How to cite LAMP and its data


You may introduce LAMP using a quote such as the following: "The Latin American Migration Project (LAMP) is a collaborative research project based at Princeton University and the University of Guadalajara, supported by the National Institute of CHild Health and Human Development (NICHD)."

Please cite the LAMP webiste:

Other references to the LAMP or its survey methodology can be taken from our website at your discretion. For example, this site offers a description of the communities surveyed in each country, and presents the questionnaire used in each survey. When citing our website, refer only to the address specifed aboce and not to specific menus within it, as the website design may change over time. THere is no need to use quotes when copying text from the LAMP website..

More on LAMP-PA2 Databases

We request that users who work with the Paraguay database give credit to Drs. Cerrutti and Parrado's project, and acknowledge its funding from the Mellon Foundation through the University of Pennsylvania. In addition, we request that users mention the availability of the Paraguay data through the LAMP website.

The following is an example of satisfactory acknowledgement:

"This study uses data gathered by the project “Dynamics and Impact of International Migration from Paraguay to Argentina,” funded by a grant from the Mellon Foundation through the Population Studies Center of the University of Pennsylvania. The data set is available online at the website of the Latin American Migration Project (LAMP):"


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