Session 54:
Assimilation of Rural-To-Urban Migrants around the World

Thursday, April 30
1:30 PM - 3:20 PM
Brule B
Level 5

Chair: Lisa S. Roney, U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS)
Discussant: Zai Liang, University at Albany, State University of New York (SUNY)

  1. Rainbow Nation, Skewed Spectrum: Immigrant Residential Segregation in a Multi-Ethnic Post-Apartheid Inner City of South AfricaGayatri Singh, Brown University

  2. Integration and Social Mobility of Migrants in an Emerging MetropolisSudesh Nangia, Jawaharlal Nehru University; Nivedita Hansraj, Management Institute of Population and Development

  3. The Effect of Internal Migration in China on Socioeconomic Outcomes and the Level of LivingDonald J. Treiman, University of California, Los Angeles; Yao Lu, Columbia University

  4. Permanent Migrants in China: Hukou Origin and Economical IntegrationXiaozhou Wang, Pennsylvania State University; Glenn Firebaugh, Pennsylvania State University; Sal Oropesa, Pennsylvania State University

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