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Demography (2017) 54 (5): 1677–1714.
Published: 21 September 2017
...Xin Meng; Chikako Yamauchi Abstract Since the end of 1990s, approximately 160 million Chinese rural workers migrated to cities for work. Because of restrictions on migrant access to local health and education systems, many rural children are left behind in home villages to grow up without parental...
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Demography (2012) 49 (2): 477–498.
Published: 10 February 2012
...Kevin J. A. Thomas Abstract This study uses data from the 2000 U.S. census to examine whether the schooling advantage of black immigrants’ children found in previous studies is robust. According to the results, the advantage associated with having migrant parents is not restricted to the children...
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Demography (2021) 58 (5): 1765–1792.
Published: 01 October 2021
... International migration is a commonly used strategy through which household members seek to accumulate resources, mitigate financial uncertainty, and provide better opportunities for their families ( Garip 2016 ; Massey et al. 1987 ; Stark 1991 ). In particular, migrant parents often invest newly acquired...
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Demography (2001) 38 (2): 187–200.
Published: 01 May 2001
... the husband or a parent; only a tiny minority initiated migration independently. Although males also are quite likely to be introduced to migration by a parent, nearly half of all male migrants left for the United States before or without a wife or a parent. Estimates of the determinants of migration...
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Demography (1999) 36 (2): 233–246.
Published: 01 May 1999
... supply, an increase in the use of labor subcontracting, or a deterioration of the U.S. labor market. 14 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1999 1999 Labor Market Social Capital Undocumented Migrant Wage Penalty Migrant Parent References ACCRA Cost of Living Index...
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Demography (2007) 44 (2): 265–288.
Published: 01 May 2007
...John Giles; Ren Mu Abstract Recent research has shown that participation in migrant labor markets has led to substantial increases in income for families in rural China. This article addresses the question of how participation is affected by elderly parent health. We find that younger adults...
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Demography (2004) 41 (1): 151–171.
Published: 01 February 2004
... of smaller cities and rural areas reported an average of 2.4 total trips to the United States, the residents of large urban areas reported an average of only 0.6. Likewise, whereas 17% of the residents of small cities and towns and ranchos had a U.S. migrant parent and a third had at least one migrant...
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Demography (1976) 13 (2): 199–224.
Published: 01 May 1976
... by birthplace of parents, it is possible to compare two subsets of Northern-born children: those whose parents are of Southern birth vs. those with Northern- born parents. The former are second gen- eration blacks in the North, that is, the Northern-born children of Southern-born migrants. The latter, Northern...
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Demography (2015) 52 (6): 1825–1851.
Published: 15 October 2015
...Catalina Amuedo-Dorantes; Susan Pozo; Thitima Puttitanun Abstract Given the unprecedented increase in the flow of migrants from El Salvador, Guatemala, and Honduras to the United States, this article analyzes the impact of U.S. interior enforcement on parent–child separations among Central American...
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Demography (2011) 48 (1): 49–72.
Published: 03 February 2011
... countries leave the parental home. The result may be seen as evidence of how the potential effects of cultural norms are counter-affected by other factors, such as the facilities of the welfare state and the awkward position of migrant youth between two cultures. Considering the pathways out of home...
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Demography (2019) 56 (4): 1453–1461.
Published: 10 June 2019
... minors by recency of migration across regions in Mexico, 2000–2015. Sources: 2000 and 2010 Mexican Census and the 2015 Mexico Intercensal Survey. In 2010 and 2015, a majority (58 % to 60 %) of U.S.-born minors and Mexican-born migrant minors lived with two Mexican-born parents, compared with 70...
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Published: 01 October 2021
Fig. 3 Bivariate differences in educational attainment between children with parental migrants and those without observed for the full sample ( N = 38,813) More
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Demography (2009) 46 (3): 513–534.
Published: 01 August 2009
... of parental in uence is the effect of parental aspirations. Several studies have found evidence that parental aspirations do matter in terms of the schooling performance of immigrant children. Kao and Tienda (1995), for example, argued that im- migrant parents are more likely than their native-born...
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Demography (2022) 59 (3): 1071–1092.
Published: 01 June 2022
...  < .001). The coefficients, however, are not as large as those linking ties to LPRs to LPR departures, nor are they systematically larger than other coefficients in the panel more generally. For example, having a parent or spouse who was a likely undocumented migrant is more likely to predict departure...
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Demography (2017) 54 (6): 2249–2271.
Published: 08 November 2017
... migrants. We compare these migrant groups with second-generation stayers , whose parents never left the South, as well as with those who were born to northern-born parents and residing in the non-South. The consideration of second-generation and even third-generation migrants is quite common...
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Demography (2013) 50 (4): 1303–1314.
Published: 26 January 2013
... migration (Lindstrom and Giorguli Saucedo 2007 ). And although some children ultimately move to join migrant parents, families usually migrate in stages (Dreby 2010 ; Suarez-Orozco et al. 2002 ). In combination, the patterns point to a rise in a distinct form of family life in Mexico—one in which parents...
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Demography (1981) 18 (1): 67–83.
Published: 01 February 1981
... and information was gathered in Round I on their mobility and on their relatives living in the State. In tum, these relatives (Round II) were asked about the mobility of their parents, siblings, and children. (The responses from Round II should have included the migrants in Round I.) Evaluation of the accuracy...
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Demography (2014) 51 (5): 1955–1976.
Published: 22 August 2014
... (VanLandingham et al. 1993 ). That many migrants move for educational purposes might serve to strengthen such differences or perhaps introduce new ones related to the different environments in which school-bound and factory-bound migrants live. Living with parents is associated with less sexual activity...
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Demography (1976) 13 (3): 297–309.
Published: 01 August 1976
...) was based on whether the migrant's or spouse's parents resided within the state to which the migrant moved. The follow- ing pieces of information were used in constructing this measure: Time One 1. State of birth of the migrant's par- ents. 2. State of birth of the spouse's parents. Time Two I. State...
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Demography (2000) 37 (3): 323–338.
Published: 01 August 2000
... 37-NUMBER 3, AUGUST 2000 plained by parental human capital and work patterns, family structure, and public assistance. We also pursue two secondary objectives. First, we pro- vide insights into migrants long-term trajectory by docu- menting how their economic circumstances compare with those...