The global migration network of sex-workers

  title={The global migration network of sex-workers},
  author={Luis E C Rocha and Petter Holme and Claudio D. G. Linhares},
  journal={Journal of Computational Social Science},
  pages={969 - 985}
Differences in the social and economic environment across countries encourage humans to migrate in search of better living conditions, including job opportunities, higher salaries, security and welfare. Quantifying global migration is, however, challenging because of poor recording, privacy issues and residence status. This is particularly critical for some classes of migrants involved in stigmatised, unregulated or illegal activities. Escorting services or high-end prostitution are well-paid… 


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