Digital and Computational Demography


Temporal Effects in Migration Measurement: Evidence from Geo-Referenced Digital Trace Data

Lee Fiorio, Emilio Zagheni; in Collaboration with Guy Abel (Shanghai University, China), Johnathan Wayne Hill (University of Washington, USA), Gabriel Pestre (Data Population Alliance, USA), Emmanuel Letouzé (Data-Pop Alliance | MIT Media Lab, USA), Jixuan Cai (Chinese University of Hong Kong, China)

Geo-referenced digital trace data often provide detailed information about people’s movements. This project leverages the spatial and temporal granularity of such data to measure aggregate population flows at multiple time-scales.Detailed description

Research keywords: Migration; Data and Surveys

Region keywords: Europe; Senegal; USA