Population change and farm dependence: Temporal and spatial variation in the U.S. great plains, 1900–2000

@article{White2008PopulationCA,
  title={Population change and farm dependence: Temporal and spatial variation in the U.S. great plains, 1900–2000},
  author={Katherine J. Curtis White},
  journal={Demography},
  year={2008},
  volume={45},
  pages={363-386}
}
I investigate the relationship between county population change and farm dependence in the Great Plains region during the twentieth century, using spatial data analysis techniques. This research is rooted in a long-standing sociological and demographic interest in population responses to economic transitions and informs the theoretical understanding of urbanization processes. Using census and environmental data, the analysis challenges earlier assertions of a simple transition in the… CONTINUE READING

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