Friday, April 1 / 10:30 AM - 12:20 PM   •   Delaware Suite B

Session 97:
Internal Migration in LDCs

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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