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Determinantes de la migración interdepartamental en Colombia, 1988 - 1993

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  • Luis Armando Galvis

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El presente documento estudia los determinantes de la migración por medio de un modelo gravitacional. el trabajo es pionero en mostrar que las migraciones dependen de los atributos de las regiones de origen y destino, y por primera vez se utiliza la distancia entre éstas como determinante de la migración y la ubicación espacial relativa de los departamentos. También se demuestra que en la escogencia del destino de los emigrantes, además del trayecto de desplazamiento, importa la dirección de éste. Esto es así para Colombia en donde en la mayoría de los casos la población tiene gran preferencia por el centro´del país como destino principal.

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  • Luis Armando Galvis, 2002. "Determinantes de la migración interdepartamental en Colombia, 1988 - 1993," REVISTA DE ECONOMÍA DEL ROSARIO, UNIVERSIDAD DEL ROSARIO, June.
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    1. Gerson Javier Perez, 2012. "Primera versión de la política de seguridad democrática: se cumplieron los objetivos?," REVISTA DE ECONOMÍA DEL ROSARIO, UNIVERSIDAD DEL ROSARIO, December.
    2. Saenz, Mariana & Lewer, Joshua J., 2015. "Colombian Emigration by Administrative Regions," IZA Discussion Papers 9514, Institute for the Study of Labor (IZA).

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    Keywords

    Migraciones interregionales; economía regional; mercado laboral;

    JEL classification:

    • J61 - Labor and Demographic Economics - - Mobility, Unemployment, Vacancies, and Immigrant Workers - - - Geographic Labor Mobility; Immigrant Workers
    • R23 - Urban, Rural, Regional, Real Estate, and Transportation Economics - - Household Analysis - - - Regional Migration; Regional Labor Markets; Population

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