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Demography (2001) 38 (2): 187–200.
Published: 01 May 2001
...Marcela Cerrutti; Douglas S. Massey Abstract In this paper we examine the circumstances and determinants of female migration between Mexico and the United States. Using data from the Mexican Migration Project, we considered the relative timing of males’ and females’ moves northward. We...
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Demography (1979) 16 (2): 257–277.
Published: 01 May 1979
...Joan M. Herold Abstract This paper examines inter-provincial female migration in Chile for the 1965–1970 period, with a view to describing socioeconomic characteristics of migrant women and to determining differences and similarities in age, educational level, occupation, and type of move (first...
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Demography (2010) 47 (4): 935–961.
Published: 01 November 2010
... members since migration began. Based on discrete-time hazard models, the analysis shows a dramatic increase in male migration and a gradual and uneven expansion of the female proportion of this international migration. Female migration, which is shown to be strongly associated with education, wealth...
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Demography (2013) 50 (4): 1243–1277.
Published: 24 May 2013
... than weak ties for male and female migration. Indeed, weak ties play an especially important role in male migration. In terms of network resources, having more resources as a result of strong ties appears to dampen overall migration, while having more resources as a result of weaker ties appears...
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Demography (2003) 40 (2): 289–307.
Published: 01 May 2003
...Sara R. Curran; Estela Rivero-Fuentes Abstract This article compares the impact of family migrant and destination-specific networks on international and internal migration. We find that migrant networks are more important for international moves than for internal moves and that female networks...
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Demography (2024) 61 (2): 569–593.
Published: 01 April 2024
... by comparing rates of first births and completed fertility among three groups: nonmigrants (at origin), migrants, and return migrants. Using extensive data collected both in the home regions and at destination, we analyze female migration from Martinique, Guadeloupe, French Guiana, and Réunion Island...
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Published: 15 March 2012
Fig. 1 Odds of crossing an educational barrier relative to the odds of homogamy, by community-level of migration (wives aged 18–40), Mexico. Odds are computed based on Model 4 for Mexico (see Table  5 ). Categories for community-level migration are as follows: LL: low levels of male and female More
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Published: 01 April 2022
Fig. 1 Age-specific components of female population growth rate: Mortality, migration, and growth rate at birth ( Eq. (3) ), for selected countries from 2008 to 2018. Source: See Table 1 . More
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Demography (2015) 52 (3): 989–1015.
Published: 08 May 2015
... increase the odds of migration from countries where gender equity and incidence of female-led families are low, while ties to women are more important for migration from countries where gender equity and female-led families are high. Previous research on migration and social capital details the importance...
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Demography (2012) 49 (2): 449–476.
Published: 15 March 2012
...Fig. 1 Odds of crossing an educational barrier relative to the odds of homogamy, by community-level of migration (wives aged 18–40), Mexico. Odds are computed based on Model 4 for Mexico (see Table  5 ). Categories for community-level migration are as follows: LL: low levels of male and female...
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Demography (1966) 3 (2): 352–377.
Published: 01 June 1966
... there were three female migrants. Migration was also selective by age. During the decade preceding the survey, two-thirds had arrived before attaining their twenty-fifth birthday. Forty-four percent of the men and 51 percent of the women had been between 15 and 29 years of age at time of arrival...
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Demography (1986) 23 (1): 1–12.
Published: 01 February 1986
... that socioeconomic factors, often overlooked in favor of cultural explanation, must be considered in the analysis of nuptiality. 7 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1986 1986 Nineteenth Century Internal Migration Occupational Structure Socioeconomic Structure Female Surplus...
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Demography (1981) 18 (3): 349–354.
Published: 01 August 1981
... Equation Femaleness of industrial composition Female earningsC Unemployment rate Proportion clerical Femaleness of industrial compo s I tion Female earningsC Unemployment rate Proportion clerical Percent Catholic Sex ratio Total population Female migration ratio Male earningsC Proportion females 25-29...
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Demography (2021) 58 (1): 383–391.
Published: 01 February 2021
.... ( 2008 ). Women beneficiaries or women bearing the cost? A gendered analysis of the Red de Protección Social in Nicaragua . Development and Change , 39 , 823 – 844 . Cerrutti M. , & Massey D. S. ( 2001 ). On the auspices of female migration from Mexico to the United States...
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Demography (1987) 24 (2): 191–210.
Published: 01 May 1987
... Household Small Farm Large Farm Migration Decision Female Migration References Anderson , D. , & Leiserson , M. ( 1980 ). Rural nonfarm employment in developing countries . Economic Development and Cultural Change , 28 ( 2 ), 227 – 248 . 10.1086/451170 Anker , R...
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Demography (2006) 43 (4): 711–725.
Published: 01 November 2006
...: Female Marriage Migration in China . Annals of the Association of American Geography , 88 , 227 – 51 . 10.1111/1467-8306.00092 Guest , P. , & Tan , J. ( 1994 ). Transformation of Marriage Patterns in Thailand . Thailand : Institute for Population and Social Research, Mahidol...
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Demography (1998) 35 (3): 335–344.
Published: 01 August 1998
... that migration alters the career trajectory primarily by accelerating the process of occupational mobility rather than by increasing the level of occupational attainment. Further, the effect of migration on careers varies by type of migration, especially for women. Male-female differences in the outcome...
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Demography (2022) 59 (2): 707–729.
Published: 01 April 2022
... migration, net of other factors such as adaptation and selection. For all ages at migration from one to 20, female forced migrants had lower levels of completed fertility than similar women born in present-day Finland, which suggests a permanent impact of migration. However, women born in the same year...
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Demography (2015) 52 (4): 1345–1355.
Published: 25 June 2015
...Erin R. Hamilton; Robin Savinar Abstract We examine the nature and degree of two sources of error in data on migration from Mexico to the United States in Mexican household-based surveys: (1) sampling error that results when whole households migrate and no one is left behind to report...
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Demography (2013) 50 (3): 971–991.
Published: 18 January 2013
... increases in female educational attainment and female employment rates. However, I find little evidence that women who do marry match to men who are younger or less educated than themselves. 7 12 2012 18 1 2013 © Population Association of America 2013 2013 Migration Mexico Fertility...
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