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Demography (2007) 44 (3): 539–562.
Published: 01 August 2007
...; but they have also become less centralized. Racial and ethnic group differences in the spatial segregation of jobless men are large. Jobless black men occupy a uniquely disadvantaged ecological position in the metropolis: in comparison with other jobless men, they are much less uniformly distributed throughout...
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Demography (2008) 45 (2): 363–386.
Published: 01 May 2008
...Katherine J. Curtis White Abstract I investigate the relationship between county population change and farm dependence in the Great Plains region during the twentieth century, using spatial data analysis techniques. This research is rooted in a long-standing sociological and demographic interest...
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Demography (2010) 47 (4): 845–868.
Published: 01 November 2010
... and Hispanics with respect to the spatial and contextual influences on homeownership. For both groups, homeownership is higher and inequality with whites is smaller in metropolitan areas with an established coethnic base and in areas in which their group is less residentially segregated. Implications of recent...
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Demography (2000) 37 (4): 449–459.
Published: 01 November 2000
...Eric Fong; Kumiko Shibuya Abstract We used the 1991 Canadian census to examine the extent of spatial separation of the poor in Canadian cities. Although there were no extensive areas of blight, decay, or housing abandonment, we found high spatial separation of poor visible minorities...
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Demography (2002) 39 (2): 251–267.
Published: 01 May 2002
...Sajeda Amin; Alaka Malwade Basu; Rob Stephenson Abstract This article promotes a more complete understanding of social change by analyzing spatial patterns of contraceptive use in Bangladesh and the contiguous state of West Bengal in India. Multilevel analyses that control for variations...
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Demography (2002) 39 (3): 507–528.
Published: 01 August 2002
...Ted Mouw Abstract I use data on the hiring practices and spatial location of firms in four cities to model the process of interfirm racial segregation. When I control for the spatial location of the firm, the use of employee referrals reduced the probability of hiring a black worker by 75% in firms...
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Demography (1985) 22 (3): 327–352.
Published: 01 August 1985
... of migration that focuses on place-to-place variations in development milieu. The results show there is spatial variation in the role of most variables and that these variations follow a reasonably consistent pattern with regard to development conditions. A series of maps graphically illustrates the importance...
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Demography (2005) 42 (3): 497–521.
Published: 01 August 2005
... of Mexican, Puerto Rican, and Cuban ethnicity. In several respects, our findings confirm the central tenets of spatial assimilation theory: Latino residential mobility into neighborhoods that are inhabited by greater percentages of non-Hispanic whites (i.e., Anglos) increases with human and financial capital...
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Demography (2005) 42 (4): 791–812.
Published: 01 November 2005
... estimates for the 1990s, supplemented with longitudinal age-specific migration data spanning the prior 40 years, to ascertain whether there are clear longitudinal trends in age-specific net migration and to determine if there is spatial clustering in the migration patterns. The analysis confirmed...
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Demography (1971) 8 (1): 103–122.
Published: 01 February 1971
...Lawrence A. Brown; John Holmes Abstract The term intra-urban migrant lifeline refers to the sequence of residential movements made by a household within a single urban area. This study examines spatial aspects of lifelines and the relationship between such aspects and the spatial structure...
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Demography (1972) 9 (4): 705–707.
Published: 01 November 1972
... ). Linear programming and location rent . Journal of Regional Science , 3 , 15 – 26 . 10.1111/j.1467-9787.1961.tb01275.x DEMOGRAPHY Volume 9, Number 4 November 1972 REJOINDER TO CASETTI'S "CRITICAL NOTES ON AN ALLEGED OPERATIONALIZATION OF THE CONCEPT OF SPATIAL UTILITY" Lawrence A. Brown...
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Demography (1972) 9 (4): 701–703.
Published: 01 November 1972
... Problems in Geography: A Symposium, Studies in Geography No. 17, Department of Geography, Northwestern University. DEMOGRAPHY Volume 9, Number 4 November 1972 CRITICAL NOTES ON AN ALLEGED OPERATIONALIZATION OF THE CONCEPT OF SPATIAL UTILITY Emilio Casetti Department of Geography, The Ohio State...
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Demography (2017) 54 (5): 1795–1818.
Published: 11 September 2017
... has ever been to prison; people with felony convictions account for 8 % of all adults and 33 % of the African American adult male population. We discuss the far-reaching consequences of the spatial concentration and immense growth of these groups since 1980. 31 7 2017 11 9 2017 ©...
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Demography (2018) 55 (3): 1147–1193.
Published: 21 May 2018
...Margot Moinester Abstract The expansion of U.S. immigration enforcement from the borders into the interior of the country and the fivefold increase in immigration detentions and deportations since 1995 raise important questions about how the enforcement of immigration law is spatially patterned...
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Demography (2018) 55 (4): 1507–1545.
Published: 15 June 2018
... childhood and adulthood. To explore the persistence of ethnoracial segregation and spatial disadvantage, I draw on two measures of neighborhood composition: the immigrant share and the unemployment rate. The analysis explores the individual and contextual factors underpinning intergenerational contextual...
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Demography (2018) 55 (5): 1957–1977.
Published: 12 September 2018
...Joscha Legewie Abstract Neighborhood boundaries are a defining aspect of highly segregated urban areas. Yet, few studies examine the particular challenges and spatial processes that occur at the bordering region between two neighborhoods. Extending the growing literature on spatial interdependence...
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Demography (2019) 56 (1): 169–199.
Published: 17 January 2019
... and contextual conditions, including geographic location. Here we investigate the relevance of geography and socioeconomic status for understanding fertility variation in the initial phase of the Swedish fertility transition. We conduct spatially sensitive multilevel analyses on full-count individual-level...
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Demography (2021) 58 (6): 2243–2263.
Published: 01 December 2021
... changes before and after the appearance of new facilities. Spatial models are employed to measure local relative changes, and fixed-effects individual slopes estimators are used to account for selection on economic trajectories. Results provide only limited support for the selective siting thesis but show...
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Demography (2016) 53 (5): 1535–1554.
Published: 19 August 2016
... in some of its most frequently used estimates. Using 2006–2010 ACS median household income estimates at the census tract scale as a test case, we explore spatial and nonspatial patterns in ACS estimate quality. We find that spatial patterns of uncertainty in the northern United States differ from those...
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Demography (2017) 54 (2): 775–800.
Published: 21 February 2017
...Naomi F. Sugie; Michael C. Lens Abstract Individuals recently released from prison confront many barriers to employment. One potential obstacle is spatial mismatch —the concentration of low-skilled, nonwhite job-seekers within central cities and the prevalence of relevant job opportunities...
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