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

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

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

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

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

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