Session 51:
Migration and Social Networks

Thursday, May 9
3:30 PM - 5:20 PM
Clayton
2nd Floor

Chair: Reanne Frank, University of Texas at Austin
Discussant: Audrey Singer, The Brookings Institution

  1. English Language Skills, Ethnic Communities, and Household Composition among Older Mexican ImmigrantsJeffrey A. Burr, University of Massachusetts at Boston; Jan Mutchler, University of Massachusetts at Boston

  2. A Comparison of Urban and Rural Origin Migration from Mexico to the United StatesNadia Flores, University of Pennsylvania; Ruben Hernandez-Leon, University of Pennsylvania

  3. Migrant Social Capital and Education in Migrant-Sending Areas of Bangladesh: Complements or Substitutes?Randall Kuhn, University of Colorado; Jane Menken, University of Colorado at Boulder; Nizam Khan, University of Colorado

  4. Flocking Together: Homophily in the Strong Ties of ImmigrantsSusan K. Wierzbicki, University of California at Irvine

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