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2008, World Bank working paper, ISBN 0821375784, Volume no. 149, xxi, 97 p., [1] folded leaf
In Malaysia, Indonesian migrants are showing an increasingly clear preference for informal transfer mechanisms compared to their counterparts in other... 
Migrant remittances | Foreign workers, Indonesian | Malaysia | Indonesia | SPECIFIC INCENTIVES | LOAN REPAYMENTS | WORKERS REMITTANCES | POLICY FORMULATION | BALANCE OF PAYMENT STATISTICS | REMITTANCE SYSTEMS | CITIZENSHIP | LABOR SHORTAGES | MARRIED WOMEN | ECONOMIC GROWTH | POLICY FRAMEWORK | IMPORTANCE OF REMITTANCES | DEVELOPMENTAL IMPACT | MIGRATION DATA | REMITTANCE DISTRIBUTION | GLOBAL REMITTANCES | HOME COUNTRY | INFORMAL CHANNELS | FINANCIAL INSTITUTION | PREGNANCIES | FOREIGN EXCHANGE | URBAN AREAS | SAVINGS FROM MIGRATION | HOST COUNTRIES | FOREIGN EXCHANGE BUREAUS | RELIGIOUS INSTITUTIONS | SEXUAL ABUSE | VULNERABILITY | DEVELOPING COUNTRIES | BANKS | LANGUAGE PROFICIENCY | BANKING SERVICES | POVERTY ALLEVIATION | INDUSTRIALIZATION | DEVELOPMENT POTENTIAL OF REMITTANCES | TRANSPORTATION | POPULATION GROWTH | LOCAL GOVERNMENTS | ECONOMIC INDICATORS | INFORMAL REMITTANCE | MIGRANT WORKERS | EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES | REMITTANCE AMOUNT | DEVELOPMENT PLANNING | FINANCIAL SERVICES | UNION | FLOWS OF REMITTANCES | SOCIAL STATUS | MIGRATION PROCESS | FOCUS GROUP DISCUSSIONS | BORDER TRANSFERS | INTERNATIONAL BANK | MACROECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT | MONEY TRANSFERS | REMITTANCE OUTFLOWS | DUE DILIGENCE REQUIREMENTS | REMITTANCE TRANSFERS | FAMILIES | HUMAN RIGHTS | FAMILY MEMBERS | WORKER REMITTANCES | PRESIDENTIAL DECREE | FINANCIAL LITERACY TRAINING | REMITTANCE FLOWS | TRANSFER OF REMITTANCES | UNDOCUMENTED MIGRANTS | INSTITUTIONAL CAPACITY | RURAL AREAS | JOB-SEEKERS | RECIPIENT COUNTRY | ISSUE OF GENDER | BALANCE OF PAYMENTS | ANTI-TERRORISM | EXCHANGE RATE | REMITTANCE TRANSFER | INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATION FOR MIGRATION | MIGRATION | IDENTIFICATION REQUIREMENTS | AMOUNT OF REMITTANCES | COSTS OF TRANSFERS | HEALTH CARE | MIGRANT | MONEY TRANSFER OPERATORS | ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITY | BALANCE OF PAYMENT | MONEY REMITTANCES | REMITTANCES | MIGRANT WORKER | FORMAL TRANSFER SYSTEMS | GROSS DOMESTIC PRODUCT | SEND MONEY | RECIPIENT COUNTRIES | CITIZENS | SOCIAL PRESSURE | INFORMAL TRANSFER | REMITTANCE CORRIDORS | UNDOCUMENTED WORKERS | ILLEGAL MIGRATION | UNDOCUMENTED MIGRANT | REGULATORY FRAMEWORKS | REMITTANCE SENDERS | ELECTRONIC TRANSFERS | IMMIGRANT | WORKFORCE | FINANCIAL MARKETS | MOTHER | SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT | OVERSEAS MIGRANTS | MINISTRY OF HEALTH | DISSEMINATION | BANK FINANCING | TRANSFER FEES | ILLEGAL MIGRANTS | FLOW OF MIGRANTS | REGULATORY FRAMEWORK | DEVELOPMENT POLICY | REMITTANCE INFLOWS | TRANSFER MONEY | FINANCIAL LITERACY | TRANSFER SYSTEMS | OFFICIAL DEVELOPMENT ASSISTANCE | INCOMES | INFORMAL REMITTANCES | DISTRIBUTION OF REMITTANCES | IMMIGRATION STATUS | TRANSFER COSTS | ANTI-MONEY LAUNDERING | INFORMAL ECONOMY | REMITTANCE PROCESS | CHOICES OF CHANNELS | GLOBAL REMITTANCE | HOME AFFAIRS | REMITTANCE SERVICE | EMPLOYER | FEMALE MIGRANTS | INTERNATIONAL MIGRANT | LEGAL STATUS | FINANCIAL PRODUCTS | TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE | MIGRANT FLOWS | IMPACT OF REMITTANCES | TERRORIST | BALANCE OF PAYMENTS STATISTICS | INFORMAL FLOWS | INFORMED CHOICES | MONEY TRANSFER | SAVINGS INSTRUMENTS | IMMIGRATION | INFORMAL TRANSFERS | ROLE OF GENDER | ECONOMIC TRENDS | FINANCIAL FLOWS | LIVING CONDITIONS | RURAL BANK | REMITTANCE SERVICE PROVIDERS | USE OF REMITTANCES | COURIER SERVICES | BANK ACCOUNTS | POVERTY REDUCTION | SPONSORS | REMITTANCE CORRIDOR | TRANSFER PROCESS | WORK EXPERIENCE | INVESTMENT OF REMITTANCES | SEND MONEY HOME | FOREIGN WORKERS | DESTINATION COUNTRY | LABOR FORCE | FINANCIAL INSTRUMENTS | LEGAL PROTECTION | PUBLIC KNOWLEDGE | REMITTANCE MARKET | SOCIAL WELFARE | REMITTANCE DATA | TRANSFER MECHANISMS | COUNTRY OF DESTINATION | DEPOSIT INSURANCE | HIGH LEVELS OF REMITTANCES | HOUSEHOLD WELFARE | AVERAGE REMITTANCE | GOVERNMENT AGENCIES | ELECTRONIC PAYMENT | COMPENSATION OF EMPLOYEES | ECONOMIC IMPLICATIONS | FOREIGN DIRECT INVESTMENT | NUMBER OF MIGRANTS | GROSS NATIONAL INCOME | REMITTANCE CHANNELS | PUBLIC AWARENESS | WORLD POPULATION | AVERAGE TRANSFER | REMITTANCE | TRANSFER CHANNELS | POLITICAL CHANGE | RURAL COMMUNITIES | SERVICE PROVIDERS
Book
2007, World Bank working paper, ISBN 9780821370230, Volume no. 92, xiv, 81
This study is the first research work on remittances conducted in Nigeria and reveals the actual state of its remittance market. The report describes how... 
