Friday, May 1 / 11:30 AM - 1:30 PM   •   Indigo Ballrooms A-H

Poster Session 6:
Migration and Urbanization/Population, Development, and the Environment

  1. Migration as an Adaptive Response to Nationalism in Contemporary RussiaMichelle L. O'Brien, University of Washington

  2. Patterns and Selectivities of Urban/Rural Migration in IsraelUzi Rebhun, Hebrew University of Jerusalem ; David L. Brown, Cornell University

  3. Bringing Zoning into the Population ForecastRichard Lycan, Portland State University

  4. Immigrant Context and Opportunity: New Destinations and Socioeconomic Attainment among Asians in the United StatesEunbi Kim, University of Pennsylvania ; Chenoa A. Flippen, University of Pennsylvania

  5. Low Immigrant Mortality in England and Wales: A Data Artefact?Matthew Wallace, University of Liverpool

  6. Does Low Mortality among Foreign-Born Immigrants in England and Wales Extend into Native-Born Migrants?Matthew Wallace, University of Liverpool

  7. Elite Expatriates? The Diminishing Occupational Prestige of Americans in MexicoSamuel C. Mindes, Michigan State University

  8. Cross Border Ties and Arab American Mental HealthGoleen Samari, University of California, Los Angeles

  9. Border Controls, Benefits, and Rights: How States Shape Migration Patterns in a World of Multiple Origins and DestinationsAlicia Adsera, Princeton University ; John Palmer, Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona ; Mariola Pytlikova, VSB-Technical University of Ostrava

  10. The Effect of Linguistic Proximity on the Occupational Assimilation of ImmigrantsAlicia Adsera, Princeton University ; Ana Ferrer, University of Waterloo

  11. Household and Community Socioeconomic and Environmental Determinant of Child Morbidity in India: A Multilevel Analysis of Pooled Data from Three Demographic and Health SurveyAwdhesh Yadav, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS) ; Ranjana Kesarwani, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS)

  12. Weather Shocks and Out-Migration in Indonesia: Exploring Heterogeneous EffectsBrian C. Thiede, Louisiana State University

  13. Designing a Noise Mapping System Based on the Citizen Scientists’ Smartphone Sensor DataEunyoung Shim, Seoul National University ; Youngtae Cho, Seoul National University ; Hyekyung Woo, Seoul National University ; Dohyeong Kim, University of Texas at Dallas

  14. Characteristics of the Foreign-Born Population Working in the Agriculture, Forestry, Fishing, and Hunting Industry: Analysis of the American Community Survey, 2009-2013Yesenia D. Acosta, U.S. Census Bureau ; Eric B. Jensen, U.S. Census Bureau

  15. Modeling the Impact of Migrant and Community Social Capitals on Rural to Urban MigrationWalker Frahm, University of Washington ; Sara Curran, University of Washington

  16. Acculturation and Physical Activity of U.S. Men: Evidence from the National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey 2003-2006Hua Zan, University of Hawaii at Manoa ; Jessie X. Fan, University of Utah

  17. Catching Up Left-Behind Children in China? Policy Analysis with Endogenous Migration DecisionsRebecca Myerson, University of Chicago

  18. Gender, Migration, and Hukou Status Mobility during China’s Massive UrbanizationJun Xiang, Chinese University of Hong Kong

  19. Urbanization and the Challenges of Sustainable Transportation: A Developing Country PerspectiveYakubu A. Bununu, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia ; Ahmad-Nazri Ludin, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia ; Nafisa Hosni, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia

  20. The Place-of-Birth Composition of Immigrants to the United States: 2000 to 2013Eric B. Jensen, U.S. Census Bureau ; Anthony Knapp, U.S. Census Bureau ; C. Peter Borsella, U.S. Census Bureau ; Kathleen Nestor, U.S. Census Bureau

  21. Why Immigrant Fertility in Norway Has DeclinedMarianne Tønnessen, Statistics Norway

  22. Educational “When,” “Where,” and “How” Implications of In-State Resident Tuition Policies for Latino Undocumented ImmigrantsStephanie Potochnick, University of Missouri, Columbia

  23. Social Capital and Economic Integration. The Case of Immigrants to AustraliaNatalia C. Malancu, Universitat Pompeu Fabra ; Mathew J. Creighton, University of Massachusetts at Boston

  24. The Effect of Ethnic Density on Health: A Comparison of Vietnamese and Mexicans Living in Orange CountyBerna M. Torr, California State University, Fullerton ; Eileen Walsh, California State University, Fullerton

  25. Measuring Household Food Security, Risk Factors and Coping Strategies among Rural Households in IndiaSanjit Sarkar, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS)

  26. Characteristics of Daytime Urban Commuters for 20 U.S. Cities: Gender, Work, and FamilyLynda L. Laughlin, U.S. Census Bureau ; Peter Mateyka, U.S. Census Bureau ; Charlynn Burd, U.S. Census Bureau

  27. The Effect of Severe Natural Disaster on Fertility: Evidence from the 2010 Haiti EarthquakeJulia Behrman, New York University (NYU) ; Abigail Weitzman, New York University (NYU)

