Session 14:
Remittances and Risk in Internal Migration

Thursday, March 29
8:30 AM - 10:15 AM
Belasco
5th floor

Chair: Martin Piotrowski, University of Oklahoma
Discussant: Martin Piotrowski, University of Oklahoma

  1. The Role of Attitudes toward Risk in the Decision to MigrateHector Conroy, University of California, Los Angeles

  2. Remittances in the Context of HIV/AIDS in Africa: New Theory and Evidence from Western KenyaNancy Luke, Brown University

  3. Longitudinal Analysis of the Impact of Migration on Household Wealth in Kanchanaburi Province, ThailandKathy Ford, University of Michigan; Aree Jampaklay, Mahidol University; Aphichat Chamratrithirong, Mahidol University

  4. Internal Migration, Remittances, and Community DevelopmentFiliz Garip, Princeton University

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