Emigrant remittances | Informal sector (Economics) | Great Britain | Nigeria | MIGRANT | MONEY TRANSFER OPERATORS | LEGAL FRAMEWORK | CHILD LABOR | REMITTANCES | WORKERS REMITTANCES | FORMAL TRANSFER SYSTEMS | REMITTANCE TRANSACTIONS | SEND MONEY | COUNTRY OF ORIGIN | REMITTANCE INDUSTRY | RECIPIENT COUNTRIES | CITIZENS | COST OF TRANSFERS | EMIGRATION | INDIVIDUALS | CITIZENSHIP | INFORMAL TRANSFER | FOREIGN CURRENCY | REMITTANCE CORRIDORS | TRANSFER COST | MILLENNIUM DEVELOPMENT GOAL | NURSES | MONEY LAUNDERING | MIDDLE EAST | REMITTANCE SENDERS | ETHNIC GROUPS | COMMUNITIES OF ORIGIN | ELECTRONIC FUNDS | INTERNATIONAL MONEY ORDER | ECONOMIC GROWTH | FARMS | IMMIGRANTS | BANK ACCOUNT | CORRESPONDENT BANKS | DEVELOPMENTAL IMPACT | EMPLOYEE COMPENSATION | COMPANY | LIMITED | POLICY | DEVELOPMENT IMPACT OF REMITTANCES | GOVERNMENT INITIATIVES | DISSEMINATION | DUE DILIGENCE | FOREIGN EXCHANGE | URBAN AREAS | ESTATE | HUMANITARIAN AFFAIRS | REMITTANCE BUSINESS | SERVICE PROVIDER | BANK DRAFT | COLLECTIVE REMITTANCES | NATIONALS | SUBSIDIARY | ETHNIC GROUP | SURVEY OF REMITTANCE PRODUCTS | REGULATORY FRAMEWORK | FORMAL MONEY TRANSFERS | SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA | ACQUISITION | FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS | ORPHANS | DEVELOPING COUNTRIES | BANK DRAFT PAYMENTS | LEGISLATION | TRANSFER MONEY | WESTERN EUROPE | REMITTANCE FLOW | COMMERCIAL BANK | INCOME | BANKS | SKILLED MIGRANTS | FEDERAL GOVERNMENTS | MIGRANTS | VALUE OF REMITTANCES | HOME COUNTRIES | OFFICIAL DEVELOPMENT ASSISTANCE | RECIPIENT OF REMITTANCES | REMITTANCE PAYMENT | TRANSFER COSTS | SAHARA | ANTI-MONEY LAUNDERING | REMITTANCE PRODUCTS | LOCAL CURRENCY | INFORMAL REMITTANCE | SETTLEMENT SYSTEMS | ELDERLY | REMITTANCE TRANSACTION | DATA ON REMITTANCES | REMITTANCE SERVICES | COLLECTIVE | REMITTANCE SERVICE | BANK TRANSFERS | MUNICIPAL GOVERNMENTS | LEGAL STATUS | FINANCIAL PRODUCTS | TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE | DIASPORA | FINANCIAL SERVICES | FINANCIAL SYSTEMS | UNION | ADB | BANKING SUPERVISION | ELECTRONIC PAYMENTS | TERRORIST | INTERNATIONAL REMITTANCE | CASH-TO-CASH | MONEY TRANSFERS | UNSKILLED LABOR | CLEARING HOUSE | EXTENDED FAMILY | MONEY TRANSFER OPERATOR | SET OF RECOMMENDATIONS | ELECTRONIC FUNDS TRANSFER | MONEY TRANSFER | REMITTANCE TRANSFERS | FINANCIAL INTERMEDIARIES | FAMILY MEMBERS | UNIVERSITY EDUCATION | PARTNERSHIP | ACCOUNT-TO-ACCOUNT | MONEY TRANSMITTERS | PEER REVIEW | REMITTANCE SERVICE PROVIDERS | SEND REMITTANCES | PERMANENT RESIDENCE | POVERTY REDUCTION | SPECIFIC REMITTANCE | TRANSFER PROCESS | ACCOUNT HOLDERS | WORKER REMITTANCES | INITIATIVES ON REMITTANCES | SEND MONEY HOME | REMITTANCE FLOWS | COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT | MARKET COMPETITION | INTERNATIONAL REMITTANCE SYSTEMS | PETROLEUM EXPORTING COUNTRIES | WAGES | ECONOMIC OPPORTUNITIES | PERSONS | RURAL AREAS | OLD AGE | POSTAL SERVICE | REMITTANCE MARKET | SOCIAL WELFARE | USES OF REMITTANCES | CENTRAL BANKS | SOCIETY | NONPROFIT ORGANIZATIONS | MONEY TO FAMILIES | BALANCE OF PAYMENTS | CURRENCY CONVERSIONS | TRANSFER MECHANISMS | TRANSPORT | CONTRIBUTION OF REMITTANCES | HOUSING | BANK DATA | PUBLIC TRANSPORTATION | CITIZEN | COST OF LIVING | EXCHANGE RATE | FOREIGN EXCHANGE RATES | REMITTANCE TRANSFER | AVERAGE REMITTANCE | HUMAN TRAFFICKING | MIGRATION | COMPENSATION OF EMPLOYEES | TRANSFER FEE | EUROPEAN CENTRAL BANK | FOREIGN DIRECT INVESTMENT | BANK OF ENGLAND | BANK TRANSFER | BANK BRANCHES | REMITTANCE | TRANSFER CHANNELS | FUNDS FLOW | PRODUCTIVITY | SAVINGS | MONEY HOME
Book
10/2010, World Bank Study, ISBN 0821385852, 91
This publication presents the outcomes of a survey conducted by the World Bank Payment System Development Group, at the request of the Ministry of Finance of... 
Entrepreneurship | Creative ability in business | Success in business | MONEY TRANSFER OPERATORS | COMPETITIVE MARKET | LOW COST | POST OFFICE NETWORK | REMITTANCES | MARKET PLAYERS | SEND MONEY | CLEARING HOUSES | USERS OF REMITTANCE | DEPOSIT | COUNTRY OF ORIGIN | REMITTANCE INDUSTRY | REMITTANCE SYSTEMS | BARRIERS TO ENTRY | EMIGRATION | DEPOSIT ACCOUNTS | INFORMAL TRANSFER | FOREIGN CURRENCY | REMITTANCE CORRIDORS | INITIAL INVESTMENTS | NEWSPAPER ADVERTISEMENT | TYPE OF WORK | ILLEGAL MIGRATION | ACCESS TO BANK | LEGAL MIGRANTS | POSTAL SERVICES | CONSUMERS | MARKET CONDITIONS | BANK PAYMENTS | PUBLIC POLICY | BANK ACCOUNT | LANGUAGE BARRIERS | HOME COUNTRY | NATIONAL BANK | DIRECT DEPOSITS | PAYMENTS INFRASTRUCTURES | INFORMAL CHANNELS | CUSTOMER SATISFACTION | CONSUMER | FOREIGN EXCHANGE | FINANCIAL SECTOR | INSURANCES | SUBSIDIARY | TRANSFER METHODS | MORTGAGE PAYMENTS | REGULATORY FRAMEWORK | UNEMPLOYED | FRAUD | FOREIGN EXCHANGE BUREAUS | LOW COSTS | MARKET SHARE | FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS | MARKETING STRATEGIES | TRANSACTION | CASH FLOWS | EFFICIENT MARKET | DEVELOPING COUNTRIES | CASH WITHDRAWAL | TRANSFER MONEY | DIRECT DEPOSIT | MIGRANT COMMUNITIES | SPEED OF TRANSFER | FINANCIAL LITERACY | BORDER PAYMENTS | CONSULTING FIRM | COMMERCIAL BANK | REPO | INCOME | INTERNATIONAL STANDARDS | BANKS | MIGRANTS | BANK PAYMENT | HOME COUNTRIES | BANKING SERVICES | FINANCIAL LITERACY CAMPAIGNS | BEST PRACTICES | ANTI-MONEY LAUNDERING | LOCAL CURRENCY | EMPLOYEE | MARKETING | POST OFFICES | TOTAL COST | REMITTANCE SERVICES | ADVERTISEMENTS | MIGRANT WORKERS | REMITTANCE SERVICE | BANK TRANSFERS | PAYMENT SYSTEMS | CREDIT UNIONS | ANNUAL INCOMES | RISK MANAGEMENT | ANNUAL INCOME | DAILY EXPENSES | LACK OF COMPETITION | ATM | FINANCIAL PRODUCTS | FINANCIAL SERVICES | HOLDING | UNION | WITHDRAWAL | ACCESS POINTS | BUSINESS OPPORTUNITIES | WORTH | COMMERCIAL BANKS | INTERNATIONAL BANK | REPO RATE | CURRENCY EXCHANGE | INTERNATIONAL REMITTANCE | REAL ESTATE | PAYMENTS INFRASTRUCTURE | CLEARING HOUSE | MONEY