  28. Evaluating Population, Health, Environment Program Effectiveness: The Need for Stronger, Varied MethodsSamuel Sellers, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

  29. The Externalities of Human Capital on Rural-Urban Migration: Entrepreneurship or Migrant Networks?Huaqing Tan, Peking University ; Yi Zhou, University of California, Berkeley

  30. Monsoon Variability and Labor Allocation in Rural IndiaEsha Zaveri, Pennsylvania State University ; David Abler, Pennsylvania State University ; Karen Fisher-Vanden, Pennsylvania State University ; Douglas H. Wrenn, Pennsylvania State University

  31. Preferences Constrained: Racial and Ethnic Variations in Parents’ Neighborhood Choice ConsiderationsAndrea G. Krieg, Bowling Green State University ; Raymond R. Swisher, Bowling Green State University ; Danielle C. Kuhl, Bowling Green State University ; Jorge Chavez, Bowling Green State University

  32. Regional Identity of Migrant Children in Southern China: Hukou Status and BeyondWenyang Su, Chinese University of Hong Kong

  33. Migration Patterns as a Contributing Factor to Teen Pregnancy in Five Rural Communities in California: Youth and Adult PerceptionsDiana Lara, University of California, San Francisco ; Mara Decker, University of California, San Francisco ; Claire Brindis, University of California, San Francisco

  34. The Effects of Network Composition and Community-Level Social Capital on Migrant Job-Search Techniques in the United StatesRichard Hong, University of California, Los Angeles

  35. Migration, the Unrest, and Gender in the Three Southernmost Provinces of ThailandAree Jampaklay, Mahidol University ; Kathleen Ford, University of Michigan ; Aphichat Chamratrithirong, Mahidol University

  36. Acculturation and Immigrant Health in Canada (2001 - 2005)Astrid Flénon, Université de Montréal ; Alain Gagnon, Université de Montréal ; Jennifer Sigouin, McGill University ; Zoua M. Vang, McGill University

  37. The Heterogeneity of Urbanization Patterns and Carbon EmissionsLeiwen Jiang, National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR)

  38. Convergence to Population Stability: An Assessment of Demographic Potential of Indian StatesRaj Kumar Verma, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS) ; Faujdar Ram, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS)

  39. Long-Distance Relocations of One-Earner and Two-Earner Couples in Australia, Britain, Germany and Sweden: Intersections of Gender and Institutional ContextMaria Brandén, Stockholm University ; Francisco Perales, University of Queensland ; Philipp M. Lersch, University of Cologne

  40. Gendered Migration Strategies and Unauthorized Migrations: Senegalese Migration to EuropeMao-Mei Liu, Brown University

  41. The Impact of Variation in International Migration on U.S. Population ProjectionsDavid M. Armstrong, U.S. Census Bureau

  42. Understanding the Linkage between International and Internal Migration Process: A Study of Eastern Uttar Pradesh, IndiaArchana K. Roy, International Institute for Population Sciences (IIPS) ; Shailendra Singh, Banaras Hindu University

  43. Populations, Agriculture and Food Security in Ntoroko District, UgandaAsiimwe Taddeo, Department of Agriculture, Ntoroko District

  44. Does Community Connection Vary between Different Segregated Neighborhoods?Joseph Gibbons, Colgate University

  45. Period and Cohort Measures of MigrationMartin Kolk, Stockholm University

  46. Inequalities in Human Well-Being in the Urban Ganges Brahmaputra Delta: Implications for Sustainable DevelopmentSylvia Szabo, University of Southampton ; Rituparna Hajra, Jadavpur University ; Zoe Matthews, University of Southampton ; Angela Baschieri, University of Southampton

  47. The Life Course of the New Immigrant Middle Class: Boom or Bust?Laszlo J. Kulcsar, Kansas State University ; Cristina Bradatan, Texas Tech University

  48. Home Is Where the Money Goes: Determinants and Impacts of Remittance Flows in the Ganges Brahmaputra and Mekong Delta RegionsSylvia Szabo, University of Southampton ; Zoe Matthews, University of Southampton ; W Neil Adger, University of Exeter

  49. Multiple Decrement Migration Table Revisited: Results from IndiaNalin Singh Negi, BBC Media Action

  50. Harmful or Helpful? School Racial/Ethnic and Socioeconomic Composition and the Educational Outcomes of Mexican Origin YouthElizabeth S. Ackert, University of Washington

  51. Shaming, Bribing or Facilitating: What Would It Take to Eliminate Open Defecation in India?Sonalde B. Desai, University of Maryland ; Michael Paolisso, University of Maryland ; Dirk Parham, University of Maryland ; Dinesh Tiwari, National Council of Applied Economic Research

  52. Is Occupational Licensing a Barrier to Interstate Migration?Janna E. Johnson, University of Minnesota ; Morris Kleiner, University of Minnesota

