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Demography (2001) 38 (1): 133–145.
Published: 01 February 2001
...Mary M. Kritz; Douglas T. Gurak Abstract In this paper we examine the internal migratory response, by native-born non-Hispanic white men and foreign-born men in the United States, to recent immigration. Our analysis does not support the claim that natives have made a migratory response to recent...
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Demography (2013) 50 (4): 1217–1241.
Published: 15 January 2013
... migratory responses. Overall, the results support an alternative narrative of environmentally induced migration that recognizes the adaptability of rural households in responding to environmental change. Relative to studies of fast forms of environmental change, the effects of slow forms have received...
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Demography (2011) 48 (2): 401–424.
Published: 04 May 2011
... Regions of Nepal. The insurgency resulted in a total of 200 deaths in Chitwan district over a decade, while the number of deaths in some of the hardest hit districts reached over 900 (Informal Sector Service Center 2008 ). Chitwan thus offers a unique opportunity to study real-time migratory responses...
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Demography (2011) 48 (1): 73–99.
Published: 23 February 2011
... and/or a shared sense of ambition and responsibility within the family—that promote migratory behavior in the first place. From another point of view, it is plausible to suppose that family member migration might have the opposite effect. Youth in transnational families may approach school and labor as a way...
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Demography (2013) 50 (1): 71–95.
Published: 06 September 2012
..., and their migratory response to poor conditions and political changes shows up in these data. Given the paucity of historical data on black South African mobility during the apartheid era (Kok et al. 2003 ), this finding is particularly noteworthy. Despite significant legal barriers under apartheid, blacks exercised...
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Demography (2004) 41 (4): 721–738.
Published: 01 November 2004
.... In the study presented here, we considered the degree to which responses to the census question on the year of arrival correspond to specific salient events in the migratory career: the dates of first and last entry into the United States. We then com- bined responses to questions about first and last entries...
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Demography (2013) 50 (3): 1067–1091.
Published: 27 March 2013
... immigrants’ migratory spells in the United States (Massey et al. 2002 ) and disrupting remittances and family ties (Hagan et al. 2008 ). Likewise, a fairly large number of studies have examined the impact of other federal laws, such as the Illegal Immigration Reform and Immigrant Responsibility Act...
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Demography (1966) 3 (2): 352–377.
Published: 01 June 1966
... “motivated” movement to Santiago, and other aspects oj the migratory move itself were also topics of inquiry. Tabulations of this survey portray Santiago as a city of great in-migration. The flow is estimated to be between 1.5 and 1.7 percent per year. Among the population 15 years of age or over, about 50...
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Demography (2003) 40 (2): 289–307.
Published: 01 May 2003
... cumulative causation affects patterns of Mexican migration. wo major developments in the study of migration in the past 20 years have been the recognition of the importance of gender and of social networks in the migratory and as- similation process. Until recently, these two fields have remained mostly...
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Demography (1981) 18 (3): 369–388.
Published: 01 August 1981
... time are evident in the responsiveness of Mexican internal migrants to various socioeconomic stimuli, and appreciable differences are also evident across space. Moreover, a threshold is observed such that up to about 340 miles higher origin earnings deter migration, but beyond this distance higher...
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Demography (2017) 54 (6): 2201–2221.
Published: 06 November 2017
... and therefore reflect the entire migratory life of real cohorts. Because the cohort approach views migration as an incremental process where individuals progress from one move to the next, it allows studying the association between the timing of migration and individual lifetime migration. Cohort measures also...
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Demography (1971) 8 (1): 141–155.
Published: 01 February 1971
...Michael J. Greenwood; Patrick J. Gormely Abstract The primary objective of this study is to present an explanation of the interstate migratory movements of white and nonwhite persons which occurred over the period 1955–1960. The study is similar to several other recent studies in that we estimate...
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Demography (2001) 38 (2): 187–200.
Published: 01 May 2001
... leaving in 1990 1995. Even though women constitute a large and increasing share of this flow, the subject of female migration has been relatively neglected. Critics have attributed this lack of at- tention to two basic misconceptions: that women are passive reactors to male migratory decisions (Brettell...
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Demography (2012) 49 (1): 197–217.
Published: 23 November 2011
...Claudia Geist; Patricia A. McManus Abstract Previous research on migration and gendered career outcomes centers on couples and rarely examines the reason for the move. The implicit assumption is usually that households migrate in response to job opportunities. Based on a two-year panel from...
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Demography (1975) 12 (2): 193–208.
Published: 01 May 1975
... as con- cerns migratory currents towards urban areas of attraction (Hutchinson, 1963, pp. 51-53; ECLA, 1966,pp. 57-58; Peru, 1966, p. 25; Martine, 1969, pp. 100-113; Herrick, 1964, pp. 73-76; Elizaga, 1970a, pp. 31-40). By contrast, the composi- tion of migration streams to rural areas has received very...
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Demography (1990) 27 (1): 97–109.
Published: 01 February 1990
... Policies on Migration 101 not similar in background characteristics such as education and occupation, which also affect migratory behavior. This response bias will influence the estimated overall rates of migration. The conclusions drawn from the multivariate model coefficients of the variables that affect...
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Demography (1987) 24 (2): 265–270.
Published: 01 May 1987
... on the basis of prior migratory behavior: A methodological note . International Migration , 7 , 1 – 7 . 10.1111/j.1468-2435.1969.tb00286.x Rosemond , C. C. ( 1971 ). Migration as a spatial and temporal process . Annals of the Association of American Geographers , 61 , 589 – 598 . 10.1111/j...
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Demography (2015) 52 (4): 1269–1293.
Published: 18 June 2015
... of such environmental events, our study investigated changes in migration systems resulting from Hurricanes Katrina and Rita, two of the most severe hurricanes on record. We examine the effects of these events on U.S. migration systems to gain insights into the migratory consequences of disasters caused by extreme...
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Demography (2013) 50 (3): 971–991.
Published: 18 January 2013
... groups, and the key explanatory variable is the change in the corresponding relative supply of men. To address possible bias from selective out-migration of women in response to the scarcity of men, I also present results of analyses in which the supply measure is instrumented using a similar gauge...
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Demography (2013) 50 (5): 1873–1896.
Published: 29 November 2012
...-migration when local immigration increases (Crowder et al. 2011 ), and related work reveals not only that this migratory response to the presence of immigrants is stronger in nontraditional areas but also that the neighborhood destinations of native movers have substantially fewer immigrants than the ones...
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