TRANSFER OPERATOR | PERMANENT RESIDENTS | CHECKING ACCOUNT | FINANCE KNOWLEDGE | SALARY | ACTUAL COST | INFORMED CHOICES | MONEY TRANSFER | REMITTANCE TRANSFERS | ACCESS TO BANK ACCOUNTS | FAMILIES | REMITTANCE SENDING | FINANCIAL INTERMEDIARIES | BUS DRIVERS | QUESTIONNAIRE | SENIOR | WIRE TRANSFERS | SAVINGS ACCOUNT | REMITTANCE SERVICE PROVIDERS | ACTUAL COSTS | SEND REMITTANCES | BANK ACCOUNTS | CROSS BORDER | SPECIFIC REMITTANCE | COMMERCIAL BANK BRANCHES | COOPERATIVES | PAYMENTS SYSTEM DEVELOPMENT | CONSULAR OFFICES | DEBIT CARDS | PAYMENT SYSTEM | SEND MONEY HOME | LACK OF TRANSPARENCY | PAYMENT SERVICES | REMITTANCE FLOWS | SOCIAL NETWORKS | MARKET STRUCTURE | BENEFICIARIES | CREDIT CARDS | COMPETITIVE MARKETS | CONSUMER PROTECTION | ILLEGAL IMMIGRATION | MARKET SHARES | INFORMATION DISCLOSURE | INSURANCE | FINANCIAL LITERACY PROGRAMS | MIGRANT ASSOCIATIONS | POSTAL SERVICE | RESUME | MOBILE PHONE | DISBURSEMENT | FOREIGN EXCHANGE RATE | HOUSEWIFE | TRANSPARENCY | GENDER | HOUSING | REFUGEE | FLOW OF MONEY | UNEMPLOYMENT | EXCHANGE RATE | REMITTANCE TRANSFER | CURRENCY | CONSUMER COMPLAINTS | MORTGAGE | REMITTANCE SENDING COUNTRIES | TRANSFER METHOD | INSTRUMENT | BANK BRANCHES | REMITTANCE | HOME CURRENCY | QUESTIONNAIRES | SAVINGS | LEGAL SYSTEM | POST OFFICE | ADVERTISEMENT | COUNTRIES OF ORIGIN
eBook
04/2009, World Bank Working Paper, ISBN 0821379194, Volume 163
The World Bank has been at the global forefront in research on remittances. Studying over twelve bilateral remittance corridors thus far, the financial market... 
SPECIFIC INCENTIVES | INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY | REMITTANCE TRANSACTIONS | COUNTRY OF ORIGIN | REMITTANCE SYSTEMS | EMIGRATION | CITIZENSHIP | MIGRANT OUTFLOWS | HUMAN DEVELOPMENT | IMMIGRATION RESTRICTIONS | ELECTRONIC FUNDS | UNEMPLOYMENT RATES | ECONOMIC GROWTH | FORMAL REMITTANCES | CASH TRANSFERS | ROLE OF REMITTANCES | HOST COUNTRY | IMPORTANCE OF REMITTANCES | PURCHASING POWER PARITY | DEVELOPMENTAL IMPACT | MIGRATION DATA | GLOBAL REMITTANCES | CREDIT UNION | REMITTANCE RECEIVING COUNTRIES | INFORMAL CHANNELS | FOREIGN EXCHANGE | URBAN AREAS | REMITTANCE BUSINESS | IMMIGRATION POLICY | SERVICE PROVIDER | POLITICAL INSTABILITY | HOST COUNTRIES | FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS | VULNERABILITY | DEVELOPING COUNTRIES | HOUSEHOLD LEVEL | BANKS | SKILLED MIGRANTS | PUSH FACTOR | BASIC INFRASTRUCTURE | HOME COUNTRIES | POVERTY ALLEVIATION | RETURNEES | POPULATION GROWTH | ECONOMIC INDICATORS | INFORMAL REMITTANCE | REMITTANCE RECIPIENTS | REMITTANCE SERVICES | MIGRANT WORKERS | ALLEVIATION OF POVERTY | BANKING INDUSTRY | FINANCIAL SERVICES | HOUSEHOLDS | UNION | PURCHASING POWER | INTERNATIONAL BANK | VALUE CARD | FINANCIAL MARKET | MONEY TRANSFERS | NURSE | REMITTANCE OUTFLOWS | TRANSFER SERVICES | REMITTANCE TRANSFERS | FAMILIES | MIGRATION FLOWS | ADULT POPULATION | KINSHIP | LABOR MARKET | MULTINATIONAL | REMITTANCE FLOWS | UNDOCUMENTED MIGRANTS | ECONOMIC COOPERATION | LOCAL ECONOMY | ALTERNATIVE REMITTANCE SYSTEM | WAR | BALANCE OF PAYMENTS | EXCHANGE RATES | PROGRESS | GLOBAL POPULATION | EXCHANGE RATE | REMITTANCE TRANSFER | MIGRATION | SKILLED WORKERS | WORKING POPULATION | REGULATORY REGIME | CAPITA INCOME | REMITTANCE RECEIVING | UNIONS | MIGRANT | MONEY TRANSFER OPERATORS | BALANCE OF PAYMENT | REMITTANCES | FORMAL TRANSFER SYSTEMS | GROSS DOMESTIC PRODUCT | SEND MONEY | DEPOSIT | EXPENDITURE | RECENT IMMIGRANTS | REMITTANCE CORRIDORS | NATIONAL AUTHORITIES | MONEY LAUNDERING | REGULATORY FRAMEWORKS | REMITTANCE SENDERS | ETHNIC GROUPS | IMMIGRANT | REMITTERS | SKILLED MIGRATION | MONEY ORDERS | DISSEMINATION | TRANSFER FEES | NATIONALS | ASSISTANCE ORGANIZATION | REGULATORY FRAMEWORK | TEMPORARY WORKERS | INCOME INEQUALITY | MERCHANT | REMITTANCE INFLOWS | REMITTANCE SENDER | FOREIGN DIRECT INVESTMENTS | REMITTANCE FLOW | TRANSFER SYSTEMS | COMMERCIAL BANK | OFFICIAL DEVELOPMENT ASSISTANCE | INCOMES | INTERNATIONAL MIGRATION | TRANSFER COSTS | ANTI-MONEY LAUNDERING | PULL FACTORS | MIGRATION PATTERNS | DRUG TRAFFICKING | REMITTANCE TRANSACTION | CHOICES OF CHANNELS | GLOBAL REMITTANCE | REMITTANCE SERVICE | CREDIT UNIONS | LEGAL STATUS | PULL FACTOR | NATURAL DISASTERS | DIASPORA | POPULATION PROJECTIONS | MICROFINANCE INSTITUTION | MIGRANT FLOWS | PUSH FACTORS | PAYMENT OF EMPLOYEES | IMPACT OF REMITTANCES | TERRORIST | INTERNATIONAL REMITTANCE | MONEY TRANSFER OPERATOR | PERMANENT RESIDENTS | INFORMAL FLOWS | MONEY TRANSFER | IMMIGRATION | INFORMAL TRANSFERS | REMITTANCE SENDING | ECONOMIC TRENDS | POLICY DECISIONS | FINANCIAL FLOWS | LIVING CONDITIONS | MICROFINANCE | GROWTH OF REMITTANCES | WIRE TRANSFERS | CHRONIC UNEMPLOYMENT | EDUCATED MIGRANTS | MIGRANT REMITTANCES | REMITTANCE SERVICE PROVIDERS | FINANCIAL REGULATION | POVERTY REDUCTION | REMITTANCE CORRIDOR | TRANSFER PRODUCTS | PROVISION OF SERVICES | SEND MONEY HOME | BRAIN DRAIN | FOREIGN WORKERS | TRADE IMBALANCES | POPULATION SIZE | MONEY TRANSFER COMPANY | EXPATRIATES | SECURITY SITUATION | REMITTANCE MARKET | REMITTANCE DATA | HUMAN CAPITAL | MIGRANT DIASPORA | PAYMENT SERVICE | HIGH-FREQUENCY TRANSACTIONS | MFI | FINANCES | GENDER | PERMANENT RESIDENT | UNEMPLOYMENT | COMPENSATION OF EMPLOYEES | TRANSFER FEE | FOREIGN DIRECT INVESTMENT | DIASPORA COMMUNITIES | ILLEGAL IMMIGRANTS | REMITTANCE COMPANIES | GROSS NATIONAL INCOME | BANK TRANSFER | SOCIAL FACTORS | WIRE TRANSFER | REMITTANCE CHANNELS | WORLD POPULATION | CAPITA REMITTANCES | REMITTANCE | TRANSFER CHANNELS | SERVICE PROVIDERS | COOPERATIVE CREDIT | SOCIAL AFFAIRS | COUNTRIES OF ORIGIN
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10/2014, Policy Research Working Paper, Volume 7057
International migration offers individuals and their families the potential to experience immediate and large gains in their incomes, and offers a large number... 
