Session 64:
Migration and Wellbeing in Developing Countries

Thursday, March 29
3:30 PM - 5:15 PM
Julliard
5th floor

Chair: Erin Ruel, Georgia State University
Discussant: Sunita Bose, State University of New York at New Paltz (SUNY)

  1. Returning Home to Die: Circular Labor Migration and Mortality in Northeast South AfricaSamuel J. Clark, University of Washington; Mark Collinson, University of the Witwatersrand; Kathleen Kahn, University of the Witwatersrand; Kyle Drullinger, University of Colorado at Boulder; Stephen Tollman, University of the Witwatersrand

  2. Child Well-Being, Imperfect Information, and Patterns of Rural-Urban MigrationJoost de Laat, Université du Québec à Montréal

  3. Rural-Urban Migration and Child Survival in Urban Bangladesh: Are the Urban Migrants and Poor Disadvantaged?M. Mazharul Islam, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh

  4. Family Migration as a Vehicle for Urban Poverty and Child MorbidityAdama Konseiga, African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC)

  5. Health Selectivity of Migration: A Longitudinal Analysis of Health and Internal Migration in IndonesiaYao Lu, University of California, Los Angeles; Donald J. Treiman, University of California, Los Angeles

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