Why Americans Are Moving Less

The latest Census data indicates that Americans are moving less than they used to. <em>The New York Times</em> asks a group of experts in demographics, sociology and urban issues why.
January 12, 2010, 9am PST | Nate Berg
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"Why are Americans becoming less nomadic? Greater labor mobility helps the economy, but are there other kinds of effects - negative or positive - related to a more rooted population? Is there an upside to more Americans staying closer to their hometowns?"

Respondents include William Frey of the Brookings Institution, Richard Florida, and author Bill Bishop.

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Published on Sunday, January 10, 2010 in The New York Times
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