Session 191:
Climate-Related Environmental Events and Population Displacement

Saturday, May 5
12:30 PM - 2:20 PM
Union Square 22
Fourth Floor

Chair: Brian C. Thiede, Cornell University
Discussant: Lori M. Hunter, University of Colorado at Boulder

  1. Moving to Opportunity in the Wake of Disaster: From Spatial Displacement to Neighborhood AttainmentCorina Graif, University of Michigan; Mary Waters, Harvard University

  2. Natural Disasters and Population Mobility in BangladeshClark Gray, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Valerie Mueller, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)

  3. "Do You Know What It Means to Miss New Orleans": Individuals’ Odds of Out-Migration following Hurricane KatrinaBrian L. Levy, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS)

  4. Internal Migration Intentions Associated with Climate-Related Environmental Events: Evidence from the Forest-Savanna Transition Zone of GhanaMumuni Abu, University of Ghana and Pennsylvania State University

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