Session 22:
Social and Environmental Consequences of Migration

Thursday, March 30
10:30 AM - 12:20 PM
San Gabriel B
Lobby Level

Chair: Franklin D. Wilson, University of Wisconsin at Madison
Discussant: Moshe Semyonov, Tel Aviv University

  1. Work, Welfare, and the Financial Well-Being of Poor Women after MigrationShelley K. Irving, Pennsylvania State University

  2. Obligation and Opportunity: The Influence of Gender, Earnings, and Household Obligations on Thai Migrants’ Remittance BehaviorKim Korinek, University of Utah; Barbara Entwisle, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

  3. The Other Face of Migration: How Do Labor Migration and Remittances Affect Children's Education in South AfricaYao Lu, University of California, Los Angeles; Donald J. Treiman, University of California, Los Angeles

  4. Social Consequences of Forced Urban-Rural Migration in China: Sibling Model for Send-Down ExperienceYu Xie, University of Michigan; Yang Jiang, University of Michigan

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