Thursday, September 1 / 4:00 PM - 5:30 PM   •   Room P 7

Session 47:
Determinants and consequences of immigrants' residential choices

Chair: Christof Van Mol, Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute (NIDI) and Universiteit Antwerpen

  1. Ethnic minority households and residential segregation: how important is the household composition to understand where minorities live? Bart Van de Putte, Ghent University; Pieter-Paul Verhaeghe, Ghent University; Ad Coenen, Ghent University;

  2. The challenge of diversity through migration: rural communities as host for incoming refugees Birgit Glorius, Chemnitz University of Technology;

  3. Residential segregation in Europe and the United States: minority population growth and spatial integration Daniel T. Lichter, Cornell University; Domenico Parisi, Mississippi State University; Shrinidhi Ambinakudige, Mississippi State University;

  4. Pioneer migration of U.S. immigrants to new destinations: who migrates and where do they go? Mary M. Kritz, University of Wisconsin-Madison; Douglas T. Gurak, Cornell University;

  5. Settlement or mobility? Factors intervening in the migration-decision making process of recently arrived Germans in Switzerland Ilka Steiner, Université de Genève;

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