Session 135:
Determinants of Migration and Immigration

Friday, May 1
2:30 PM - 4:20 PM
LaSalle
Level 5

Chair: Jacqueline Hagan, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
Discussant: Nestor P. Rodriguez, University of Texas at Austin

  1. Bargaining Power and Emigration: Evidence on Migration-Related Decision-Making in MexicoJenna Nobles, University of California, Berkeley

  2. The Emotional Cost of Migration: An Examination of Video Information Content between Families in North Carolina and GuanajuatoSergio Chavez, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

  3. Betting on Life and Livelihoods: The Role of Employment and Assets in the Decision to Migrate during Armed ConflictNathalie Williams, University of Michigan

  4. Social Networks and Migration: The View from Places of OriginAshton M. Verdery, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Ronald R. Rindfuss, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and East-West Center; Katherine Faust, University of California, Irvine

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