Spatial Impact

Introducing the R Package CIM

R Markdown This post introduces our recently published R package, CIM, to measure the impacts of migration on local population structures. We developed the methodology in this paper in 2018. This paper is one of the top ten most viewed articles in Population Studies Installing install.packages("CIM") library(CIM) This package enables quantifying the impact of internal migration on age, gender, educational population structures and inequality. Example Here I provide a short example of how this can be used to measure the impact of internal migration on residential age segregation in the Greater London Metropolitan Area, England, drawing on one-year migration data by age bands (i.

Migration, Cities & Big Data

This presentation summarises collaborative work on internal migration in Latin American cities. It also proposes ways how twitter data and machine learning can be used to measure internal migration and an approach to measure the relative importance …

How is internal migration reshaping metropolitan populations in Latin America? A new method and new evidence

We propose a method to quantify the internal migration impacts on local population structures, and estimate these impacts for eight large Latin American cities.