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The effects of climate change on internal and international migration: implications for developing countries

  title={The effects of climate change on internal and international migration: implications for developing countries},
  author={Maria Waldinger},
This synthesis paper informs the development community about the effects of climate change on migration patterns within and out of developing countries, concentrating on the economic aspects of migration. Empirical evidence shows that people in developing countries respond to climatic change by migrating internally. Evidence on the relationship between climate change and international migration is limited. The effect of climate change on migration decisions depends crucially on socio-economic… 
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