992.