Research Group

Kinship Inequalities

At a Glance Projects Publications Team

Project

Analyzing Migration Behavior From the Perspective of Kin (Dissertation)

Andrea Colasurdo (MPIDR / University of Groningen, Netherlands), Diego Alburez-Gutierrez, Clara H. Mulder (University of Groningen, Netherlands)

This project analyzes the influence of kin networks on individuals' migration behaviors and migration patterns across countries, time, and generations by combining established and novel data sources and methods.  Detailed Description

Research Keywords:

Family Behavior, Historical Demography, Intergenerational Relationships, Migration

Region keywords:

Europe, USA

The Max Planck Institute for Demographic Research (MPIDR) in Rostock is one of the leading demographic research centers in the world. It's part of the Max Planck Society, the internationally renowned German research society.