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Dipl.-Ing. Dr. techn. MA Alexia FÜRNKRANZ-PRSKAWETZ Professor, Mathematical Economics, Vienna University of Technology, Vienna

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1989 Diploma, Technical Mathematics, Vienna University of Technology, Vienna
1990-1991 Fulbright Scholar, M.A. in Economics, University of Chicago
1992 Doctorate, Technical Mathematics, Vienna University of Technology, Vienna
1992-1998 Research Assistant, ÖAW - Austrian Academy of Sciences and Vienna University of Technology, Vienna
1998 Habilitation, Venia in "Population Economics and Applied Econometrics"
1997-1998 Max Kade Post-Doctorate, University of California, Berkeley
1998-2003 Head of Research Group on Population, Economy and Environment, Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research, Rostock
2003-2007 Vienna Institute of Demography, ÖAW - Austrian Academy of Sciences, Vienna
since 2003 Deputy Director, Vienna Institute of Demography, ÖAW - Austrian Academy of Sciences, Vienna
since 2008 Professor, Mathematical Economics, Vienna University of Technology, Vienna
since 2011 Director, Research Training, Wittgenstein Centre for Demography and Global Human Capital
2012-2014 Head, Institute of Mathematical Methods in Economics, Vienna University of Technology, Vienna
since 2013 Research Associate, IIASA - International Institute for Applied Systems Analysis, Laxenburg
since 2015 Head, Institute of Statistics and Mathematial Methods in Economics, Vienna University of Technology, Vienna

Memberships

Corresponding member of ÖAW - Austrian Academy of Sciences, 2007
FWF Kuratorium, since 2008
Full member of ÖAW, 2011
Various Econonomic and Demographic Associations (e.g. American Economic Association, European Society of Population Economics, IUSSP, etc.)

Publications

Prskawetz, A. and Sambt J.: Economic Support Ratios and the Demographic Dividend in Europe, Demographic Research 30, 2014, pp. 963-1010
Strulik, H., Prettner, K. and Prskawetz, A.: The Past and Future of Knowledge-Based Growth, Journal of Economic Growth 18, 2013, pp. 411-437
Mahlberg, B., I. Freund, J.C. Cuaresma and A. Prskawetz (2013) Ageing, productivity and wages in Austria, Labour Economics 22, 5-15
Sánchez-Romero, M., Sambt, J. and Prskawetz, A.: Quantifying the Role of Alternative Pension Reforms on the Austrian Economy, Labour Economics 22, 2013, pp. 94-114

Awards

Fulbright Scholarship, 1990-1991
Max Kade Scholarship 1997-1998
Figdor Price for Law, Social and Economic Sciences, ÖAW - Austrian Academy of Sciences, 2003