Migration decision making : multidisciplinary approaches to microlevel studies in developed and developing countries / edited by Gordon F. De Jong, Robert W. Gardner.

Format
Book
Language
English
Published/​Created
New York : Pergamon Press, [1981], ©1981.
Description
xii, 394 pages ; 24 cm.

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Subject(s)
Related name
Series
Pergamon policy studies on international development. [More in this series]
Notes
Includes index.
Bibliographic references
Bibliography: p. 329-381.
Contents
Motivations for migration / Gordon F. De Jong and James T. Fawcett -- Macrolevel influences on the migration decision process / Robert W. Gardner -- Microeconomic approaches to studying migration decisions / Julie DaVanzo -- Information, uncertainty, and the microeconomic model of migration decision making / John L. Goodman -- Toward a development paradigm of migration / Lawrence A. Brown and Rickie L. Sanders -- Village-community ties, village norms, and ethnic and social networks / Graeme J. Hugo -- Family structure and family strategy in migration decision making / Sarah F. Harbison -- The migration decision-making process / Gerald Haberkorn -- Policy intervention considerations / Gordon F. De Jong and Sarah F. Harbison -- The utility of microlevel approaches to migration / Ricardo G. Abad -- A review of micromigration research in the third-world context / Tuck Hoong Paul Chang.
ISBN
0080263054
LCCN
81002076
OCLC
7671620
RCP
C - S