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Demography (1972) 9 (2): 263–274.
Published: 01 May 1972
...Desmond O'Rourke Abstract While scientists from many disciplines have contributed to the understanding of specific instances of human migration, there is need for a more general theory of voluntary migration. This paper presents and tests (using data on Irish migration) an economic model which...
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Demography (1966) 3 (2): 378–392.
Published: 01 June 1966
...K. C. Zachariah Summary This paper reports on a pilot study of migration to Greater Bombay, initiated on the recommendation of the Population Commission of United Nations, and utilizes both published tables from the 1961 Census of India and a set of specially prepared tables from the same census...
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Demography (2022) 59 (4): 1249–1274.
Published: 01 August 2022
...Aude Bernard; Sunganani Kalemba; Toan Nguyen Abstract Growing evidence suggests that internal migration experience shapes future internal migration behavior. However, it remains unclear what stage of the decision-making process past internal migration facilitates and whether the impact depends...
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Demography (2023) 60 (4): 1059–1088.
Published: 01 August 2023
... that internal migration plays a role in transmitting socioeconomic inequalities. Theoretically, the article formulates a conceptual framework building on three lines of inquiry: (1) the intergenerational transmission of internal migration behavior, (2) the role of internal migration in social mobility, and (3...
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Demography (2023) 60 (6): 1631–1648.
Published: 01 December 2023
...Shiro Furuya; Jihua Liu; Zhongxuan Sun; Qiongshi Lu; Jason M. Fletcher Abstract Migration is selective, resulting in inequalities between migrants and nonmigrants. However, investigating migration selection is empirically challenging because combined pre- and post-migration data are rarely...
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Published: 06 November 2017
Fig. 1 Migration rates by living arrangement. Migration data sourced from Bell et al. ( 2015a ) and living arrangement data from Iacovou ( 2002 ) More
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Demography (2021) 58 (1): 383–391.
Published: 01 February 2021
...Christina Hughes Abstract In 2019, I published a study titled “Reexamining the Influence of Conditional Cash Transfers on Migration from a Gendered Lens,” to which Oded Stark has since issued a formal comment. This response has been written to address the major themes of Stark's comment. While...
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Demography (2012) 49 (4): 1335–1360.
Published: 21 August 2012
...Filiz Garip Abstract To evaluate the distributional impact of remittances in origin communities, prior research studied how migrants’ selectivity by wealth varies with migration prevalence in the community or prior migration experience of the individual. This study considers both patterns...
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Demography (2015) 52 (4): 1269–1293.
Published: 18 June 2015
...Katherine J. Curtis; Elizabeth Fussell; Jack DeWaard Abstract Changes in the human migration systems of the Gulf of Mexico coastline counties affected by Hurricanes Katrina and Rita provide an example of how climate change may affect coastal populations. Crude climate change models predict a mass...
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Demography (2013) 50 (6): 2053–2073.
Published: 01 August 2013
... – 517 . 10.1093/eurpub/cki026 Anson J. ( 2004 ). The migrant mortality advantage: A 70 month follow-up of the Brussels population . Population Studies , 20 , 191 – 218 . Appleyard R. T. , & Stahl C. W. ( 1995 ). South Pacific migration: New Zealand experience...
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Demography 11370243.
Published: 22 May 2024
...Heidi West; Angubeen Khan; Abdur Razzaque; Randall Kuhn Abstract Labor migration has a profound effect on families, but evidence documenting the impact of migration on women left behind is still lacking. Utilizing the Matlab Health and Socioeconomic Surveys, we examined the roles of migration...
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Demography (2009) 46 (1): 147–167.
Published: 01 February 2009
... by gender. This project is the _ rst to compare explicitly the impact of childbirth and family migration on women’s earnings, and it extends prior cross-sectional and longitudinal studies on isolated countries by providing a direct contrast between two major industrialized nations, using comparable measures...
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Demography (2010) 47 (4): 935–961.
Published: 01 November 2010
...Guy Stecklov; Calogero Carletto; Carlo Azzarri; Benjamin Davis Abstract This article examines the dynamics and causes of the shift in the gender composition of migration, and more particularly, in women’s access to migration opportunities and decision-making. Our analysis focuses on Albania...
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Demography (2009) 46 (3): 575–587.
Published: 01 August 2009
... Migration. Summary of A Workshop . Washington, DC : National Academy Press . H. Reed , & C. Keely ( 2001 ). Forced Migration & Mortality . Washington, DC : National Academy Press . Riphahn R. , & Zimmermann K. ( 2000 ). The Mortality Crisis in East Germany...
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Demography (2006) 43 (4): 711–725.
Published: 01 November 2006
...Aree Jampaklay Abstract This study examines the effects of migration on marital timing in Thailand between 1984 and 2000 using prospective and retrospective survey data from Nang Rong. In contrast to previous results in the literature, event-history analysis of the longitudinal data reveals...
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Demography (2000) 37 (3): 323–338.
Published: 01 August 2000
... approach that includes data from both the origin and the destination. Specifically, the primary objective is to determine how and why the risk of child poverty is associated with migration from Puerto Rico to the United States. The results show that migration reduces the risk of child poverty, partly...
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Demography (2001) 38 (1): 133–145.
Published: 01 February 2001
... immigration. Native-born men and foreign-born men were less likely to leave states that received large numbers of immigrants in the 1980s than they were to leave other states, and native-born men had less propensity toward out-migration than did foreign-born men. Out-migration was most likely to be deterred...
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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 (2001) 38 (2): 201–213.
Published: 01 May 2001
...Paul Boyle; Thomas J. Cooke; Keith Halfacree; Darren Smith Abstract In this paper we consider the effects of family migration on women’s employment status, using census microdata from Great Britain and the United States. We test a simple hypothesis that families tend to move long distances in favor...
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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...