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World Development, ISSN 0305-750X, 2009, Volume 37, Issue 1, pp. 104 - 115
This paper assesses the effect of the steadily growing remittance flows to sub-Saharan Africa. Though the region receives only a small portion of the total... 
remittances | poverty | financial development | Africa | PRODUCTIVITY | INEQUALITY | GROWTH | ECONOMICS | INTERNATIONAL MIGRATION | DEVELOPING-COUNTRIES | INCOME-DISTRIBUTION | PLANNING & DEVELOPMENT | remittances poverty financial development Africa | Studies | Poverty | Causality | Remittances | Developing countries--LDCs | Impact analysis
Journal Article
02/2007, ISBN 9781451987324, 43
This paper assesses the impact of the steadily growing remittance flows to sub-Saharan Africa (SSA). Though the region receives only a small portion of the... 
Development | Financial Sector | Workers Remittances | Poverty Reduction
Book
International Journal of Social Economics, ISSN 0306-8293, 12/2017, Volume 44, Issue 12, pp. 2033 - 2051
Purpose The purpose of this paper is to examine how remittances, financial development (FD), and natural resources and their different transmission channels... 
Natural resources | Poverty | Households | Migration | Authors | Human development | Rents | Economic development | Petroleum | Developing countries--LDCs | Studies | Gross Domestic Product--GDP | Credit | Economic growth | Welfare | Remittances
Journal Article
2010, Africa human development series, ISBN 9780821381830, xxiii, 208
Because of the remarkable progress that countries in Sub-Saharan Africa have made toward universalizing primary school completion (a Millennium Development... 
Economic aspects | Education, Secondary | Sustainable development | Finance | Africa, Sub-Saharan | INSTRUCTIONAL TIME | STUDENT ENROLLMENT | CURRICULUM | PRIMARY SCHOOL ENROLLMENTS | PRIMARY COMPLETION | FERTILITY RATES | TERTIARY EDUCATION | EDUCATION BENCHMARKS | EDUCATIONAL POLICY | INTAKE RATE | REMITTANCES | EDUCATION SYSTEM | GROSS DOMESTIC PRODUCT | SERVICE DELIVERY | LIFE SKILLS | SUSTAINABLE GROWTH | EDUCATIONAL GOALS | MILLENNIUM DEVELOPMENT GOAL | SOCIAL BENEFITS | HUMAN DEVELOPMENT | STUDENT-TEACHER RATIOS | UNIVERSAL PRIMARY SCHOOL COMPLETION | DEMOGRAPHIC GROWTH | PRIMARY SCHOOL LEAVERS | SOCIAL RETURNS | SECONDARY SCHOOL | ECONOMIC GROWTH | INSTRUCTION | WORKFORCE | PRIMARY SYSTEM | PRIMARY SCHOOLS | CLASSROOMS | MOTHER | PRIMARY LOWER SECONDARY | SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT | BASIC EDUCATION | SCHOOL-AGE | GROSS ENROLLMENT | CLASS SIZE | PRIMARY CYCLE | EDUCATIONAL ASPIRATIONS | POLICY DIALOGUE | PRIMARY SCHOOL PUPILS | RESOURCE NEEDS | SKILLED PROFESSIONALS | QUALITY OF SERVICES | GER | DISSEMINATION | LEADERSHIP | GIRLS | EDUCATION QUALITY | SCHOOL-AGE POPULATION | BUDGET FOR EDUCATION | TEACHER | VOCATIONAL EDUCATION | SCHOOL SYSTEMS | CURRICULA | FOOD SECURITY | GRADE REPETITION | CLIMATE CHANGE | GROSS ENROLLMENT RATIO | TARGET POPULATIONS | VOCATIONAL