Remittance Forest: Turning Mobile Labor into Agrarian Capital

Nancy Peluso, Professor, University of California-Berkeley

Date
Friday, April 21, 2017
Time
3 p.m.
Location
Description
How does labor migration affect Southeast Asian forests? Political forests and agroforests in Indonesia have been declining rapidly as millions of hectares are given over to industrial plantations and mines, aggravating rural labor surpluses and increasing rates of domestic and transnational migration. Read more - http://geography.wisc.edu/news/yi-fu-tuan-lectures.php
Cost
Free
Contact
262-2138, exley@wisc.edu