Applied Multiregional Demography: Migration and Population by Andrei Rogers

By Andrei Rogers

This publication indicates the effectiveness of multiregional demography for learning the spatial dynamics of migration and inhabitants redistribution. It examines vital questions in demographic research and exhibits how the suggestions of multiregional research may end up in solutions that usually contradict traditional knowledge.

The ebook reconsiders conclusions reached within the literature relating to numerous basic good judgment demographic questions in migration and inhabitants redistribution, together with: Is it generally migration or “aging-in-place” that has been using Florida’s aged inhabitants development? Do the aged go back “home” after retirement greater than the non-elderly do? Does longer lifestyles result in longer ill-health? Do uncomplicated inhabitants projection versions outperform complicated ones?

For every one demographic query it reconsiders, the ebook starts off with an easy empirical numerical instance and with it illustrates how a uniregional specification can bias findings to want a specific, and probably flawed, end. It then is going directly to exhibit how a multiregional research can higher remove darkness from the dynamics that underlie the saw inhabitants totals and bring about a extra expert end.

Offering insights into the effectiveness of multiregional demography, this e-book serves as a worthy source for college kids and researchers trying to find a greater solution to resolution questions in demographic research and inhabitants dynamics.​

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