Climate Variability and Internal Migration: A Test on Indian Inter-State Migration

Published By: CES on eSS | Published Date: May, 15 , 2013

Migration data is matched from the Indian census with climate data to test the hypothesis of climate variability as a push factor for internal migration. The main contribution of the analysis is to introduce relevant meteorological indicators of climate variability, based on the standardized precipitation index. [CES Working Papers].

Author(s): Ingrid Dallmann, Katrin Millock | Posted on: Sep 06, 2013 | Views(535) | Download (555)

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