REMITTANCE RECEIVERS | RETURN MIGRANTS | ATM CARD | ACCESS TO FINANCIAL SERVICES | MONEY TRANSFER MARKET | REMITTANCE TRANSACTIONS | PRIVATE FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS | COUNTRY OF ORIGIN | FINANCIAL ACCESS | EMIGRATION | CITIZENSHIP | REMITTANCE COSTS | ABUSE | MATCHING FUNDS | LOCAL INFRASTRUCTURE | MINIMUM WAGE | EQUAL TREATMENT | COMMUNITIES OF ORIGIN | INFORMATION ASYMMETRIES | CASH TRANSFERS | POLICY RESEARCH WORKING PAPER | EARNINGS | HOST COUNTRY | HOME COUNTRY | TRANSFER OF KNOWLEDGE | FINANCIAL INSTITUTION | IMMIGRATION POLICY | AMOUNTS OF REMITTANCES | LABOR MIGRANTS | HOST COUNTRIES | MIGRANT REMITTANCE | INTERNATIONAL MIGRANTS | ASYLUM-SEEKERS | JOB OPPORTUNITIES | DEVELOPING COUNTRIES | SANITATION | CAPITAL INVESTMENTS | HOUSEHOLD LEVEL | BANKS | LANGUAGE PROFICIENCY | SKILLED MIGRANTS | HOME COUNTRIES | RETURNEES | TRANSPORTATION | PUBLIC EDUCATION | VOLUME OF REMITTANCES | MONEY TRANSFER ORGANIZATIONS | REMITTANCE RECIPIENTS | REMITTANCE SERVICES | MIGRANT WORKERS | VOUCHER | FINANCIAL SERVICES | HOUSEHOLDS | UNION | FLOWS OF REMITTANCES | MIGRATION PROCESS | INTERNATIONAL BANK | RETURN MIGRATION | DEBT | REMITTANCE TRANSFERS | FAMILIES | MIGRATION FLOWS | SAVINGS FACILITIES | SAVINGS PRODUCTS | SKILLED PERSONS | HUMAN RIGHTS | FAMILY MEMBERS | ECONOMIC RIGHT | EXPATRIATE NATIONALS | VULNERABLE GROUPS | ASYMMETRIC INFORMATION | DEBT MANAGEMENT | NATIONAL GOVERNMENT | INTERNATIONAL MIGRATION POLICY | SCHOOL YEAR | LABOR MARKET | FINANCIAL LITERACY TRAINING | REMITTANCE FLOWS | MIGRANT-SENDING COUNTRIES | SPOUSE | OPPORTUNITIES FOR INDIVIDUALS | PARTNER BANK | PRIMARY SCHOOL | DEVELOPMENT BANK | INCREASE IN REMITTANCES | INTERNAL MIGRATION | LABOR SUPPLY | ACCESS TO SAVINGS | PEACE | JOB-SEEKERS | ENROLLMENT | SOCIAL SECTOR | PROGRESS | NATIVE WORKERS | CITIZEN | EXCHANGE RATE | HUMAN TRAFFICKING | IDENTITY DOCUMENTS | INTERNATIONAL ORGANIZATION FOR MIGRATION | MICRO-LENDING | HOME COMMUNITIES | REMITTANCE PRODUCT | DEVELOPMENT EFFORTS | REMITTANCE SENDING COUNTRIES | SKILLED WORKERS | FACILITATION | POLICY RESEARCH | CAPITA INCOME | SAVINGS | INTERNATIONAL LABOR ORGANIZATION | MIGRANT | COUNSELLING | REMITTANCES | MIGRANT WORKER | DEPOSIT | REMITTANCE CLIENTS | CITIZENS | REMITTANCE RECEIPTS | REMITTANCE SENDERS | MIGRANT POPULATIONS | IMMIGRANT | REMITTERS | ASSET ACCUMULATION | IMMIGRANTS | BANK ACCOUNT | MOTHER | SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT | FORMAL SAVINGS | ASYLUM SEEKERS | HOUSEHOLD INVESTMENTS | INTERNATIONAL MONEY TRANSFER | CONSULAR IDENTITY CARD | FAMILY REMITTANCES | SAVINGS ACCESS | REFUGEES | COLLECTIVE REMITTANCES | NATIONALS | INTERNATIONAL CONVENTION | DEVELOPMENT POLICY | MIGRATION POLICIES | RIGHTS OF WOMEN | ACCOUNTS FOR MIGRANTS | FINANCIAL LITERACY | INCOME | MIGRANTS | INCOMES | INTERNATIONAL MIGRATION | MIGRATION POLICY | REMITTANCE PRODUCTS | TREATIES | REMITTANCE TRANSACTION | IMMIGRANT POPULATION | EMPLOYER | CREDIT UNIONS | RESIDENCE STATUS | FINANCIAL PRODUCTS | HEALTH CENTERS | POLICY DISCUSSIONS | TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE | POTENTIAL MIGRANTS | FINANCIAL KNOWLEDGE | SAVINGS ACCOUNTS | INTERNATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS | MENTAL HEALTH | IMMIGRATION POLICIES | MONEY TRANSFER OPERATOR | SOCIAL NETWORK | SUPPLY CHAINS | IMMIGRATION | REMITTANCE SENDING | MONEY TRANSMITTERS | SAVINGS SERVICES | MIGRANT REMITTANCES | USE OF REMITTANCES | EMPLOYERS | PERMANENT RESIDENCE | SPECIFIC REMITTANCE | TRADE UNIONS | EXPLOITATION | LEGAL BARRIERS | MINIMUM WAGES | BRAIN DRAIN | COST OF REMITTANCES | ASYLUM | DESTINATION COUNTRY | FINANCIAL EDUCATION | MONEY TRANSFER COMPANY | SOCIAL RIGHTS | MIGRANT ASSOCIATIONS | USES OF REMITTANCES | HUMAN CAPITAL | TRANSFER MECHANISMS | MIGRANT ACCESS | TECHNICAL SKILLS | UNEMPLOYMENT | FIXED COST | FOREIGN DIRECT INVESTMENT | NUMBER OF MIGRANTS | NUMBER OF PEOPLE | NUMBER OF WORKERS | COMMUNAL REMITTANCES | INTERNAL MIGRATION POLICIES | REMITTANCE CHANNELS | LOCAL DEVELOPMENT | REMITTANCE | POLICY MAKERS | SMALL ENTERPRISES | SPOUSES | BENEFITS OF MIGRATION | COUNTRIES OF ORIGIN
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03/2014, Policy Research Working Paper, Volume 6812
This paper examines how international remittances are affected by structural characteristics, macroeconomic conditions, and adverse shocks in both source and... 
