Research Projects

            Over the period 2002-2008 41 research projects were accomplished in total in CPS. 32 of them were financed by a Government budget subsidy, 1 is financed through the Fund for scientific research (current) and 8 through contracts with exterior contracting authorities.

 

In 2008 15 projects financed by Government budget subsidy were included in CPS research plan:

 

Completed and approved by the Scientific Council research projects:

·        „Change in the ethnic structure of population in Bulgaria according to the censuses in 20th century”; principal investigator Vanya Dodunekova, PhD, Research Associate 1st degree.

·        „Migration of the Greek population having inhabited the territory of today’s Bulgaria during 18–19th centuries (till 1878)”; principal investigator: Shtelian Shterionov, PhD, DSc, Senior Research Associate.

·        „Nuptiality and fertility changes in Bulgaria (cohort analysis)”; principal investigator: Vetka Zhekova, PhD, Senior Research Associate.

·        „Stochastic interpretation and estimates of mortality and longevity indicators of population in Bulgaria by regions during 1992 - 2001”; principal investigator: DSc  Emil Christov, Senior Research Associate 1st degree.

·        „Socio-demographic estimates of infertility in Bulgaria”; investigators: Tatyana Kotzeva, PhD, Associate Professor (principal) and Elitsa Dimitrova, PhD, Research Associate 1st degree.

 

Current research projects:

·        „Third age population in Bulgaria – demographic and social characteristics, worldly problems”; investigators: Genoveva Mihova, PhD, Associate Professor (principal) and Maria Belcheva, PhD, Senior Research Associate.

·        „Estimates of labour force in Bulgaria at lower regional levels – municipalities”; principal investigator: Alexander Ttzvetkov, PhD, Research Associate 1st degree.

·        Impact of the demographic development on the potential labour force in Bulgaria (2005-2030)”; principal investigator: Kremena Borissova-Marinova, PhD, Senior Research Associate.

·        Impact of fertility and mortality on the process of population reproduction (mathematical modeling, types of models, and their implication in the demographic development in the world)”; investigators: Marta Sugareva, PhD, DSc, Senior Research Associate (principal) and Kamelia Lilova, J. expert.

·        Population of small ethnic groups in Bulgaria over the 20th century”; principal investigator Vanya Dodunekova, PhD, Research Associate 1st degree.

·        Introduction to historical demography of Bulgarian lands during the Renaissance (textbook)”; investigators: Shtelian Shterionov, PhD, DSc, Senior Research Associate (principal) and Daniela Angelova, PhD, Research Associate 1st degree

·        “Income of the households and its impact on deprivation and on the quality of family (partners’) relations”; principal investigator: Zdravka Toneva, PhD, Senior Research Associate 2nd degree.

·        “Demographic aspects in the development of rural settlement network in Bulgaria during the period 1946-2005”; principal investigator: Nikolai Tzekov, Research Associate 2nd degree.

·        Professor Minko Minkov: life and creative work”; principal investigator: Penka Naidenova, PhD, DSc, Senior Research Associate 1st degree.

·        Socio-demographic consequences of the women’ status at the labour market in Bulgaria at the beginning of the 21st century”; principal investigator: Maria Nikolova, PhD, Senior Research Associate.