Garcia Presents on Drug Trade and Transnational Migration, Discusses Obstacles in Enumerating Hispanic Immigrants in U.S. Decennial Census

Posted on 11/15/2012 12:25:32 AM

Victor Garcia, anthropologist and director of the Mid-Atlantic Addiction Training Institute, presented papers at two conferences in the past few months.

Garcia presented “Enumerating Hispanic Immigrants: Observations from Census Studies and Recommendations for an Accurate Count” at the H2R 2012: International Conference on Methods for Surveying and Enumerating Hard-to-Reach Populations. The conference was held in New Orleans, Louisiana, from October 31 to November 3, 2012.

Garcia also presented “The Drug Trade and Transnational Migration: The Emergence of a New Drug Culture and Economy” in a rural development open session at the 13th World Congress of Rural Sociology, held in Lisbon, Portugal, in August 2012.

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Department of Anthropology