CHECKS | INTEREST RATE DIFFERENTIALS | WORKERS REMITTANCES | ACCESS TO FINANCIAL SERVICES | BUSINESS CYCLE | COUNTRY OF ORIGIN | MACROECONOMIC FLUCTUATIONS | EXTERNAL DEBT | MACROECONOMIC DETERMINANTS | EMIGRATION | TRAINING CENTRE | CITIZENSHIP | EFFECT OF REMITTANCES | MACROECONOMIC STABILITY | ECONOMIC GROWTH | FINANCIAL DEVELOPMENT | LOW INCOME | ENDOGENOUS VARIABLES | POLICY RESEARCH WORKING PAPER | INSTRUMENTAL VARIABLES | ROLE OF REMITTANCES | PRIVATE SECTOR | HOST COUNTRY | CYCLICAL FLUCTUATIONS | BARRIERS TO REMITTANCES | GLOBAL REMITTANCES | HOME COUNTRY | INFORMAL CHANNELS | CENTRAL BANK | FOREIGN EXCHANGE | INTERNATIONAL TRANSFERS | IMMIGRATION POLICY | INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND | LIQUIDITY | HOST COUNTRIES | FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS | VULNERABILITY | DEVELOPING COUNTRIES | MIGRANT COMMUNITIES | POSITIVE COEFFICIENT | BANKS | SKILLED MIGRANTS | REGRESSION COEFFICIENTS | AMERICAN DEVELOPMENT BANK | HOME COUNTRIES | ARMED _CONFLICT | CREDIT CONSTRAINTS | DATA ON REMITTANCES | CAPITAL FLOWS | MIGRANT WORKERS | GROWTH RATE | REAL EXCHANGE RATE | CREDIT MARKETS | SMALL BUSINESSES | EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES | STOCKS | FINANCIAL SERVICES | LIMITED ACCESS | INTERNATIONAL BANK | OUTPUT VOLATILITY | RECESSION | GLOBALIZATION | INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITIES | REAL ESTATE | REMITTANCE OUTFLOWS | COMMODITY PRICES | TRANSFER SERVICES | PRIVATE CAPITAL | REMITTANCE TRANSFERS | FAMILIES | INCOME SHOCKS | EXTERNAL SHOCKS | RECIPIENTS OF REMITTANCES | STANDARD ERRORS | WORKER REMITTANCES | REMITTANCE FLOWS | MIDDLE INCOME COUNTRIES | MARKET STRUCTURE | DEVELOPMENT BANK | UNDOCUMENTED MIGRANTS | CYCLICAL MOVEMENTS | INCREASE IN REMITTANCES | FOREIGN EXCHANGE RESERVES | INSURANCE | PEACE | STANDARD DEVIATION | DETERMINANTS OF REMITTANCES | RECIPIENT COUNTRY | RETURN | EXCHANGE RATES | PROGRESS | ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT | NATIVE WORKERS | RECIPIENT HOUSEHOLDS | REMITTANCE TRANSFER | MIGRATION | POLICY RESEARCH | RESERVES | ARMED CONFLICTS | SAVINGS | ECONOMIC SHOCKS | GEOGRAPHIC DISPERSION | MIGRANT | MONEY TRANSFER OPERATORS | REMITTANCES | ARMED CONFLICT | DEBT STOCKS | EXPENDITURE | RECIPIENT COUNTRIES | NEGATIVE SHOCK | EXTERNAL FINANCE | GROWTH VOLATILITY | LOCAL BANK | INTERNATIONAL ECONOMICS | REMITTANCE CORRIDORS | LOW INCOME COUNTRIES | NEGATIVE SHOCKS | LOCAL CAPACITY | REMITTERS | POLITICAL ECONOMY | FINANCIAL MARKETS | ACCESS OF MIGRANTS | FINANCIAL SYSTEM | INTERNATIONAL DEBT | HOUSEHOLD WEALTH | ECONOMIC OUTLOOK | CAPITAL INFLOWS | INTERNATIONAL FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS | STRUCTURAL CHARACTERISTICS | FINANCIAL FLOW | INHERITANCE | PRIVATE DEBT | REVIEW OF ECONOMICS | ECONOMIC GEOGRAPHY | DEVELOPMENT POLICY | TRANSACTION | TEMPORARY WORKERS | INCOME LEVEL | DOMESTIC CREDIT | REMITTANCE INFLOWS | MIGRANTS | OFFICIAL DEVELOPMENT ASSISTANCE | RECIPIENT OF REMITTANCES | DISTRIBUTION OF REMITTANCES | INTERNATIONAL MIGRATION | SOCIAL RESEARCH | FINANCIAL RESOURCES | TRANSFER COSTS | FINANCIAL CRISIS | INCOME LEVELS | LIQUIDITY CONSTRAINTS | NATURAL DISASTERS | POLICY DISCUSSIONS | DIASPORA | IMPACT OF REMITTANCES | BUSINESS CYCLES | COMMUNITIES OF MIGRANTS | IMMIGRATION POLICIES | MIDDLE INCOME | EXOGENOUS INCOME | RESPECT | MONEY TRANSFER | IMMIGRATION | POSTAL SYSTEM | FINANCIAL FLOWS | INTERNATIONAL ASSISTANCE | LOW-INCOME COUNTRIES | TRANSACTION COSTS | MIGRANT REMITTANCES | SEND REMITTANCES | RECESSIONS | REMITTANCE CORRIDOR | SPECIFIC REMITTANCE | SHARE OF CREDIT | FAMILY LOANS | LOCAL ECONOMIES | BRAIN DRAIN | EMERGING MARKETS | MACROECONOMICS | FINANCIAL INSTRUMENTS | BANKING SYSTEM | INTEREST RATE | OPEN ECONOMIES | ECONOMIC HARDSHIP | EMERGING MARKET | REMITTANCE DATA | HUMAN CAPITAL | MACROECONOMIC CONDITIONS | BULLETIN | GENDER | PORTFOLIO | UNEMPLOYMENT | MONETARY FUND | DIVERSIFICATION | NUMBER OF MIGRANTS | INTERNATIONAL REMITTANCES | EMIGRANT REMITTANCES | REMITTANCE CHANNELS | BANK BRANCHES | REMITTANCE
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1992, ISBN 082293714X, x, 364
Given the tensions and demands of medicine, highly successful physicians and surgeons rarely achieve equal success as prose writers. It is truly extraordinary... 
Starzl, Thomas E. 1926-2017 | Transplantation of organs, tissues, etc | Organ Transplantation | history | personal narratives | Surgery | Transplant surgeons
Book
06/2007, Policy Research Working Paper, Volume 4247
This paper explores the impact of remittances on poverty, education, and health in 11 Latin American countries using nationally representative household... 
