Thursday, October 1 / 3:30 PM - 5:00 PM   •   Karam 3

Session 176:
The root causes of internal migration: Are they primarily economic? (2)

Chair: John F. Long, USA Demography

  1. The doubly selected: return migration in AustraliaAngelique Parr, University of Queensland ; Martin Bell, University of Queensland

  2. Characteristics of migrants in Nairobi’s informal settlementsKanyiva Muindi, African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC) ; Eliya M. Zulu, African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC)

  3. The ‘problem’ of the urban drift of Aboriginal people in Australia's Northern TerritoryDean B Carson, Charles Darwin University ; Andrew Taylor, Charles Darwin University

  4. Gendered patterns of migration into the urban slums of Nairobi: using sequence analysis to create a typology of migrantsLigaya Batten, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine (LSHTM)

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