Session 1:
Internal Migration in Developing Countries I

Thursday, April 1
8:30 AM - 10:20 AM
Commonwealth
3rd Floor

Chair: Graeme J. Hugo, University of Adelaide

  1. Rural-Urban Migration in West Africa: Toward a Reversal? Migration Trends, Economic Conjuncture, and Rural Development in Burkina Faso and Cote d'IvoireCris Beauchemin, Université de Montréal; Sabine Henry, Université de Montréal; Bruno D. Schoumaker, Université Catholique de Louvain

  2. In-Migrants and Exclusion in East African Rangelands: Access, Tenure, and ConflictErnestina E. Coast, London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE); Katherine Homewood, University College London; Mick Thompson, University College London

  3. Why Does Migration Decrease Fertility? A Multicountry AnalysisEric R. Jensen, College of William and Mary; Dennis A. Ahlburg, University of Minnesota; Sarah M. Gale, College of William and Mary

  4. Chain Migration and Residential Segregation in São PauloEmily Skop, University of Texas at Austin; Ernesto F. Amaral, University of Texas at Austin; Joseph E. Potter, University of Texas at Austin; Paul A. Peters, University of Texas at Austin; Wilson Fusco, University of Texas at Austin

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