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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
... are more important than male networks for moves within Mexico. For moves to the United States, male migrant networks are more important for prospective male migrants than for female migrants, and female migrant networks lower the odds of male migration, but significantly increase female migration. We...
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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 (2015) 52 (3): 989–1015.
Published: 08 May 2015
... of network ties for providing resources and the role of gender in mediating social capital quality and access to network support. Results reveal that not only are different kinds of ties important to female and male migration, but migrants from different countries look to different sources of social capital...
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Demography (1985) 22 (3): 309–325.
Published: 01 August 1985
...Dennis P. Hogan; David I. Kertzer Abstract This study examines patterns of male migration in central Italy during its transformation from an agrarian to an urban-industrial society. The Italian population registers provide data on the extent and type of emigration among more than 3,500 men (ages 10...
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Demography (2015) 52 (5): 1573–1600.
Published: 23 June 2015
... resources, and this variation predicts the subsequent emigration of their male partners to the United States. We then use data from a policy experiment to demonstrate that an exogenous increase in a woman’s control over household resources decreases the probability that her spouse migrates. Our findings...
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Demography (1969) 6 (4): 455–471.
Published: 01 November 1969
...William F. Stinner; Gordon F. De Jong Abstract This paper considers social and economic correlates of age-specific 1950-1960 net migration of Negro males from a sample of 150 southern counties. A model is developed with five components: (1) economic activity and urbanization, (2) white...
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Demography (1998) 35 (4): 421–434.
Published: 01 November 1998
... use; how this pattern was shaped by variations in family-planning acceptability; and the way in which the system of male labor migration and social and economic inequities across communities affected women's use of contraceptives. Results show that variation in contraceptive use across homeland areas...
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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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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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Demography (1985) 22 (3): 353–366.
Published: 01 August 1985
...Gary D. Sandefur Abstract This paper examines the impact of job characteristics and of length of residence in one place on the likelihood of interstate migration for young men at different points in the early life course. An event history analysis of a sample of U.S. white males between the ages...
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Demography (1978) 15 (1): 41–56.
Published: 01 February 1978
...Eui-Hang Shin Abstract Using the 1960 and 1970 census data, this paper analyzes the net effects of the interregional migration of black males on the educational levels of the resident black male population at the regions of origin and destination. Significant variations are observed...
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Demography (1966) 3 (2): 352–377.
Published: 01 June 1966
... percent were found to be migrants from outside the metropolitan area. A high level of flow has been sustained for several decades, for only 60 percent of the total in-migrants have arrived during the last twenty years. Migration to Santiago was found to be selective by sex. For each two male in-migrants...
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Demography (2013) 50 (3): 971–991.
Published: 18 January 2013
... Mexico-U.S. migration has increased well beyond what would be expected based on Mexican population growth alone. Mexican migrants are hardly a cross section of the national Mexican population. In particular, the migrant population is disproportionately male. In 2007, the ratio of males to females...
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Demography (2001) 38 (2): 201–213.
Published: 01 May 2001
... of the male’s career and that this can have a detrimental effect on women’s employment status. Unlike many previous studies of this question, our work emphasizes the importance of identifying couples that have migrated together, rather than simply comparing long-distance (fe)male migrants with nonmigrant (fe...
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Demography (1966) 3 (2): 378–392.
Published: 01 June 1966
... for ages of maximum economic activity. Migration streams to Bombay were preponderantly male, and, among males, the married segment predominated. The propensity to migrate was unusually high among minority religious groups. As to educational level, migrants were superior to the general population at origin...
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Demography (2023) 60 (5): 1335–1357.
Published: 01 October 2023
... in explaining the MMA among males aged 65+ using a rich, unique dataset from France. This dataset contains information on native-born and foreign-born pensioners who are tracked worldwide until they die, providing a rare opportunity to assess return migration selection effects and their impact on the MMA...
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Demography (1983) 20 (2): 235–248.
Published: 01 May 1983
...: Bowles, et. al., 1975. Figure I.-Illustration of Age-Specific Net Migration Rate Typology Based on Underlying Directional Patterns. slope of the curve after the peak seems to vary with the level of migration. Fig- ure 2 shows the exponential slope of the directional migration rate at ages 40-44 for male...
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Demography (1967) 4 (1): 283–292.
Published: 01 March 1967
... and migration. This study is designed to determine the relative importance of intergenerational vertical mobility and type of community or place of origin in contributing to the migration of college graduates by using direct mobility and migration data. The study sample consists of 850 employed male graduates...
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Demography (1967) 4 (1): 293–309.
Published: 01 March 1967
...." It operates among all occupational strata and among nonwhites as well as whites In Table 2 the im- portance of age is equally clear for profes- sional males and females at every level of mobility from local movement to distant migration. Between 1955 and 1960, 30 percent of professional males migrated, 11...