At the ESFR Congress Lillehammer 2012 two prizes was awarded:
ESFR Young Scientist Prize.
The ESFR Young Scientist Prize 2012 was awarded to Dr. Eva-Maria Merz, Social Demography Department of the Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute, for the following article:
Merz, Eva-Maria & Liefbroer, Aart C. (2012). The attitude toward voluntary childlessness in Europe: Cultural and institutional explanations. Journal of Marriage and Family, 74, 587-600.
ESFR Poster Prize
The ESFR Poster Prize was awarded Ulrike Zartler, Department of Sociology, University of Vienna, Austria and Caroline Berghammer, Department of Sociology, University of Vienna, Austria, and Wittgenstein Centre (IIASA, VID/ÖAW, WU), Vienna Institute of Demography/Austrian Academy of Sciences
Children’s families over time. Parental separation and family structures in Austria