Dr Beata Nowok

Beata is involved in the data linkage and data classification of the Digistising Scotland Project and is based in Edinburgh.

Beata obtained an MSc in Quantitative Methods and Information Systems from the Warsaw School of Economics, Poland and a PhD in Demography from the University of Groningen, the Netherlands. Between 2004 and 2006, she was a researcher in the Central European Forum for Migration and Population Research (CEFMR) in Warsaw. Before joining the LSCS in April 2013, she was a research fellow in the ESRC Centre for Population Change (CPC). Her research interests include applications of quantitative methods in demography, in general, and longitudinal analysis of migration behaviour, in particular.

Selected Publications

Nowok, B., M. van Ham, A. M. Findlay & V. Gayle (2013), Does migration make you happy? A longitudinal study of internal migration and subjective well-being. Environment and Planning A, 45(4): 986-1002

Nowok, B. & F. Willekens (2011), A probabilistic framework for harmonization of migration statistics. Population, Space and Place, 17(5): 521-533

Kupiszewski, M., J. Bijak & B. Nowok (2008), The Impact of Future Demographic Trends in Europe, 2005-2050. Finnish Yearbook of Population Research, XLIII (2007-2008):147-183

Matysiak, A. & B. Nowok (2007), Stochastic forecast of the population of Poland, 2005-2050. Demographic Research, 17 (11): 301-338

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