C12.17 Global Change and Human Mobility

Session: Rethinking the Concept of Human Mobility: New Theoretical Advances 1

Chairperson: Barbara Staniscia

A compared perspective on retired migration in Spain. The choices of Spaniards and other Europeans  

Juan Parreno-Castellano, Ramón Díaz-Hernández, Josefina Domínguez-Mujica, Geography,

University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria


The anatomy of rural shrinkage: Migration and depopulation in Latvia's countryside       

Zaiga Krisjane (1), Elina Apsite- Berina (1), Ineta Grine (2), Liga Feldmane (1), Maris Berzins (3)

(1) Department of Human Geography, University of Latvia

(2) Chair of Geomorphology and Geomatics, University of Latvia

(3) Institute of Geography, University of Tartu


Transnationalism or transregionalism? On the variability of migration systems    

Daniel Göler, University of Bamberg


Cross-border mobility in times of crisis        

Martin Van Der Velde, Radboud University Nijmegen


Changes in consumption-led mobility in Hungary due to the economic crisis        

Mihaly Tomori, College of Nyiregyhaza