Chapter 8. Applying Model Migration Schedules to Represent Age-Specific Migration Flows

  1. James Raymer2 and
  2. Frans Willekens3
  1. James Raymer2 and
  2. Andrei Rogers1

Published Online: 20 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470985557.ch8

International Migration in Europe: Data, Models and Estimates

International Migration in Europe: Data, Models and Estimates

How to Cite

Raymer, J. and Rogers, A. (2007) Applying Model Migration Schedules to Represent Age-Specific Migration Flows, in International Migration in Europe: Data, Models and Estimates (eds J. Raymer and F. Willekens), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470985557.ch8

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Division of Social Statistics, School of Social Sciences, University of Southampton, Southampton, SO17 1BJ, UK

  2. 3

    Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute, PO Box 11650, 2502 AR The Hague, The Netherlands

Author Information

  1. 1

    Population Program, Institute of Behavioral Science, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO 80309-0484, USA

  2. 2

    Division of Social Statistics, School of Social Sciences, University of Southampton, Southampton, SO17 1BJ, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 20 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 15 FEB 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470032336

Online ISBN: 9780470985557

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Keywords:

  • multi-exponential model migration schedules;
  • internal migration flows;
  • cause-specific age patterns;
  • observed migration age compositions;
  • aggregate migration flows;
  • retirement peak age compositions;
  • observed retirement peak;
  • total immigration and total emigration;
  • population projection process

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Conceptual framework: regularities in the age patterns of migration

  • Fitting multi-exponential model schedules to age patterns of migration

  • Modelling families of age-specific migration

  • Discussion and conclusion

  • Acknowledgements

  • References