MIGRANT | HOUSEHOLD SIZE | COUNTRY SPECIFIC | REMITTANCES | WORKERS REMITTANCES | MIGRANT NETWORKS | NATIONAL POPULATION | NATIONAL POVERTY RATE | RECIPIENT COUNTRIES | POVERTY REDUCING | PRACTITIONERS | EFFECT OF REMITTANCES | INCOME DISTRIBUTION | PER CAPITA INCOME LEVELS | FINANCIAL MARKETS | POLICY RESEARCH WORKING PAPER | IMPORTANCE OF REMITTANCES | POVERTY MEASURE | BENEFITS OF REMITTANCES | LONG RUN | EFFECTS OF REMITTANCES | POVERTY STATUS | DEVELOPMENT IMPACT OF REMITTANCES | FOREIGN EXCHANGE EARNINGS | FOREIGN EXCHANGE | HOUSEHOLD SURVEYS | AMOUNTS OF REMITTANCES | IMPACT OF MIGRATION | HOUSEHOLD ASSETS | POVERTY RATES | FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS | SIGNIFICANT IMPACT | DEVELOPING COUNTRIES | GLOBAL LEVEL | HOUSEHOLD LEVEL | DEVELOPMENT INDICATORS | ADULT EDUCATION | MIGRANTS | HOME COUNTRIES | OFFICIAL DEVELOPMENT ASSISTANCE | SIMULATIONS | RECIPIENT OF REMITTANCES | DISTRIBUTION OF REMITTANCES | INEQUALITY LEVELS | POVERTY RATE | MIGRATION PATTERNS | SELECTION BIAS | VOLUME OF REMITTANCES | MACROECONOMIC EFFECTS | REMITTANCE RECIPIENTS | ANNUAL GROWTH | CAPITAL FLOWS | CAPITAL ACCUMULATION | PER CAPITA INCOME | POVERTY LEVELS | EMPIRICAL EVIDENCE | COUNTERFACTUAL | HEALTH OUTCOMES | LATIN AMERICAN | POVERTY LINES | POTENTIAL MIGRANTS | EDUCATION LEVEL | ESTIMATED COEFFICIENTS | IMPACT OF REMITTANCES | GROWTH RATES | COUNTRY SPECIFICITY | EMPIRICAL RESULTS | DEVELOPING WORLD | INCOME DIMENSION | RESPECT | POVERTY IMPACT | DEPENDENT VARIABLE | FINANCIAL FLOWS | TOTAL AMOUNT OF REMITTANCES | LOW-INCOME COUNTRIES | RECIPIENTS OF REMITTANCES | CROSS COUNTRY ANALYSES | POVERTY REDUCTION | POVERTY LINE | HOUSEHOLD INCOME | FINANCIAL CONSTRAINTS | CROSS COUNTRY | TRINIDAD AND TOBAGO | NATIONAL POVERTY | POVERTY INDICATORS | HEADCOUNT POVERTY | EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT | INCREASE IN REMITTANCES | POOR HOUSEHOLDS | POVERTY EFFECTS | LABOR SUPPLY | HOUSEHOLD SURVEY | HUMAN CAPITAL | BALANCE OF PAYMENTS | HOUSEHOLD SURVEY DATA | NUMBER OF CHILDREN | ECONOMIC CONSEQUENCES | PROGRESS | HOUSEHOLD WELFARE | COUNTRY CHARACTERISTICS | NATIONAL ACCOUNTS | POINT ESTIMATES | RECIPIENT HOUSEHOLDS | EXCHANGE RATE | MIGRATION | DEVELOPMENT EFFORTS | GROSS NATIONAL INCOME | CROSS COUNTRY PERSPECTIVE | CAPITAL MARKETS | REMITTANCES FLOWS | CAPITA REMITTANCES | REMITTANCE | POLICY MAKERS | AMOUNT OF REMITTANCES | POLICY RESEARCH | CAPITA INCOME | RELATIVE IMPORTANCE | DEVELOPMENT PRACTITIONERS
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07/2006, Policy Research Working Paper, Volume 3957
Workers' remittances to developing countries have become the second largest type of flows after foreign direct investment. The authors use data on workers'... 
COMPETITIVENESS | LAGGED VALUES | MONEY TRANSFER OPERATORS | BALANCE OF PAYMENT | COUNTRY SPECIFIC | LOANABLE FUNDS | REMITTANCES | WORKERS REMITTANCES | BALANCE OF PAYMENT STATISTICS | SEND MONEY | WORLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION | DEVELOPMENT ECONOMICS | RECIPIENT COUNTRIES | EMIGRATION | EXTERNAL FINANCE | POVERTY REDUCING | DEVELOPED COUNTRIES | GDP | FIXED COSTS | EFFECT OF REMITTANCES | FINANCIAL SECTOR PERFORMANCE | AGGREGATE LEVEL | PRIVATE CREDIT | FINANCIAL REFORM | FLOWS | INTEREST RATE CONTROLS | ERROR TERM | ECONOMIC GROWTH | FINANCIAL DEVELOPMENT | FORMAL REMITTANCES | POLITICAL ECONOMY | FINANCIAL MARKETS | PUBLIC POLICY | EVOLUTION OF REMITTANCES | INTEREST RATES | PRIVATE SECTOR | CAPITAL ACCOUNT | FINANCIAL SECTOR DEVELOPMENT | DOMESTIC INTEREST RATES | MIGRATION DATA | FINANCIAL SYSTEM | MONEY TRANSFER COMPANIES | ECONOMIC OUTLOOK | REMITTANCE RECEIVING COUNTRIES | DEVELOPMENT IMPACT OF REMITTANCES | INFLATION RATE | CAPITAL INFLOWS | FINANCIAL DEPENDENCE | REDUCING POVERTY | FINANCIAL SECTOR | LIQUIDITY | MIGRANTS SENDING REMITTANCES | ECONOMIC IMPACT | FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS | MULTIPLE EXCHANGE RATES | SIGNIFICANT IMPACT | DEVELOPING COUNTRIES | ECONOMIC DOWNTURNS | INCOME | DEVELOPMENT INDICATORS | MIGRANTS | INFORMAL REMITTANCES | INTERNATIONAL MIGRATION | FINANCIAL LIBERALIZATION | EXCHANGE ARRANGEMENTS | POVERTY GAP | ABSOLUTE TERMS | CURRENT ACCOUNT | POST OFFICES | DATA ON REMITTANCES | GDP DEFLATOR | REMITTANCE RECIPIENTS | CAPITAL FLOWS | ESTIMATION TECHNIQUES | MIGRANT WORKERS | GROWTH RATE | DEPOSITS | INFLATION | INTERNATIONAL FINANCIAL STATISTICS | FINANCIAL ECONOMICS | LIQUIDITY CONSTRAINTS | FINANCIAL PRODUCTS | BANK LENDING | BANK DEPOSITS | FINANCIAL SYSTEMS | ECONOMIC CONDITIONS | MIGRANT TRANSFERS | CROSS COUNTRY EVIDENCE | ERROR TERMS | UNRECORDED REMITTANCES | COMMERCIAL BANKS | FINANCIAL DEPTH | IMPACT OF REMITTANCES | RESTRICTIONS ON CAPITAL ACCOUNT TRANSACTIONS | EMPIRICAL RESULTS | BALANCE OF PAYMENTS STATISTICS | INFORMAL FLOWS | TRANSFER SERVICES | LAGGED DEPENDENT | MONEY TRANSFER | VOLUME OF REMITTANCE FLOWS | DESCRIPTIVE STATISTICS | DEPENDENT VARIABLE | FINANCIAL MANAGEMENT | CAPITAL ACCOUNT LIBERALIZATION | ACCOUNTING | MULTIPLE EXCHANGE RATE | FINANCIAL FLOWS | EXCHANGE RATE REGIMES | TRANSACTION COSTS | DOMESTIC FINANCIAL LIBERALIZATION | FIXED EFFECTS | RECIPIENTS OF REMITTANCES | MIGRANT REMITTANCES | USE OF REMITTANCES | POVERTY REDUCTION | TRANSFER PROCESS | LIQUID LIABILITIES | POLICY ISSUES | ECONOMIC PERFORMANCE | EXCHANGE RESTRICTIONS | CREDITOR RIGHTS | CROSS COUNTRY | REMITTANCE FLOWS | SIGNIFICANT EFFECT | 0 HYPOTHESIS | DEVELOPMENT BANK | DEPOSIT MONEY | INTEREST RATE | WAGES | EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT | INCREASE IN REMITTANCES | REAL GDP | ADVERSE EFFECT | RURAL AREAS | FINANCE LITERATURE | COUNTRY LEVEL | REMITTANCE MARKET | CENTRAL BANKS | REMITTANCE DATA | ENTREPRENEURSHIP | HUMAN CAPITAL | BALANCE OF PAYMENTS | COUNTRY SIZE | DEPOSIT MONEY BANKS | HOUSEHOLD DATA | EXCHANGE RATES | COUNTRY CHARACTERISTICS | ECONOMIC DEVELOPMENT | EXPORTS | UNEMPLOYMENT | EXCHANGE RATE | REMITTANCE TRANSFER | MIGRATION | COMPENSATION OF EMPLOYEES | MONETARY ECONOMICS | DOMESTIC FINANCIAL SYSTEMS | FOREIGN DIRECT INVESTMENT | CREDIT MARKET | BANKING SECTOR | NEGATIVE IMPACT | FINANCIAL CRISES | FINANCIAL FRAGILITY | LIQUID ASSETS | FINANCIAL INTERMEDIATION | ECONOMETRICS | REMITTANCES FLOWS | GDP PER CAPITA | REMITTANCE | EXPLANATORY VARIABLES | UNEMPLOYMENT RATE | POLICY RESEARCH | ECONOMIC FUNCTIONS | SAVINGS | REMITTANCE RECEIVING | STOCK MARKETS
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06/2007, Policy Research Working Paper, Volume 4249
Workers' remittances have become a major source of income for developing countries. However, little is still known about their impact on poverty and... 
