Session 121:
Internal Migration in Developing Countries

Friday, May 2
10:15 AM - 11:45 AM
4th Floor

Chair: Zai Liang, University at Albany, State University of New York (SUNY)
Discussant: Yuying Tong, Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK)
Discussant: Charles H. Teller, George Washington University and Addis Ababa University

  1. Continuity and Change in the Transition from the First to the Second Generation of Migrants in China: Insights from a Survey in FujianYu Zhu, Fujian Normal University and Australian National University; Liyue Lin, Fujian Normal University

  2. The Impact of Weather and Conflict-Driven Internal Migration on Labor Markets in NepalValerie Mueller, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI); Jean Francois Maystadt, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI); Ashwini Sebastian, University of Maryland

  3. Determinants of Internal Migration in Africa: Does Human Capital Necessarily End up in Cities? Comparative Analysis of Health and Demographic Surveillance SystemsCarren Ginsburg, University of the Witwatersrand; Mark Collinson, University of the Witwatersrand; Philippe Bocquier, Université Catholique de Louvain

  4. The Winner Takes It All: Internal Migration, Human Capital and Wages in EthiopiaNiels-Hugo Blunch, Washington and Lee University; Caterina Laderchi, World Bank Group

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