The effect of environmental change on human migration

@article{Black2011TheEO,
  title={The effect of environmental change on human migration},
  author={R. Black and W. Adger and N. Arnell and S. Dercon and A. Geddes and David S. G. Thomas},
  journal={Global Environmental Change-human and Policy Dimensions},
  year={2011},
  volume={21}
}
The influence of the environment and environmental change is largely unrepresented in standard theories of migration, whilst recent debates on climate change and migration focus almost entirely on displacement and perceive migration to be a problem. Drawing on an increasing evidence base that has assessed elements of the influence of the environment on migration, this paper presents a new framework for understanding the effect of environmental change on migration. The framework identifies five… Expand

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