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Demography (1970) 7 (4): 449–458.
Published: 01 November 1970
...Alden Speare, Jr. Abstract Previous research has shown that mobility rates decline with increasing age and duration of residence. These relationships are investigated further for the case of residential mobility using residence histories obtained in interviews with 2264 Rhode Island residents...
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Demography (1968) 5 (1): 249–267.
Published: 01 March 1968
..., which are then contrasted with subsequent mobility. Past mobility, plan, choice, and the life cycle account for approximately 80 percent of the possible subsequent mobility-rate variation for the Los Angeles metropolis. For the time period and indexes, the greatest relative contributions to subsequent...
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Demography (1999) 36 (3): 299–314.
Published: 01 August 1999
... of major socioeconomic changes occurring in the quarter-century under study, have the determinants of mobility changed over time? Our findings indicate that mobility rates in the 1980s differed little from those in the 1970s. However, individuals in families headed by a young person or a person without...
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Demography (1971) 8 (2): 171–184.
Published: 01 May 1971
... is concerned with strengthening the foundation for projecting aggregate levels of mobility: (1) how does repeated movement manifest itself at the metropolitan scale? and (2) for predictive purposes, which aggregate indices capture the most important features of local population composition? Mobility rates were...
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Demography (1976) 13 (3): 297–309.
Published: 01 August 1976
...Michael B. Toney Abstract This study examines length of residence for movers—that subsection of the population which accounts for the high mobility rates in the United States. The propensity for repeated migration is studied in relation to economic opportunities and previous familial and personal...
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Demography (2008) 45 (4): 829–849.
Published: 01 November 2008
... Microdata Sample from the 2000 U.S. decennial census is used to calculate migration rates by occupation and education. The analysis estimates the effects of these occupational mobility measures on the migration of couples and the earnings of married individuals. I find that migration rates in both...
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Demography (2018) 55 (4): 1547–1565.
Published: 03 July 2018
... mobility—family structure, income inequality, school quality, segregation, and social capital—can account for the link between earlier slavery and current mobility. More fragile family structures in areas where slavery was more prevalent, as reflected in lower marriage rates and a larger share of children...
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Demography (1978) 15 (4): 571–588.
Published: 01 November 1978
...), on the other. Application of this framework using census data for individual metropolitan areas allows the analyst to decompose population changes due to net migration into contributing mobility streams and their component rates which are subject to unique community and individual influences. The paper...
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Demography (1978) 15 (4): 589–603.
Published: 01 November 1978
... traditional 10- cal mobility rate. This was the ratio of the number of movers from central city to ring in relation to the total ring popu- lation. This approximated the impact of suburban movement on the ring popu- lation. The second was the ratio of movers Table I.-Percent of the SMSA Population Residing...
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Demography (1967) 4 (1): 273–282.
Published: 01 March 1967
... changes in output per worker and adjusted new entry rate. Ap- parently there is no, or very little, rela- tionship after allowing for difference in rates of growth in the labor force. Among the industries which grew slowly in em- ployment, the rate of new entries, ad- justed for mobility, appears to fall...
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Demography (2004) 41 (4): 629–648.
Published: 01 November 2004
... from the National Longitudinal Surveys and a model of population renewal that takes into account intergenerational mobility and differential fertility across groups that are defined by poverty status and family structure. Our results suggest that current rates of intergenerational inheritance have...
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Demography (1972) 9 (2): 257–261.
Published: 01 May 1972
... exert an influence on mobility. To assess the influence of supply factors, new labor force entrants and withdrawals, along with labor demand variables, were regressed against gross in- and out-migration rates. The results confirmed the hypothesis that labor mobility is substantially influenced...
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Demography (1974) 11 (3): 361–375.
Published: 01 August 1974
...James A. Weed Abstract The prominent East-to-West gradient in state divorce rates has frequently been partially attributed to an ecological factor called “frontier atmosphere,” which incorporates the effects of mobility on social integration. This paper employs linear statistical procedures to show...
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Demography (1987) 24 (2): 265–270.
Published: 01 May 1987
... Survey National Health Interview Survey Migration Data Mobility Rate Interstate Migrant References DaVanzo , J. ( 1980 ). Repeat Migration, Information Costs, and Location Specific Capital. Rand Paper P-5787 . Santa Monica, Calif. : Rand Corp . DaVanzo , J. ( 1983...
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Demography (2017) 54 (4): 1305–1330.
Published: 11 July 2017
... status, particularly for outside-town relocations. Childless individuals of average age at family formation—a highly mobile group—relocated at a lower rate if they intended to have a child. In contrast, older individuals who already had children—the least-mobile group—relocated at a higher rate...
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Demography (1966) 3 (1): 188–203.
Published: 01 March 1966
... in-migrant groups to cities. In addition to controlling fertility within marriage mobility may cause the post- poning or avoidance of marriage, which could be an important reason for the lower fertility rates of urban areas. Recent changes in Negro fertility may be explicable in light of the changing effects...
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Demography (1972) 9 (3): 371–382.
Published: 01 August 1972
... Association of America 1972 1972 Family Size Residential Mobility Mobility Rate Family Head Family Life Cycle References Chevan , Albert ( 1971 ). Family growth, house-hold density, and moving . Demography , 8 , 451 – 458 . 10.2307/2060682 Cho , Lee-Jay , Grabill...
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Demography (1996) 33 (4): 455–468.
Published: 01 November 1996
...) identifies with high lev- els of geographic mobility. Doctoral scientists typically oc- cupy salaried positions in decentralized work settings where the ratio of managers to managed workers is low. Scientists are not subject to standardized work conditions, pay rates, or state licensing regulations...
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Demography (2018) 55 (4): 1507–1545.
Published: 15 June 2018
... leaving the parental home (1990 to 2008). The models include the same controls as those used in the previous models. Table 3 displays mobility between quartiles of the neighborhood immigrant share and unemployment rate from childhood to adulthood. The first finding of note is that the chances...
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Demography (1990) 27 (1): 111–119.
Published: 01 February 1990
... in metropolitan mobility rates are the product of repeated movement" (Morrison 1971, p. 182). Likewise Eldridge's data suggest that hidden movement is differentially distributed between dominant and reverse migration (Eldridge 1965, pp. 451-452). Rees's comparison of interregional migration in England and Wales...