Yves Charbit

PhD, Professor of Demography, Paris Descartes University, University of Sorbonne Paris Cité

Yves Charbit produced the online course “La bombe démographique aura-t-elle lieu?” (“Is the demographic bomb for real?”) at the Centre Virchow-Villermé; the course went online in May of 2014.

Charbit is a Professor Emeritus for Demography of the Paris Descartes University, where in 2008 he established the Centre Population et Développement (CEPED), which he headed until 2013.

As an expert in issues pertaining to demographic trends he coordinated a joint project with Oxford University in several West African countries on the subject of child pregnancy.

He is active in an expert network addressing the demographic anthropology of health, he heads two scientific collections (Harmattan and Springer) and is a member of the executive board of the publication “Revue Européenne des Migrations Internationales“.