Neighborhood Context and Residential Mobility

@article{Lee1994NeighborhoodCA,
  title={Neighborhood Context and Residential Mobility},
  author={Barrett A. Lee and R. S. Oropesa and James W. Kanan},
  journal={Demography},
  year={1994},
  volume={31},
  pages={249-270}
}
This paper extends the search for neighborhood contextual effects to residential mobility. We propose that neighborhood consists of subjective and objective domains, both of which are crosscut by substantive (social/physical) and temporal (current/change) dimensions. Measures of neighborhood characteristics consistent with our conceptualization are used to estimate the impact of context on mobility thoughts and on actual mobility in a sample of Nashville residents. Although individual statuses… CONTINUE READING

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