Session 33:
Migration and Family Dynamics

Thursday, May 1
10:15 AM - 11:45 AM
3rd Floor

Discussant: Holly E. Reed, CUNY Institute for Demographic Research
Chair: Amanda B. Geller, Columbia University

  1. Internal Migration and Living Apart in ChinaJuhua Yang, Renmin University of China

  2. Does Mothers' Migrant Status Affect Child Fostering in Sub-Saharan Africa? Evidence from Two Informal Settlements in Nairobi, KenyaCassandra Cotton, McGill University; Donatien Beguy, African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC)

  3. ‘Til Work Do Us Part: The Economic Context of Non-Cohabiting MarriagesGiulia Ferrari, Università Bocconi; Ross Macmillan, Università Bocconi

  4. Living Apart Together across Borders: A Comparative Analysis of African MigrationCris Beauchemin, Institut National d'Études Démographiques (INED); Jocelyn Nappa, Université Catholique de Louvain; Bruno D. Schoumaker, Université Catholique de Louvain; Amparo Gonzalez-Ferrer, Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas (CSIC); Kim Caarls, Universiteit Maastricht; Valentina Mazzucato, Universiteit Maastricht

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