LAGGED VALUES | MIGRANT | BALANCE OF PAYMENT | COUNTRY SPECIFIC | GINI INDEX | REMITTANCES | HEADCOUNT RATIO | MIGRANT NETWORKS | BALANCE OF PAYMENT STATISTICS | LOG-NORMAL APPROXIMATION | AVERAGE INCOME LEVEL | ECONOMETRIC ISSUES | FUNCTIONAL FORM | POVERTY REDUCING | ECONOMICS LITERATURE | PRACTITIONERS | GDP | INCOME SOURCES | EFFECT OF REMITTANCES | INCOME DISTRIBUTION | AVERAGE INCOME GROWTH | DATA AVAILABILITY | GROWTH | REMITTANCE RECEIPTS | PER CAPITA INCOME LEVELS | ESTIMATED REDUCTION | LOG-NORMAL DISTRIBUTION | ERROR TERM | MINORITY | SQUARED POVERTY GAP | ENDOGENOUS VARIABLES | POLICY RESEARCH WORKING PAPER | GROWTH LITERATURE | GROWTH REGRESSION | EMPIRICAL WORK | GROWTH CONTEXT | EFFECTS OF REMITTANCES | MEAN INCOME | INEQUALITY VARIABLES | POVERTY | POSITIVE VALUE | NATIONAL LEVEL | HOUSEHOLD SURVEYS | IMPACT OF MIGRATION | HOUSEHOLD ASSETS | INCOME SOURCE | REDUCING INEQUALITY | COUNTRY REGRESSIONS | CUMULATIVE DISTRIBUTION | MIGRANT FAMILY | SIGNIFICANT IMPACT | DEVELOPING COUNTRIES | GLOBAL LEVEL | FERTILITY | INCOME INEQUALITY | MIGRANT DESTINATION COUNTRIES | REMITTANCE SENDER | EXOGENOUS VARIABLE | CROSS-COUNTRY ANALYSIS | ABSENCE OF REMITTANCES | HOUSEHOLD LEVEL | MIGRANTS | HOME COUNTRIES | OFFICIAL DEVELOPMENT ASSISTANCE | SIMULATIONS | MICRO DATA | DIFFERENCE ERROR | INEQUALITY LEVELS | POVERTY GAP | MIGRATION PATTERNS | ABSOLUTE TERMS | MACROECONOMIC EFFECTS | DATA ON REMITTANCES | ANNUAL GROWTH | CAPITAL FLOWS | INEQUALITY ELASTICITIES | INCOME LEVELS | ELASTICITY OF POVERTY | INEQUALITY CHANGES | MIGRANT FAMILY MEMBERS | INEQUALITY REGRESSIONS | COUNTRY REMITTANCES | HOUSEHOLD MEMBERS | PER CAPITA INCOME | POVERTY LEVELS | EQUALIZING EFFECT | INCREASE GROWTH | EMPIRICAL EVIDENCE | FLOWS OF REMITTANCES | DISTRIBUTIONAL IMPACT | GROWTH DATA | ECONOMIC CONDITIONS | MIGRANT TRANSFERS | ERROR TERMS | PER CAPITA INCOME LEVEL | NEGATIVE COEFFICIENT | ESTIMATED COEFFICIENTS | RICHER COUNTRIES | IMPACT OF REMITTANCES | INEQUALITY AVERSION | GROWTH RATES | EMPIRICAL RESULTS | DEVELOPING WORLD | GROWTH REGRESSIONS | EXTENDED FAMILY | RESPECT | COUNTRY | MIGRATION FLOWS | CROSS-COUNTRY PANEL | DEPENDENT VARIABLE | FAMILY MEMBERS | CONDITIONAL CONVERGENCE | GINI COEFFICIENT | DENSITY FUNCTION | AVERAGE INCOME | GROWTH OF REMITTANCES | LOG NORMAL | FIXED EFFECTS | DEVELOPING COUNTRY | FAMILIES DUE | POVERTY REDUCTION | POVERTY LINE | DYNAMIC PANEL | MIGRANT FAMILIES | ANNUAL GROWTH RATE | REDUCED INEQUALITY | HOUSEHOLD INCOME | SIGNIFICANT EFFECT | MIGRANT-SENDING COUNTRIES | 0 HYPOTHESIS | INCREASING INCOME INEQUALITY | CROSS-COUNTRY DATA | GROWTH EQUATION | HEADCOUNT POVERTY | WAGES | INCREASE IN REMITTANCES | POSITIVE IMPACT | EMPIRICAL ESTIMATES | POSITIVE EFFECT | ELASTICITY | HOUSEHOLD SURVEY DATA | GROWTH MODELS | HIGH CORRELATION | PROGRESS | RATES OF GROWTH | SECONDARY EDUCATION | COUNTRY CHARACTERISTICS | POINT ESTIMATES | RECIPIENT HOUSEHOLDS | INEQUALITY RESULTS | MIGRATION | LAGGED LEVELS | COMPENSATION OF EMPLOYEES | SERIAL CORRELATION | FERTILITY RATE | INTERNATIONAL REMITTANCES | DYNAMIC PANEL FRAMEWORK | REMITTANCES FLOWS | CAPITA REMITTANCES | CROSS-COUNTRY STUDIES | EMPIRICAL SECTION | REMITTANCE | EXPLANATORY VARIABLES | FOREIGN REMITTANCES | POLICY RESEARCH | CAPITA INCOME | REMITTANCE RECEIVING | ECONOMICS | DEVELOPMENT PRACTITIONERS | POVERTY MEASURES | COUNTRY-SPECIFIC EFFECTS
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Economic Modelling, ISSN 0264-9993, 07/2013, Volume 33, pp. 772 - 779
We investigate the growth enhancing variables in a group of countries belonging to the same geographical area namely, India, Sri Lanka, Pakistan and Bangladesh... 
