Cohort Measures of Internal Migration: Understanding Long-Term Trends

Abstract

Internal migration intensities fluctuate over time, but both migration levels and trends show great diversity. The dynamics underpinning these trends remain poorly understood because they are analyzed almost exclusively by applying period measures to cross-sectional data. This article proposes 10 cohort measures that can be applied to both prospective and… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s13524-017-0626-7