Climate Variability and Migration: Evidence from Tanzania

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Mathilde MAUREL; Zaneta KUBIK; (2014)
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We analyze whether Tanzanian households engage in internal migration as a response to weather-related shocks. Our findings confirm that climate shocks lead to a higher probability of migration by reducing agricultural yields, which in turn induces households to send the... View more
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