Session 120:
Growth and Decline of Urban Populations

Friday, April 16
12:30 PM - 2:20 PM
Cumberland C
Exhibition Level

Chair: Jeffrey M. Timberlake, University of Cincinnati
Discussant: Stewart E. Tolnay, University of Washington

  1. Are Demographic Forces Generating an Urban Revival?: American Cities, 1950-2006Leah P. Boustan, University of California, Los Angeles; Allison Shertzer, University of California, Los Angeles

  2. Population Replacement and Migration in Historical Perspective: Depopulation in Castile & Leon and Concentration in Madrid in the 20th CenturyLuis Alberto Del Rey Poveda, University of Salamanca; Maria del Mar Cebrian, Universidad de Salamanca

  3. Trajectories of Neighborhood Racial and Ethnic Composition Change in Chicago Metropolitan Neighborhoods from 1970 to 2000Michael D.M. Bader, University of Pennsylvania

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