***** To join INSNA, visit http://www.insna.org ***** Dear All: Responding to a previous email, here are two recent articles on migration networks: 1. Mckenzie, David and Rapoport. 2007. "Network effects and the dynamics of migration and inequality: Theory and evidence from Mexico." Journal of Development Economics 84 (2007): 1–24. 2. Krissman, Fred. 2005. "Sin Coyote Ni Patron: Why the Migrant Network Fails to Explain International Migration." International Migration Review 39(1) : 4-44. Also, here's an excellent book that covers social networks and immigration: http://www.amazon.com/Deflecting-Immigration-Networks-Markets-Regulation/dp/0871545373 Cordially, Alvaro -- Alvaro Huerta Doctoral Student, Dept. of City & Regional Planning (UC Berkeley) Profile: grad.berkeley.edu/publications/thegraduate/2008/2008_world_2.pdf _____________________________________________________________________ SOCNET is a service of INSNA, the professional association for social network researchers (http://www.insna.org). To unsubscribe, send an email message to [log in to unmask] containing the line UNSUBSCRIBE SOCNET in the body of the message.