Thursday, September 2 / 11:00 AM - 12:30 PM   •   Room HS16

Session 19:
New data and methods of migration research

Chair: James Raymer, University of Southampton

  1. StatNord – a new database for migration and commuting studies in the Nordic countries Therese Karlsson, Statistics Sweden; Maria Håkansson, Statistics Sweden; Oskar Nilsson, Statistics Sweden; Håkan Sjöberg, Statistics Sweden;

  2. How robust is Courgeau’s K index in cross-national comparisons of internal migration? Martin Bell, University of Queensland; Salahudin S. Muhidin, Macquarie University; Tom Wilson, University of Queensland;

  3. Local community, mobility and belonging. Identification of and socio-demographic characteristics of neighbourhoods Lisbeth B. Knudsen, Aalborg University; Mia A. Fallov, Aalborg University; Anja Jørgensen, Aalborg University;

  4. The geography of internal migration areas in Spain (1988-2008): a spatial econometric approach Joaquin Recaño Valverde, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona; Xavier Franch, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona;

  5. The impact of international migration on England’s local populations in the first half of the 21st century Philip H. Rees, University of Leeds; Paul Norman, University of Leeds; Pia N. Wohland, University of Leeds; Peter Boden, University of Leeds;

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