André Grow

Welcome to my webpage

I am a Research Scientist in the Laboratory of Digital and Computational Demography at the Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research. My current research interests lie in family sociology, social stratification, migration, and agent-based computational modeling. You can learn more about my current research activities here.

News and upcoming events

In February 2020, I will participate in the 2nd Data Forum on Harmonization and Uses of European LFS Microdata at the Centre d’Estudis Demogràfics, Barcelona, Spain.

In April 2020, I will present the papers 'Assessing the Reliability of Facebook’s Advertising Data for Use in Demographic Research' and 'The Gender Gap Reversal in Educational Attainment and Age Differences in Marital and Non-Marital Unions Across Europe' at the Population Association of America Annual Meeting in Washington DC, USA.

In July 2020, I will teach in the course 'Agent-Based Modelling for Social Research' at the University of Southampton, UK.

I am a member of the program committee of the 6th Annual International Conference on Computational Social Science, which will take place July 17–20 2020 in Cambridge, USA.