Giovanni Peri's research regarding weather changes impacting migration referenced by the New York Times

Migration research cluster

The New York Times recently referenced weather-related migration research from senior researcher Cristina Cattaneo and Professor Giovanni Peri for an article, "Migrants Are on the Rise Around the World, and Myths About Them Are Shaping Attitudes".

Their research notes that rising average temperatures are already pushing people from their homes in many middle-income countries, increasing migration from rural areas to urban centers and across borders to other nations.

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