By Andrei Rogers
This e-book exhibits the effectiveness of multiregional demography for learning the spatial dynamics of migration and inhabitants redistribution. It examines vital questions in demographic research and indicates how the innovations of multiregional research can result in solutions that usually contradict traditional knowledge.
The e-book reconsiders conclusions reached within the literature concerning a number of basic logic demographic questions in migration and inhabitants redistribution, together with: Is it normally migration or “aging-in-place” that has been using Florida’s aged inhabitants progress? Do the aged go back “home” after retirement greater than the non-elderly do? Does longer existence result in longer ill-health? Do easy inhabitants projection versions outperform advanced ones?
For each one demographic query it reconsiders, the booklet starts off with an easy empirical numerical instance and with it illustrates how a uniregional specification can bias findings to desire a specific, and probably improper, end. It then is going directly to exhibit how a multiregional research can greater remove darkness from the dynamics that underlie the saw inhabitants totals and bring about a extra knowledgeable end.
Offering insights into the effectiveness of multiregional demography, this booklet serves as a necessary source for college students and researchers trying to find a greater strategy to resolution questions in demographic research and inhabitants dynamics.
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Applied Multiregional Demography: Migration and Population Redistribution (SpringerBriefs in Population Studies) by Andrei Rogers