Pendulum Migration

Pendulum Migration

 

an arbitrary name for the regular journeys of a population from one point (place of residence) to another—to work and back. Pendulum migration does not refer to the migration of a population.

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Pendulum mobility or pendulum migration (PM) is the daily movement of people between their home and workplace or school (1).
Although there is the term pendulum migration in English scientific literature, surveys often use the term commuting to refer to daily mobility to work or study facilities.
The most obvious differences are observed for the duration of migration, Craiova preferring only the seasonal work, by recourse to pendulum migration.