Migrants and the Diffusion of Low Marital Fertility in Belgium

@article{Creighton2012MigrantsAT,
  title={Migrants and the Diffusion of Low Marital Fertility in Belgium},
  author={Mathew J. Creighton and C. Matthys and L. Quaranta},
  journal={Journal of Interdisciplinary History},
  year={2012},
  volume={42},
  pages={593-614}
}
Although the diffusion of fertility behavior between different social strata in historical communities has received considerable attention in recent studies, the relationship between the diffusion of fertility behavior and the diffusion of people (migration) during the nineteenth century remains largely underexplored. Evidence from population registers compiled in the Historical Database of the Liège Region, covering the period of 1812 to 1900, reveals that migrant couples in Sart, Belgium… Expand
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