Session 86:
International Migration

Thursday, April 11
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Napoleon B3
3rd Floor

Chair: Martin Piotrowski, University of Oklahoma
Discussant: David P. Lindstrom, Brown University

  1. How Homophily and Consolidation Shape Cumulative Migration Dynamics from Mexico to the United StatesFiliz Garip, Harvard University; Maocan Guo, Harvard University

  2. Exploring the Link between Family Reunification and Remittances: How Do U.S. Immigrant Parents Choose between Sending Remittances to Their Children and Sponsoring Them for Immigration?Guillermina Jasso, New York University (NYU); Mark R. Rosenzweig, Yale University

  3. Gender Differences in the Role of Migrant Networks: Comparing Congolese and Senegalese Migration FlowsSorana Toma, University of Oxford; Sophie Vause, Université Catholique de Louvain

  4. The Impact of Social Security on Return Migration among Latin American Elderly in the U.S.Alma Vega, University of California, Berkeley

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