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Working PaperLabour and migration in rural Vietnam
This paper provides an overview of the characteristics of migrant households and analyses the effects of migration in Vietnam, on the basis of the Vietnam Access to Resources Household Survey conducted in 2012 and 2014...Emigrant remittances Households Labor mobility
Book ChapterSocial Policies or Private Solidarity?: The Equalizing Role of Migration and Remittances in El Salvador
From the book: Falling Inequality in Latin AmericaEmigrant remittances Equality and inequality Migration, Internal
Working PaperSocial Policies or Private Solidarity?: The Equalizing Role of Migration and Remittances in El Salvador
This paper reviews the pattern of poverty rates and income inequality in El Salvador since the 1990s...Emigrant remittances Equality and inequality Migration, Internal
Book ChapterRemittances in Small Island Developing States
From the book: Understanding Small-Island Developing StatesEconomic assistance and foreign aid Emigrant remittances Natural disasters
Journal ArticleRemittances in Small Island Developing States
Part of Journal Special Issue Fragility and Development in Small Island Developing StatesEconomic assistance and foreign aid Emigrant remittances Natural disasters
Working PaperInternational Migration, Remittances and Labour Supply: The Case of the Republic of Haiti
The Republic of Haiti is a prime international remittance recipient country in the Latin American and Caribbean (LAC) region, relative to its gross domestic product (GDP)...Econometric models (Economic development) Emigrant remittances Economic aspects (Emigration and immigration)
Book ChapterNatural Disasters and Remittances: Poverty, Gender and Disaster Vulnerability in Caribbean SIDS
From the book: Vulnerability in Developing CountriesEmigrant remittances Households Natural disasters
Working PaperNatural Disasters and Remittances: Exploring the Linkages between Poverty, Gender, and Disaster Vulnerability in Caribbean SIDS
This paper explores the linkages between poverty and disaster vulnerability in the context of remittance flows to households in the Caribbean. Jamaica is used as the case study country...Emigrant remittances Households Natural disasters
Journal ArticleEstimating the Net Effects of Migration and Remittances on Poverty and Inequality: Comparison of Fiji and Tonga
Part of Journal Special Issue Policy Arena: Small Island Developing StatesEmigrant remittances Emigration and immigration Equality and inequality
Journal ArticleSmall Island States Development Challenges: Introduction
Part of Journal Special Issue Policy Arena: Small Island Developing StatesEconomic assistance and foreign aid Emigrant remittances Emigration and immigration
Book ChapterRemittances and Financial Inclusion in Development
From the book: Development Finance in the Global EconomyEconomic development Emigrant remittances Regression analysis
Working PaperRemittances and Financial Inclusion in Development
In this paper we focus on the relationship between remittance inflows and financial inclusion in developing countries...Economic development Emigrant remittances Regression analysis
Working PaperMigration Taxes and Human Capital Formation: Some Implications for Development
Use of migration tax as an instrument for financing development expenditure in poorer countries has received renewed attention recently and is evolving as an important subject of research in development economics...Economic development Emigrant remittances Risk management
Working PaperEstimating the Net Effects of Migration and Remittances on Poverty and Inequality: Comparison of Fiji and Tonga
We use original 2005 household survey data from Fiji and Tonga to estimate the impact of migration and remittances on income distribution and measures of poverty, after controlling for selectivity in migration and endogeneity in the relationship betw...Emigrant remittances Emigration and immigration Equality and inequality
Working PaperRemittances and the Macroeconomy: The Case of Small Island Developing States
In this paper we examine how remittances relate to the exchange rate, natural disasters and foreign aid in developing economies. By using panel VAR methods we are able to compensate for both data limitations and endogeneity among variables...Economic assistance and foreign aid Emigrant remittances Natural disasters
Book ChapterRemittances by Emigrants: Issues and Evidence
In F. Cheru and C. Bradford (eds), The Millennium Development Goals: Raising the Resouces to Tackle World Poverty. Chapter 5 of the book "The Millennium Development Goals: Raising the Resources to Tackle World Poverty," is presented...Emigrant remittances