Digital and Computational Demography

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Assessing Migration Patterns in Latin America by Combining Traditional and Digital Trace Data Sources

Emanuele Del Fava, Emilio Zagheni; in Collaboration with Victoria Prieto Rosas, Julieta Bengochea, Camila Montiel (all: University of the Republic, Montevideo, Uruguay)

This project investigates south-south migration flows and stocks in Uruguay and other Latin American countries using traditional data (censuses, surveys, and administrative registers) as well as digital trace data and online surveys.  Detailed Description

Research Keywords:

Data and Surveys, International Migration, Ethnic Minorities, Migration

Region keywords:

America, Argentina, Bolivia, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Costa Rica, Cuba, Dominican Republic, Ecuador, El Salvador, Guatemala, Honduras, Mexico, Nicaragua, Paraguay, Peru, Uruguay, Venezuela

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