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Demography (1987) 24 (4): 497–516.
Published: 01 November 1987
...Lawrence A. Brown; Andrew R. Goetz DEMOGRAPHY© Volume 24, Number 4 November 1987 DEVELOPMENT-RELATED CONTEXTUAL EFFECTS AND INDIVIDUAL ATTRIBUTES IN THIRD WORLD MIGRATION PROCESSES: A VENEZUELAN EXAMPLE Lawrence A. Brown Department of Geography, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210 Andrew R...
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Demography (1985) 22 (3): 327–352.
Published: 01 August 1985
... of a spatial frame of reference. DEMOGRAPHY© Volume 22, Number 3 August 1985 SPATIAL VARIATION IN MIGRATION PROCESSES AND DEVELOPMENT: A COSTA RICAN EXAMPLE OF CONVENTIONAL MODELING AUGMENTED BY THE EXPANSION METHOD Lawrence A. Brown Deportment of Geography, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210 John...
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Demography (2012) 49 (2): 477–498.
Published: 10 February 2012
... selected on a number of human-capital attributes. In other words, migration processes attract the most able, motivated, and skilled individuals, while those less endowed with these attributes are less likely to migrate. Migrants are thus distinct from nonmigrants in terms of both observable (e.g...
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Demography (1967) 4 (2): 838–842.
Published: 01 June 1967
... ser comparado uno con otro y con criterios externos, tales como series de tiempo empíricas. Summary The demographic model is a program for representing births, deaths, migration, and social mobility as social processes in a non-stationary stochastic process (Markovian). Transition probabilities...
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Demography (1970) 7 (3): 361–368.
Published: 01 August 1970
...John C. Hudson Abstract A version of the Lotka-Volterra interaction model is adapted to describe population growth and migration processes in a two-region system. The regions are identified as a metropolis and its non-metropolitan hinterland. Several conditions on growth and migration regimes...
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Demography (1975) 12 (1): 121–128.
Published: 01 February 1975
... with remarkable consistency. Several theoretical models of the migration process are more compatible with Stouffer’s original 1940 formulation of intervening opportunities than his 1960 reformulation. Estimates for interstate data indicate that the 1940 definition provides slightly better results. For both...
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Demography (1972) 9 (4): 665–681.
Published: 01 November 1972
... variables a priori thought to play a crucial role in the migration process. Finally, we present clues to the causes of such “surprising” results. 8 1 2011 © Population Association of America 1972 1972 Income Elasticity Migration Model Aggregate Model Interstate Migration Standard...
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Demography (1976) 13 (3): 297–309.
Published: 01 August 1976
... is found to be longer where previous familial and personal contacts existed. Overall, the results provide additional evidence of the importance of social, as opposed to strictly economic, variables in the migration process. 15 2 2011 © Population Association of America 1976 1976 Economic...
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Demography (2014) 51 (4): 1159–1173.
Published: 01 May 2014
... declined in the year or two since migration and not significantly more likely to have improved. Thus, it appears that the migration process itself and/or the experiences of the immediate post-migration period detrimentally affect Mexican immigrants’ health. 10 4 2014 1 5 2014 © Population...
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Demography (1970) 7 (2): 175–183.
Published: 01 May 1970
...Lawrence A. Brown; Frank E. Horton; Robert I. Wittick Abstract This paper arises out of the fact that place utility, a basic factor in behavioral conceptualizations of migration processes, has not been specified in operational terms. This is done here through a model that assigns intraurban...
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Demography (1999) 36 (3): 339–353.
Published: 01 August 1999
...Shawn Malia Kanaiaupuni; Katharine M. Donato Abstract We apply multilevel methods to data from Mexico to examine how village migration patterns affect infant survival outcomes in origins. We argue that migration is a cumulative process with varying health effects at different stages of its...
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Demography (1983) 20 (3): 299–311.
Published: 01 August 1983
.... About 25 percent of residential mobility and 40 percent of migration occurred under conditions of substantial constraint. Mobility was most often constrained by family dynamics; for migration, occupational relocations frequently imposed the decision-to-move process and determined destinations...
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Demography (1981) 18 (3): 355–368.
Published: 01 August 1981
...Gary D. Sandefur; Wilbur J. Scott Abstract This paper examines the utility of viewing migration in the context of work careers and family life cycles. We do this by studying migration as a discrete state, continuous time process. We find that the inverse relationship between age and migration...
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Demography (1979) 16 (4): 565–573.
Published: 01 November 1979
.... Moreover, the effect of preference status on mobility intentions is somewhat larger than that for community satisfaction, indicating that residential preference plays a significant role in the decision-making process regarding migration. Preference Status Residential Mobility Prefer Type Community...
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Demography (1987) 24 (2): 211–228.
Published: 01 May 1987
... within the two seetors, however, have not attracted mueh attention but are also important beeause understanding their dynamics, as alterna- tives to between-seetor migrations, may help to illuminate the processes and forees underlying all such movements. Indeed, migration interchanges between the metro...
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Demography (2021) 58 (6): 2243–2263.
Published: 01 December 2021
... and selective migration while considering potential reasons for the heterogeneity of previous findings. Two opposing processes are often employed to explain the disproportionate exposure of socioeconomically disadvantaged households to environmental hazards: selective siting and selective migration...
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Demography (1999) 36 (4): 553–568.
Published: 01 November 1999
...Townsand Price-Spratlen Abstract Urban ethnogenesis is a process by which a group creates and maintains social networks and communication patterns as the basis for institutional and communal life in urban areas. Ethnogenesis is a foundation upon which most historical, urbanward migrations have been...
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Demography (1996) 33 (4): 429–442.
Published: 01 November 1996
... necessarily experience only positive outcomes as a result of the assimilation process. T he implications of migration for social and demographic behavior are of long-standing interest to social scientists (Glazer 1993; Gordon 1964; Hirschman 1983; Lieberson 1980; Park 1950). Studying how migrants adapt...
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Demography (1973) 10 (2): 225–241.
Published: 01 May 1973
...Sidney Goldstein Abstract Based on special tabulations of 1960 census data on migration within Thailand, this analysis attempts to assess the role of migration in the urbanization process and the relation between migration and fertility. The importance of migration to urban growth is evidenced...
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Demography (2019) 56 (5): 1573–1605.
Published: 03 September 2019
... and emphasizes the importance of examining previously studied outcomes in ways that consider the specific subject locations of recipients in order to better understand both the logics underlying development policy and the process of migration itself. 06 08 2019 03 08 2019 © Population...
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