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Title Migration decision making : multidisciplinary approaches to microlevel studies in developed and developing countries / edited by Gordon F. De Jong, Robert W. Gardner
Published New York : Pergamon Press, [1981]


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Description xii, 394 pages ; 24 cm
Series Pergamon policy studies on international development
Pergamon policy studies on international development.
Contents Motivations for migration / Gordon F. De Jong and James T. Fawcett -- Macrolevel influences on the migration decision process / Robert W. Gardner -- Microeconomic approaches to studying migration decisions / Julie DaVanzo -- Information, uncertainty, and the microeconomic model of migration decision making / John L. Goodman -- Toward a development paradigm of migration / Lawrence A. Brown and Rickie L. Sanders -- Village-community ties, village norms, and ethnic and social networks / Graeme J. Hugo -- Family structure and family strategy in migration decision making / Sarah F. Harbison -- The migration decision-making process / Gerald Haberkorn -- Policy intervention considerations / Gordon F. De Jong and Sarah F. Harbison -- The utility of microlevel approaches to migration / Ricardo G. Abad -- A review of micromigration research in the third-world context / Tuck Hoong Paul Chang
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Bibliography: pages 329-381
Subject Migration, Internal -- Decision making.
Migration, Internal -- Developing countries.
Author De Jong, Gordon F.
Gardner, Robert W.
LC no. 81002076
ISBN 0080263054