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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 (2014) 51 (2): 645–671.
Published: 08 January 2014
... networks of immigrants that extend into native social networks could also facilitate workplace integration with natives. The effectiveness of social networks is often differentiated with respect to gender because women do not always tap the same migration information systems as men (Wright and Ellis 2000...
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Demography (2010) 47 (4): 935–961.
Published: 01 November 2010
... levels of inequality within the labor market and educational system—a product of the Communist era—while household relations remained heavily steeped in tradition and patriarchy. We use micro-level data from the Albania 2005 Living Standards Measurement Study, including migration histories for family...
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Demography (2016) 53 (5): 1453–1476.
Published: 13 September 2016
... of economic, environmental, and social factors in Mexico over two decades. Pairing origin and destination states and controlling for a rich structure of fixed effects, we find that income positively impacts migration outflows, especially for Mexican states of origin with a recent migration history and for low...
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Demography (2019) 56 (1): 75–102.
Published: 04 January 2019
... on decisions to migrate and where to locate. We discuss a theoretical model explaining how these aspirations might be key influences in the migration decision. Using detailed continuous migration histories from the 2008–2012 Chitwan Valley Family Study, we estimate logistic and alternative-specific conditional...
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Demography (1966) 3 (2): 352–377.
Published: 01 June 1966
... and interviews were taken without regard to the migration status of the household. The interview schedules were designed to obtain data on the demographic and social aspects of the migrant as contrasted with the non-migrant population. Migration history, the objective and subjective factors that appear to have...
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Demography (2014) 51 (6): 2229–2254.
Published: 08 November 2014
... and abortion in particular. In this article, we use detailed pregnancy and migration histories collected as part of the Household and Welfare Study of Accra (HAWS) to examine the association between migration and pregnancy outcomes among women residing in the urban slums of Accra, Ghana. We find...
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Demography (1969) 6 (2): 133–140.
Published: 01 May 1969
... of migration probabilities to duration status are estimated from migration histories for a sample of residents in Monterrey, Mexico, and compared with estimates reported by P. A. Morrison using data from Amsterdam, The Netherlands. In both data sets a negative nonlinear relation of the probability of migrating...
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Demography (2015) 52 (6): 1853–1868.
Published: 18 September 2015
... States and subsequent migration history, we find direct evidence of higher probabilities of return migration for Mexican migrants in poor health as well as lower probabilities of return for migrants with improving health. These findings are robust to the inclusion of potential confounders reflecting...
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Demography (1988) 25 (3): 443–459.
Published: 01 August 1988
.... It appears that over time the state line may be replacing the county line in distinguishing kinds of migrants. Further, our results point to a growing fraction of footloose migrants, not tied to local territory, identified by their migration history rather than demographic characteristics. 30 12 2010...
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Demography (1968) 5 (1): 249–267.
Published: 01 March 1968
... that future studies of residential mobility need to incorporate social psychological concepts with the current focus on migration histories, Markov chains, cohort analyses, migration expectancy tables, and techniques of linking populations over time. Demographers must extend both their theoretical...
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Demography (2017) 54 (6): 2201–2221.
Published: 06 November 2017
... on completed residential histories is by no means a new idea. Bogue ( 1950 ) was a vigorous advocate of a cohort approach to migration analysis, and Shyrock and Larmon ( 1965 ) and Pourcher ( 1966 ) were the first to use retrospective migration histories to estimate average number of moves in a lifetime. More...
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Demography (1966) 3 (2): 416–422.
Published: 01 June 1966
... to examine migration as a cohort process has been hampered by the character of available data [or the United States. Rather than await the development of a registration system—either directly or via social security and tax records—the collection of residence histories is suggested as the most feasible...
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Demography (2013) 50 (1): 71–95.
Published: 06 September 2012
... picture of historical internal migration patterns with an analysis of a unique individual retrospective life history data set. This sample of the black population, collected in 2000, is the only known nationally representative life history data for South Africa; it includes all residential moves for each...
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Demography (2011) 48 (3): 1029–1048.
Published: 21 June 2011
... information, including pregnancy histories; husband’s migration history (starting in 2000, the year of particularly devastating floods in southern Mozambique that left a uniquely strong imprint in popular memory, and therefore could serve as an easy point of reference for the respondents who had difficulties...
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Demography (2008) 45 (1): 209–222.
Published: 01 February 2008
... that family migration often benefits one partner (usually the man) more than the other. Even so, no study to date has examined the possible impact of within-nation geographical mobility on union dissolution. We base our longitudinal analysis on retrospective event-history data from Austria. Our results show...
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Demography (2005) 42 (3): 469–496.
Published: 01 August 2005
... Institute’s Welfare Rules Database, and state economic data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics. Modeling both destination (pull) and departure (push) effects of welfare policy measures and selected covariates in a nested discrete-time event-history migration analysis, we found robust support for the thesis...
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Demography (2013) 50 (4): 1217–1241.
Published: 15 January 2013
..., climate, and weather shocks. These data were used to estimate multivariate event history models of alternative forms of mobility (local mobility, internal migration, and international migration), controlling for a large number of covariates. This approach is generalizable to other study areas and responds...
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Demography (1967) 4 (2): 553–561.
Published: 01 June 1967
... Residential Stability Residential History Empirical Accuracy Migration Career References 1 Stouffer , Samuel A. ( 1962 ). Social Research to Test Ideas (pp. 68 – 112 ). New York : Free Press of Glencoe . 2 Robert McGinnis, “A Stochastic Model of Social Mobility,” submitted...
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Demography (1975) 12 (3): 431–445.
Published: 01 August 1975
...G. Edward Ebanks; P. M. George; Charles E. Nobbe Abstract This paper examines the role of emigration in the recent fertility declines which have occurred on the island of Barbados. Barbados with a history of over two centuries of out-migration has experienced in the period 1951–1970 very...