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Areas of Interest:

Social demography, subjective social mobility, marriage, family life, child development and parenting, Indonesia, and low-/middle-income countries


B.A. Sociology & International Development, McGill University, 2017

Recent Publications

Iwo, René, Elizabeth Frankenberg, Duncan Thomas, Cecep Sumantri. “Extreme events, educational aspirations, and long-term outcomes.” Revise and resubmit.

Iwo, René, Mónica Ruiz-Casares, José Ignacio Nazif-Muñoz. 2023. “The increasing prevalence of children home alone in Ghana: The importance of considering regional inequalities.” Child Indicators Research 16:2013–32. doi: 10.1007/s12187-023-10038-w.

Frankenberg, Elizabeth, Nicholas Ingwersen, René Iwo, Cecep Sumantri, Duncan Thomas. 2023. “Impacts of disaster-induced death and destruction on health and mortality over the longer term.” Pp. 3–22 in Environmental Impacts on Families: Change, Challenge, and Adaptation, National Symposium on Family Issues, edited by S. E. Ortiz, S. M. McHale, V. King, and J. E. Glick. Cham: Springer Nature Switzerland.

Ruiz-Casares, Mónica, José Ignacio Nazif-Muñoz, René Iwo, Youssef Oulhote. 2018. “Nonadult supervision of children in low- and middle-income countries: Results from 61 national population-based surveys.” International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health 15(8):1564. doi:10.3390/ijerph15081564.


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