Evgenia Bystrov

evgenia.bystrov@gmail.com  

  My Curriculum Vitae


Education:

2013   PhD in sociology, University of Bremen and Jacobs University Bremen, Germany                                                      Dissertation title: 'The Second Demographic Transition Theory in Practice: The Case of Israel'

2007   MA (Dean's List) in geography, University of Haifa, Israel 

                   

2003   BA in psychology and economics, Tel-Aviv University, Israel  



Peer-reviewed publications:

The case of religiosity, nationalism and fertility among Jews in Israel revisited. 2016. Acta Sociologica, 59 (2): 171-186. Related: post in Demotrends. Full text.

"Testing the Second Demographic Transition Theory with Seemingly Unrelated Regression: Marital Postponement and Human Empowerment". 2014. European Sociological Review, 30 (4): 483-499. Winner of the BIGSSS Best Paper Award 2013 (Laudation). Related: post in Demotrends, news item at the LCSR

"Religion, Demography and Attitudes toward Civil Marriage in Israel 1969-2009". 2012. Current Sociology, 60 (6): 751-770. Related: research article in spotlightnews item at the LCSR

"The Second Demographic Transition in Israel: One for All?". 2012. Demographic Research, 27: 261-298. Related: news item at the LCSR

Other publications:

"Israel Demography 2013-2034: Challenges and Chances". 2013. Co-authored with Arnon Soffer. Haifa: Chaikin Chair in Geostrategy, University of Haifa.

"Israel, Demography 2012-2030: On the Way to a Religious State". 2012. Co-authored with Arnon Soffer. Haifa: Chaikin Chair in Geostrategy, University of Haifa

"All by myself? The paradox of citizenship among the FSU immigrants in Israel". 2011. Co-authored with Michael Philippov. In Ben-Porat, Guy and Turner, Bryan S. (eds.) The Contradictions of Israeli Citizenship: Land, Religion and State. Abingdon, Oxon: Routledge.

"Israel, Demography 2010-2030: On the Way to a Religious State". 2010. Co-authored with Arnon Soffer. Haifa: Chaikin Chair in Geostrategy, University of Haifa (in Hebrew)

"Israel: Demography and Density 2007-2020". 2008. Co-authored with Arnon Soffer. Haifa: Chaikin Chair in Geostrategy, University of Haifa (2007 in Hebrew)

Iran 2007: A Geopolitical Analysis. 2008. Co-edited with Yaniv Gambash and Arnon Soffer. Haifa: Chaikin Chair in Geostrategy, University of Haifa and National Defense College (in Hebrew)

"Israel between Developed and Developing Worlds". 2007. Haifa: Chaikin Chair in Geostrategy, University of Haifa (in Hebrew)

"Tel Aviv State - A Threat to Israel". 2006 (first edition) Co-authored with Arnon Soffer. Haifa: Chaikin Chair in Geostrategy, University of Haifa (also available in Hebrew). 2008 (second edition in Hebrew

”Israel, Demography 2006-2020. In light of the process of Disengagement. 2006. Co-authored with Arnon Soffer. Haifa: Chaikin Chair in Geostrategy, University of Haifa 

”Israel, Demography 2004-2020. In light of the process of Disengagement”. 2004. Co-authored with Arnon Soffer. Haifa: Chaikin Chair in Geostrategy, University of Haifa (also available in Hebrew and in German  

Online contributions:

Studying fertility in Israel with structural equation modeling (online 1 June 2016) 

Endogeneity vs Causality in Family Research: Is It Always the Chicken-and-Egg Problem? (online 4 July 2014)

Research Spotlight: When Population Composition Effects Reverse Public Opinion (online 8 August 2013)