Session 97:
Internal Migration in LDCs

Friday, April 1
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
Delaware Suite B
Lobby Level

Chair: Mark Collinson, University of the Witwatersrand
Discussant: Michael J. White, Brown University
Discussant: Kenneth Roberts, Southwestern University

  1. Return Migration after the Tsunami in IndonesiaClark L. Gray, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Cecep S. Sumantri, SurveyMETER; Duncan Thomas, Duke University

  2. Rural-to-Urban Migration and Changes in Health Status among Young Adults in Thailand: Distinguishing Selection Effects from Migration Effects Using a Longitudinal FrameworkElizabeth Nauman, Tulane University; Umaporn Pattaravanich, Mahidol University; Sureeporn Punpuing, Mahidol University; Mark VanLandingham, Tulane University

  3. Interprovincial Return Migration in China: Individual and Contextual DeterminantsZai Liang, University at Albany, State University of New York (SUNY); Miao David Chunyu, Brown University; Yingfeng Wu, Stony Brook University, State University of New York (SUNY)

  4. The Depth of Ties in Africa: Remittances across Migrant Generations in Urban KenyaGayatri Singh, Brown University

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