Session 164:
Immigrants in Old and New Destinations

Saturday, April 19
12:30 PM - 2:20 PM
Oak Alley
4th floor

Chair: Mark A. Leach, Southern Illinois University
Discussant: Mary M Kritz, Cornell University

  1. Sundown Town to “Mexican Town”: Old-Timers and Newcomers in Small Town AmericaEileen Diaz McConnell, Arizona State University; Faranak Miraftab, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

  2. Social and Economic Well-Being of Latino Immigrants in New Rural DestinationsEverett Henderson, Urban Institute; Randy Capps, Urban Institute; William A. Kandel, U.S. Department of Agriculture (DOA); Heather L. Koball, Mathematica Policy Research, Inc.

  3. Mexican Migration "Maturity" and Its Effects on Flows Into Local Areas: A Test of the Cumulative Causation PerspectiveJames D. Bachmeier, University of California, Irvine

  4. Are Ethnic Enclaves Necessary?: Differential Wage Returns to English Ability in New Immigrant DestinationsSergio Chavez, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Ted Mouw, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; Jacqueline Hagan, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill

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