Studying consequences of migration
Synonyms: Researching causes of migration
Exploring dynamics of mass migration
Investigating involuntary migration
Discovering causes of refugee migration
Assessing reasons for migrations
Context: War and conflict, the pressures of a growing population and fragile environments, and increased trade activity have all increased migration flows, within countries and between them. Furthermore, there are currently over 30 million refugees and displaced persons uprooted by violence who count amongst the poorest people in the world.
Claim: Migrations from regions of low economic opportunity to places of higher economic opportunity result in an increase in the fertility of the migrants that persists for a generation or two.
Type Classification: G: Very Specific strategies