This book illuminates how the relationships between the population movements and patterns of employment influence the growth of cities in Indonesia and the Philippines. It represents a new generation of inquiry that attempts to gain a better understanding of urban places in Southeast Asia. .
1. Introduction 2. The Study Areas 3. Social and Economic Characteristics of Migrants and Nonmigrants 4. Reasons for Coming to the City and Subsequent Outcomes 5. Employment Patterns of Migrants 6. Migrant and Nonmigrant Perceptions 7. Characteristics of Circulation and Circulators 8. Synthesis and Policy Implications