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The British industrialization (and the Danish for that matter) provides a number of examples of ways in which the answer might be "no" and migration still happen.

I don't know enough about rural China to comment intelligently, but I do know that in rural India, peasants are chased off their historical holdings by goons with guns and more or less official sanction from more or less crooked officials.

- Jake

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by JakeS (JangoSierra 'at' gmail 'dot' com) on Sun Sep 1st, 2013 at 04:08:05 PM EST
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