TRAINING | INVESTMENTS IN EDUCATION | DEVELOPING COUNTRIES | FERTILITY | NATIONAL LEADERS | EDUCATION SECTOR | TEACHER RATIOS | UNIVERSAL ACCESS TO SCHOOLING | RAPID POPULATION GROWTH | CLASS SIZES | SECONDARY SCHOOL LEAVERS | INCIDENCE OF POVERTY | STUDENT FLOW | SOCIAL IMPACT | DECISION MAKING | SOCIAL SCIENCES | INSTRUCTIONAL HOURS | PUPIL-TEACHER RATIO | AVERAGE TEACHER SALARIES | LEARNING | POST-PRIMARY EDUCATION | UNIVERSAL PRIMARY SCHOOLING | POPULATION GROWTH | SECONDARY SCHOOLS | UNIVERSAL BASIC EDUCATION | FORMAL EDUCATION | PRIMARY SCHOOL COMPLETION RATES | RESOURCE MOBILIZATION | PUBLIC FUNDS | ACHIEVEMENT | AVERAGE CLASS SIZE | EDUCATION SYSTEMS | LEGAL STATUS | TERTIARY LEVELS | EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITIES | LAM | MILLENNIUM DEVELOPMENT GOALS | LEVEL OF EDUCATION | POLICY DISCUSSIONS | PRIMARY COMPLETION RATE | TEACHERS | PRIMARY EDUCATION | REPETITION RATES | CHILDCARE | HIGHER EDUCATION | AVERAGE NUMBER OF STUDENTS | EDUCATION DEVELOPMENT | NUMBER OF STUDENTS | STUDENT-TEACHER RATIO | ENROLLMENT INCREASES | LEVELS OF EDUCATION | INTERVENTIONS | SECONDARY SCHOOL TEACHERS | LOWER SECONDARY EDUCATION | ADVANCED TRAINING | FORMAL COURSES | LOW-INCOME COUNTRIES | QUALITY STANDARDS | PRIMARY SCHOOL COMPLETION | SECONDARY STUDENTS | TEACHER SALARIES | LABOR MARKET | POLICY DEVELOPMENT | PROVISION OF SERVICES | STUDENT ENROLLMENTS | REPETITION RATE | FINANCIAL CONSTRAINTS | PRIMARY SCHOOL COMPLETION RATE | YOUTH | NATIONAL GOALS | NUMBER OF STUDENTS PER CLASS | RURAL POPULATIONS | LOWER SECONDARY LEVEL | PRIMARY SCHOOL | AVERAGE TEACHER SALARY | UNIVERSAL ACCESS | EDUCATION FOR ALL | UNIVERSAL PRIMARY EDUCATION | WORLD CONFERENCE | EDUCATION STATISTICS | REPEATERS | EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT | TERTIARY STUDENTS | FORMAL EDUCATION SYSTEM | STUDENT TEACHER RATIO | EDUCATIONAL SERVICES | SKILLS TRAINING | RESOURCES FOR EDUCATION | RURAL AREAS | SCHOOL TEACHER | SOCIAL WELFARE | INTERNATIONAL EFFORTS | CHILD MORTALITY | SECONDARY SCHOOLING | PROGRESS | SCHOOL ORGANIZATION | EDUCATION ENROLLMENTS | AGE GROUPS | UNEMPLOYMENT | PRIMARY SCHOOL TEACHERS | TEACHING | EDUCATIONAL DEVELOPMENT | STUDENT WELFARE | PUBLIC EXPENDITURE | FOREIGN DIRECT INVESTMENT | SCHOOLING | DEPENDENCY RATIO | GROSS NATIONAL INCOME | SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT | UNIVERSAL PRIMARY COMPLETION | EDUCATION POLICIES | LEARNING OUTCOMES | STUDENT LEARNING | WORKING POPULATION | POLICY MAKERS | UNEMPLOYMENT RATE | POPULATION GROWTH RATES | STUDENTS PER TEACHER | YOUNG PEOPLE | RETURNS ON INVESTMENT IN EDUCATION | BASIC EDUCATION CYCLE | SCARCE RESOURCES | NUMBER OF PUPILS | SCHOOL ENROLLMENTS | PRIMARY CYCLES
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2007, Global Monitoring Report, ISBN 9780821369753, xviii, 249
Broad-based global economic growth in 2006, and more generally since 2000, provides grounds for optimism about progress in advancing the Millennium Development... 
