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Economic convergence in ageing Europe

Ilya Kashnitsky, Joop de Beer and Leo van Wissen
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Ilya Kashnitsky: Netherlands Interdisciplinary Demographic Institute

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Abstract: This paper investigates youth migration in Russia at the sub-regional level of administrative division. The aim of the research is to assess the volume of internal youth migration in cohort perspective. The task is only doable with the use of census data, which not only makes it possible to conduct research at the sub-regional level, but also provides much more accurate information on youth migration than the current migration record. I utilize cohort-component analysis to study sub-regional population dynamics. As mortality is quite insignificant at young ages, most of the change in cohort size is caused by migration. My estimates show that during the last intercensal period, 2003-2010, up to 70 percent of youth cohorts have left the regional periphery after graduating from school, and there was no substantial return to the demographically depleted periphery in the young working ages.

Date: 2017-05-20
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DOI: 10.31219/osf.io/uy8dn

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