Graves, Philip E. (1979): Income and migration revisited. Published in: Journal of Human Resources , Vol. XIV, No. 1 : pp. 112-119.
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While there was no abstract for this paper, it provides a theoretical model and empirical results that support an important role for climate in the human location/relocation decision.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Original Title:||Income and migration revisited|
|Keywords:||climate; amenities; human migration; regional growth and decline; weather|
|Subjects:||O - Economic Development, Technological Change, and Growth > O1 - Economic Development > O18 - Urban, Rural, Regional, and Transportation Analysis; Housing; Infrastructure
A - General Economics and Teaching > A1 - General Economics
N - Economic History > N9 - Regional and Urban History
O - Economic Development, Technological Change, and Growth > O1 - Economic Development > O15 - Human Resources; Human Development; Income Distribution; Migration
D - Microeconomics > D1 - Household Behavior and Family Economics
J - Labor and Demographic Economics > J1 - Demographic Economics > J11 - Demographic Trends, Macroeconomic Effects, and Forecasts
|Depositing User:||Philip E. Graves|
|Date Deposited:||11. Jan 2010 07:44|
|Last Modified:||15. Feb 2013 22:46|
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