Farm people who migrated to Des Moines held lower status jobs, earned less money, and lived in more modest homes when compared to urban migrants and lifetime residents. Why? This penetrating analysis explains how a lack of education has handicapped many farm migrants - and their children.
Bauder, Ward W. and Burchinal, Lee G.
"Economic Success of Farm Migrants,"
Iowa Farm Science: Vol. 19
, Article 4.
Available at: https://lib.dr.iastate.edu/farmscience/vol19/iss4/4