Session 59:
Economic Change and Migration: International Perspectives

Thursday, May 3
3:30 PM - 5:20 PM
Imperial Ballroom B
Ballroom Level

Chair: April Linton, University of California, San Diego
Discussant: April Linton, University of California, San Diego

  1. Does International Migration Benefit the Sender Country? The Mexico-U.S. CaseIván Mejía-Guevara, University of California, Berkeley; Alma Vega, University of California, Berkeley

  2. International Migration, Business Formation, and the Informal Economy in Urban MexicoConnor Sheehan, University of Colorado at Boulder; Fernando Riosmena, University of Colorado at Boulder

  3. The Role of Migration and Income Diversification in Protecting Households against Food Insecurity in Southwest EthiopiaDavid P. Lindstrom, Brown University; Craig A. Hadley, Emory University; Tefera Belachew, Jimma University

  4. Freedom to Move, Challenges to Settle: An Assessment of Multidimensional Wellbeing of Internal Migrants in India’s Capital CityGayatri Singh, Brown University

Other sessions on Migration and Urbanization