Session 156:
Methods and Measurement in Population-Development-Environment Research

Saturday, May 5
8:30 AM - 10:20 AM
Union Square 23-24
Fourth Floor

Chair: Katrina Mullan, University of California, Berkeley
Discussant: Jason Bremner, Population Reference Bureau (PRB)

  1. Extreme Climate Events and Migration: An Agent-Based Modeling ApproachBarbara Entwisle, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Ronald R. Rindfuss, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and East-West Center; Stephen J. Walsh, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; George Malanson, University of Iowa; Peter Mucha, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Brian Frizzelle, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Philip McDaniel, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Xiaozheng Yao, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Nathalie Williams, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Benjamin Heumann, McGill University; Ashton M. Verdery, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Pramote Prasartkul, Mahidol University; Yothin Sawangdee, Mahidol University; Aree Jampaklay, Mahidol University

  2. Soil Quality and Human Migration in Kenya and UgandaClark Gray, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

  3. Methodological Advancements in Exploring Spatial and Temporal Variability in Associations between Rural Outmigration and Natural Resource Availability in Resource-Dependent CommunitiesStefan Leyk, University of Colorado at Boulder; Galen Maclaurin, University of Colorado at Boulder; Raphael Nawrotzki, University of Colorado at Boulder; Wayne Twine, University of the Witwatersrand; Barend Erasmus, University of the Witwatersrand

  4. The Impact of Global Climate Change and Local Environmental Stress on Migration in Nang Rong, ThailandJacqueline Meijer-Irons, University of Washington; Benjamin Chabot-Hanowell, University of Washington; Sara Curran, University of Washington; Matt Dunbar, University of Washington

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