  53. Migration, Livelihood, and Energy Transition of Rural Farming HouseholdsSeung Yong Han, Arizona State University

  54. Modes of International Couple Migration and Ethnic Differences in Female Labor Force Attachment: Comparing Asian and Mexican Immigrants in the U.S.Qian He, University of Wisconsin-Madison

  55. Children of Drought: Rainfall Shocks and Early Child Health in Rural IndiaSantosh Kumar, Sam Houston State University ; Ramona Molitor, Universität Passau ; Sebastian Vollmer, University of Göttingen

  56. Contrasting Migration Effects with Remittance Effects on Child Growth Outcomes in NicaraguaJason Davis, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

  57. Emigration and Remittance Dependency Syndrome in Haiti: Analysis of Haitian Immigration to Santa Catarina, BrazilLuís Felipe Aires Magalhães, Universidade Estadual de Campinas (UNICAMP) ; Rosana Baeninger, Universidade Estadual de Campinas (UNICAMP)

  58. Development through Assimilation and Integration? Evidence from Kazak Pastoral Sedentarization in Xinjiang, ChinaDing Fei, University of Minnesota ; Chuan Liao, Cornell University

  59. Temperature and Well-Being in the U.S.: The Sub-Clinical Implications of Global WarmingClemens Noelke, Harvard University ; Corsi Daniel, Ottawa Hospital Research Institute ; Marcia Jimenez, Brown University ; Ian Sue Wing, Boston University

  60. Gender Dimension of Food Security in India: Issues, Challenges and SolutionsTanya Gandhi, Maharshi Dayanand University

  61. Factors Influencing Household Cooking Fuel Choices in GhanaCharlotte Ofori, University of Ghana ; Francis Nii-Amoo Dodoo, Pennsylvania State University and University of Ghana

  62. Labor Force Participation of Foreign Born Women, 1980-2012: Role of Cohort, Duration of Stay and Age at MigrationVeena S. Kulkarni, Arkansas State University ; Xiaohan Hu, University of Maryland

  63. Household Food Insecurity and Women’s Health in NepalNadia Diamond-Smith, University of California, San Francisco ; Sheri Weiser, University of California, San Francisco

  64. Migration, Circulation, and Socioeconomic Change in South AfricaMichael J. White, Brown University ; Yashas Vaidya, Brown University ; Mark Collinson, University of the Witwatersrand ; Carren Ginsburg, University of the Witwatersrand

  65. State Variation in Life Expectancy and Its Relationship to Internal Migration in the United StatesDavid Frankenfield, University of Pennsylvania

  66. Childhood Determinants of Internal Youth Migration in SenegalCatalina Herrera, Northeastern University ; David E. Sahn, Cornell University and University of Auvergne

  67. The Future of Infant Health and Mortality in Sub-Saharan Africa: Evaluating the Relative Importance of Changes in Socio-Economics versus ClimateKathryn Grace, University of Utah ; Frank Davenport, University of California, Santa Barbara ; Chris Funk, University of California, Santa Barbara

  68. Immigrants’ Geographic Mobility Is Higher than You Think: Evidence from FranceMatthieu Solignac, Sciences Po, Paris

  69. Destabilization, Migration and Multiplication: Unintended Consequences of U.S. Foreign Policy in the AmericasSusana Quiros, Pennsylvania State University ; Marta Tienda, Princeton University

  70. Immigrant Visibility and Xenophobia in SwitzerlandShabnam Shenasi, University of California, Los Angeles

  71. The Link between Migration and the Intentions to Have Additional Children in MexicoRicardo R. R. Regules, El Colegio de México

  72. The Impact of Partner Migration on Female Labor Force Participation in a New Sending Region in MexicoKristen Jeffers, University of Minnesota

  73. Return Migration during Armed ConflictNathalie Williams, University of Washington

  74. You Eat What You Grow: Positive Links between Crop and Dietary Diversity in a Food-Limited CommunitySara Lopus, University of California, Berkeley

  75. Changing Contours of Suburban Poverty in Metropolitan Areas: A Demographic AnalysisXi Huang, Georgia State University and Georgia Institute of Technology ; Rahul Pathak, Georgia State University

  76. Exposure to Extreme-Heat in the United States: Historic Patterns, Drivers, and MortalityBryan Jones, CUNY Institute for Demographic Research (CIDR) ; Gillian Dunn, CUNY Institute for Demographic Research (CIDR)

  77. National Origin Differences in Major Asian Groups’ Spatial Assimilation in the United StatesWeiwei Zhang, Brown University

  78. Impacts of Rural - Urban Migration on Rural Household Living Standards in VietnamPhuong Pham, Pennsylvania State University ; Thuy Ha, National Centre for Socio-Economic Information and Forecast

  79. Multidimensional Poverty and Inequality in the Post-Transitional, Rapidly Urbanizing Context of Ulaanbaatar, MongoliaGayatri Singh, World Bank Group ; Gilvan R. Guedes, Cedeplar, UFMG

  80. Global Regional Consistent Population/Urbanization Projections for Developing Socioeconomic ScenariosLeiwen Jiang, National Center for Atmospheric Research (NCAR) ; Raphael Nawrotzki, University of Minnesota