Gender equality | Women in development | Economic development | UN Millennium Project | REMITTANCES | FISCAL POLICY | DEBT RELIEF | POLICY FORMULATION | ENVIRONMENTAL POLICIES | SERVICE DELIVERY | PRIMARY SCHOOLING | CITIZENS | DEVELOPED COUNTRIES | GDP | WTO | INCOME DISTRIBUTION | LOW-INCOME COUNTRY | ABUSE | HOUSEHOLD WORK | ECONOMIC PRODUCTIVITY | MILLENNIUM DEVELOPMENT GOAL | GROWTH | ENVIRONMENTAL SUSTAINABILITY | HUMAN DEVELOPMENT | HIGH POPULATION GROWTH | DEVELOPMENT AGENCIES | VACCINES | ECONOMIC GROWTH | GOOD GOVERNANCE | MINORITY | EXTREME POVERTY | EQUAL OPPORTUNITY | AGRICULTURE | INTERNATIONAL COMMUNITY | SAFE DRINKING WATER | PROMOTING GENDER EQUALITY | MILLENNIUM DECLARATION | MATERNAL MORTALITY RATIO | COUNTRY CASE | GENDER DISPARITY | ORAL REHYDRATION THERAPY | LANDLOCKED COUNTRIES | GENDER GAP | BASIC SANITATION | INVESTMENT CLIMATE | TRADE NEGOTIATIONS | DISSEMINATION | REDUCING POVERTY | HEALTH SERVICES | MALARIA | NUTRITION | BILATERAL DONORS | ELIMINATION OF POVERTY | PUBLIC HEALTH | ENVIRONMENTAL | SUB-SAHARAN AFRICA | TUBERCULOSIS | SEX | FINANCIAL INSTITUTIONS | MEASLES | SUSTAINABLE ACCESS | DEVELOPING COUNTRIES | GLOBAL LEVEL | PHARMACEUTICAL COMPANIES | SANITATION | INCOME INEQUALITY | PUBLIC SERVICE | NATURAL RESOURCE | MORTALITY RATE | GENDER DIFFERENTIALS | OFFICIAL DEVELOPMENT ASSISTANCE | RAPID GROWTH | POVERTY RATE | BIRTHS | PANDEMIC | ENVIRONMENTAL RESOURCES | NATIONAL RESOURCES | INTERNATIONAL AGENCIES | SLUM DWELLERS | GROWTH PERFORMANCE | PROTECTIONISM | RESOURCE MOBILIZATION | MATERNAL MORTALITY | REFORM PROGRAMS | CAPITAL FLOWS | CHILD MALNUTRITION | PER CAPITA GROWTH | DISEASES | TRADE LIBERALIZATION | HIV | INFLATION | MEASLES IMMUNIZATION | LEGAL STATUS | MILLENNIUM DEVELOPMENT GOALS | PER CAPITA INCOME | POVERTY LEVELS | TECHNICAL ASSISTANCE | DEVELOPMENT STRATEGIES | MULTILATERAL TRADE | PRIMARY EDUCATION | SECONDARY ENROLLMENT | WORLD TRADE ORGANIZATION | EMPOWERMENT OF WOMEN | MICRONUTRIENT DEFICIENCIES | DEVELOPING WORLD | DEBT | MORTALITY RATES | OIL PRICES | LEVELS OF EDUCATION | FRAGILE STATES | DEVELOPMENT ASSISTANCE | DISABILITY | SOCIAL EXPENDITURES | INFLATION RATES | FUTURE GENERATIONS | FINANCIAL FLOWS | POOR COUNTRIES | INTERNATIONAL ASSISTANCE | LOW-INCOME COUNTRIES | POVERTY REDUCTION STRATEGY | IMCI | DEBT FORGIVENESS | ENVIRONMENTAL DEGRADATION | GENDER PARITY | POVERTY REDUCTION | UNFPA | HUMAN IMMUNODEFICIENCY VIRUS | OIL | MACROECONOMIC POLICIES | FUTURE GROWTH | ECONOMIC PERFORMANCE | EQUALITY OF OPPORTUNITY | QUALITY OF HEALTH CARE | INTEGRATED MANAGEMENT OF CHILDHOOD ILLNESS | PACE OF INCREASE | GENDER EQUALITY | PRIMARY SCHOOL | CHILD DEATHS | GLOBAL POVERTY | GENDER INEQUALITY | MODERN CONTRACEPTIVE USE | ILLNESS | INTERNATIONAL EFFORTS | WEALTH | CHILD MORTALITY | RESOURCE DEPLETION | MALE LABOR FORCE | MALNUTRITION | POOR PEOPLE | AVERAGE | PROGRESS | SECONDARY EDUCATION | REFUGEE | EXPORTS | EPIDEMIC | BREASTFEEDING | WORLD HEALTH ORGANIZATION | PUBLIC EXPENDITURE | LITERACY RATES | NUMBER OF PEOPLE | DEVELOPMENT EFFORTS | GROSS NATIONAL INCOME | SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT | RESPIRATORY DISEASES | UNDERNUTRITION | ACQUIRED IMMUNODEFICIENCY SYNDROME | UNITED NATIONS POPULATION FUND | GDP PER CAPITA | SAVINGS | AGRICULTURAL DEVELOPMENT | ESSENTIAL DRUGS | ECONOMICS | SEX RATIOS | GROWTH POTENTIAL | INCOME GROWTH
Book
2013, 1. Aufl., Insight and innovation in international development, ISBN 9781552505441, Volume 4, xxiv, 297
Could regional integration be a first step toward joining the global market? In a context where liberalizing trade has not produced the expected gains in... 
Africa, West Economic integration | Economic development | International economic integration | Africa, West | Economics | Economic integration | Poverty | Regionalism | Economic assistance, Domestic | Government policy | Structural adjustment (Economic policy) | Economic forecasting
Book
10/2013
This Africa's pulse newsletter includes the following headings: economic prospects for Sub-Saharan Africa remain strong, but growth is vulnerable to a sharp... 