Homogeneity | South Asian countries | Country specific time-series | TESTS | STRUCTURAL-CHANGE | REMITTANCES | ECONOMETRICS | FOREIGN DIRECT-INVESTMENT | MODELS | UNIT-ROOT | CONVERGENCE | ECONOMICS | ECONOMIC-GROWTH | PARAMETER
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03/2011, Directions in development, ISBN 9780821387429
The financial crisis swiftly expanded into an economic crisis throughout America and Western Europe, from where it spread to developing countries that had... 
LABOR MARKETS | STRUCTURAL REFORMS | POOR | MACROECONOMIC CRISIS | OPPORTUNITY COSTS | MEDICAL INSURANCE | PROGRAM DESIGN | WAGE LEVELS | PUBLIC SAVINGS | YOUTH UNEMPLOYMENT RATE | HUMAN DEVELOPMENT | MINIMUM WAGE | MARKET ECONOMY | ECONOMIC GROWTH | FISCAL DISCIPLINE | LAYOFF | LAYOFFS | PRIVATE SECTOR | INCOME LOSSES | WAGE RATE | EMPLOYMENT REDUCTION | SHOCK | SAFETY NET | POLICY RESPONSES | HOUSEHOLD SURVEYS | INFORMAL SAFETY NETS | MINISTRIES OF FINANCE | LONG-TERM UNEMPLOYMENT | CAPITAL INVESTMENTS | LABOR MARKET POLICY | UNEMPLOYED PEOPLE | EMPLOYMENT GROWTH | ACTIVE LABOR | HUMAN CAPITAL INVESTMENTS | FAMILY LABOR | HIGH UNEMPLOYMENT RATES | SOCIAL POLICY | SOCIAL FUND | UNEMPLOYED WORKERS | LOCAL GOVERNMENTS | HEALTH INSURANCE | NEW ENTRANTS | CAPITAL FLOWS | MEDICAL CARE | PREVENTIVE CARE | CREDIT MARKETS | DURABLE GOODS | JOBS | HEALTH EXPENDITURES | LEAVE OF ABSENCE | STRUCTURAL UNEMPLOYMENT | JOB VACANCY | YOUTH UNEMPLOYMENT | ACTIVE LABOR MARKET PROGRAMS | FIRING COSTS | INTERNATIONAL BANK | POCKET EXPENSES | PRODUCT MARKETS | TOTAL EMPLOYMENT | DEBT | FISCAL DEFICITS | MORAL HAZARD | HIGH UNEMPLOYMENT | PASSIVE LABOR | UNEMPLOYMENT INSURANCE | SOCIAL IMPACTS | COUNTRY-SPECIFIC FACTORS | LABOR ADJUSTMENT | VULNERABLE GROUPS | INCOME SHOCKS | MANPOWER POLICY | RETIREMENT | JOB SEEKERS | SELF EMPLOYMENT | LABOR FORCE PARTICIPATION | LABOR MARKET | FISCAL CONSTRAINTS | ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA | EDUCATION PROGRAMS | LABOR MARKET REGULATIONS | PENALTIES | PRIMARY SCHOOL | BENEFICIARIES | DEVELOPMENT BANK | LABOR SUPPLY | EDUCATIONAL SERVICES | WAR | LABOR COSTS | FLEXIBLE LABOR MARKETS | LOCAL GOVERNMENT | ACTIVE LABOR MARKET PROGRAM | PUBLIC WORKS PROGRAMS | PENSIONS | UNEMPLOYMENT OFFICE | ASSISTANCE PROGRAMS | HIGH EMPLOYMENT | FINANCIAL CRISES | UNEMPLOYMENT BENEFITS | SKILLED WORKERS | BUDGET DEFICITS | WORKING HOURS | CONSOLIDATION | SOCIAL ASSISTANCE | LABOR PROGRAMS | SAVINGS | COPING STRATEGIES | CENTRAL GOVERNMENTS | INFORMAL SECTOR | INFLEXIBLE LABOR | CHILD LABOR | MANUFACTURING INDUSTRIES | REMITTANCES | GROSS DOMESTIC PRODUCT | PENSION | INCOME SUPPORT | GROSS WAGES | EMPLOYABILITY | WAGE BILL | SOCIAL BENEFITS | FOREIGN LABOR | ETHNIC GROUPS | BANK FAILURES | FOOD EXPENDITURES | PREVENTATIVE HEALTH | FINANCIAL MARKETS | WORKERS | REAL WAGES | SOCIAL PROGRAMS | HOUSEHOLD WEALTH | TOTAL WORKERS | ECONOMIC DOWNTURN | EMPLOYMENT PROTECTION LEGISLATION | NUTRITIONAL STATUS | LABOR LAWS | MANPOWER | PRODUCT MARKET | SUBSIDIARY | YOUNGER WORKERS | FOOD SECURITY | SEVERANCE PAY | UNEMPLOYED | PART-TIME EMPLOYMENT | LABOR UNION | EMPLOYMENT OFFICES | PUBLIC SPENDING | ECONOMIC CRISES | ECONOMIC DOWNTURNS | PUBLIC EMPLOYMENT | EMPLOYMENT PROSPECTS | AUTOMATIC STABILIZER | INFORMAL CREDIT | SOCIAL INVESTMENT | YOUTH UNEMPLOYMENT RATES | PUBLIC WORKS | PROFITABILITY | INSURANCE PROGRAM | FINANCIAL CRISIS | JOB LOSS | WAGE RATES | WAGE SUBSIDY | WAGE SUBSIDY PROGRAMS | INFLATION | LOW EMPLOYMENT | MARKET ECONOMIES | NATURAL DISASTERS | JOBS CRISES | ECONOMIC RECOVERY | UNEMPLOYMENT FIGURES | SAFETY NETS | MITIGATION STRATEGIES | SERVICE SECTOR | SAFETY | WAGE WORKERS | WORKER | ETHNIC MINORITIES | INFORMAL TRANSFERS | INFLATION RATES | COVARIATE SHOCKS | MACROECONOMIC SHOCKS | WAGE SUBSIDIES | ACTIVE LABOR MARKET | LABOR REGULATIONS | MINIMUM INCOME | JOB LOSSES | RECESSIONS | POVERTY REDUCTION | SAFETY NET PROGRAMS | HOUSEHOLD ENTERPRISE | PASSIVE LABOR MARKET PROGRAMS | WORK EXPERIENCE | HOUSEHOLD INCOME | SOCIAL SAFETY NETS | SOCIAL TRANSFERS | SOCIAL PROTECTION | LABOR FORCE | SOCIAL SECURITY | VULNERABLE HOUSEHOLDS | EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT | UNEMPLOYMENT INSURANCE BENEFITS | REAL WAGE | ACCRUALS | HOUSEHOLD SAVINGS | HUMAN CAPITAL | MACROECONOMIC CONDITIONS | HOUSEHOLD WELFARE | UNEMPLOYMENT | JOBS CRISIS | MONETARY FUND | TEMPORARY EMPLOYMENT | BORROWING | HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS | LABOR DEMAND | IDIOSYNCRATIC SHOCKS | TARGETING | LABOR MARKET CONDITIONS | REMITTANCE | LABOR MARKET ADJUSTMENT | LABOUR | GOVERNMENT HEALTH
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04/2014, Middle East and North Africa Regional Economic Update
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