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Going Back Home? Changing Demography and Geography of Mexican Return Migration

  • Claudia Masferrer


  • Bryan Roberts
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    Article provided by Springer in its journal Population Research and Policy Review.

    Volume (Year): 31 (2012)
    Issue (Month): 4 (August)
    Pages: 465-496

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    Handle: RePEc:kap:poprpr:v:31:y:2012:i:4:p:465-496
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