Contemporary Jewish Diaspora in Global Context: Human Development Correlates of Population Trends
Publication Date: January 2005
Special Collection: Berman Jewish Policy Archive
Keywords: World Jews; Immigration; Socioeconomic status
In Israel Studies 10/1, 61-95. After concisely reviewing some of the main recent and current trends in the world Jewish population, we shall focus on some observable relationships between major demographic and socioeconomic indicators at the macrosocial level and changes in the geographic distribution and mobility of the Jewish population. Special attention will be paid to migration movements.