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ERIC Number: EJ467599
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1993
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ISSN: ISSN-0036-0112
The Effects of Rural-to-Urban Migration on the Poverty Status of Youth in the 1980s.
Wenk, DeeAnn; Hardesty, Constance
Rural Sociology, v58 n1 p76-92 Spr 1993
Analysis of data from the National Longitudinal Survey of Youth on 1,434 men and women, aged 18-23, found that moving from a rural to an urban area reduced time spent in poverty for white and African-American women; effects were not statistically significant for men. (KS)
Publication Type: Reports - Research; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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