GLOBAL MARKETS | GINI INDEX | POOR | HEADCOUNT RATIO | HIGH INFLATION | WELFARE IMPLICATIONS | LONG-TERM GROWTH | COUNTRY INEQUALITY | POLICY ANALYSIS | NATIONAL POVERTY LINE | PRODUCTIVITY GROWTH | ECONOMIC GROWTH | FINANCIAL DEVELOPMENT | INTEREST RATES | DOMESTIC PRICES | POLICY STANCE | AVERAGE GROWTH | HIGH GROWTH | MONETARY POLICIES | DECLINE IN POVERTY | POVERTY STATUS | SAFETY NET | BONDS | FOOD IMPORTS | CENTRAL BANK | SOCIOECONOMIC STATISTICS | URBAN AREAS | HOUSEHOLD SURVEYS | ADVERSE EFFECTS | PER CAPITA CONSUMPTION | POLITICAL INSTABILITY | REDUCING INEQUALITY | FINANCIAL CONDITIONS | INEQUALITY CHANGE | LIQUIDITY | WAGE EMPLOYMENT | PRIVATE INVESTMENT | CLIMATE CHANGE | OIL EXPORTERS | RICH COUNTRIES | DEVELOPING COUNTRIES | FARMER | AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTIVITY | GOVERNMENT SPENDING | BASIC INFRASTRUCTURE | POPULATION SHARE | RAPID GROWTH | FOOD PRICES | CREDIT CONSTRAINTS | AGRICULTURAL COMMODITIES | HOUSEHOLD CONSUMPTION | POVERTY DATA | POVERTY GAP | INCOME GAINS | MACROECONOMIC VOLATILITY | CAPITAL FLOWS | ESTIMATION TECHNIQUES | AVERAGE GROWTH RATES | GROWTH INCOME | RURAL | CONSUMPTION DATA | ECONOMIC DIVERSIFICATION | AGRICULTURAL OUTPUT | PRO-POOR GROWTH | FISCAL STABILITY | HOUSEHOLD BUDGETS | SELF-EMPLOYMENT | RECESSION | STRUCTURAL TRANSFORMATION | GROWTH RATES | DEBT | GLOBAL ECONOMY | INCREASE IN INCOME | SHORTAGES | INEQUALITY REDUCTION | RICH ECONOMIES | DEVELOPING REGIONS | GROSS FIXED CAPITAL FORMATION | REDUCTION IN POVERTY | SUBSISTENCE | ECONOMETRIC ANALYSES | FISCAL FLOWS | EXTERNAL SHOCKS | PUBLIC INVESTMENT | ECONOMIC PERFORMANCE | REGIONAL PRODUCTION | VOLATILITY | HEADCOUNT POVERTY | POVERTY TARGET | WAGES | POOR HOUSEHOLDS | REAL GDP | ECONOMIC RENTS | CONSUMER PRICE INDEX | WAR | RURAL AREAS | HOUSEHOLD SURVEY | REDUCTION OF POVERTY | POOR PEOPLE | AGRICULTURAL PRODUCTS | NATIONAL ACCOUNTS | LOW INEQUALITY | PRODUCTIVITY INCREASES | FOOD PRICE | PRO-POOR | ECONOMIC RECESSION | GDP PER CAPITA | PRICE DECLINES | SOCIAL ASSISTANCE | SAVINGS | INCOME GROWTH | COMPETITIVENESS | CONSUMPTION GROWTH | SOCIAL SPENDING | REMITTANCES | FISCAL POLICY | MONETARY POLICY | POVERTY REDUCING | EMPLOYMENT IN AGRICULTURE | GDP | INCOME DISTRIBUTION | GROWTH PROSPECTS | POVERTY THRESHOLD | DISTRIBUTION OF ACCESS | FOOD EXPENDITURES | CHANGES IN POVERTY | EXTREME POVERTY | EMPIRICAL STUDIES | FINANCIAL MARKETS | DEFLATORS | CONSUMER PRICE | DEVELOPMENT GOALS | ECONOMIC OUTLOOK | INTERNATIONAL TRADE | OIL EXPORTER | REGIONAL INCOME | BENCHMARK | REDUCING POVERTY | AGRICULTURAL SECTOR | GROWTH PATTERN | MICRO MODEL | DOMESTIC INDUSTRIES | CENTRAL REGIONS | RURAL PEOPLE | INCOME INEQUALITY | INCOME | DEVELOPMENT INDICATORS | EXPORT GROWTH | POVERTY RATE | AGRICULTURAL GROWTH | DEMOGRAPHIC EFFECTS | ECONOMIC EXPANSION | GROWTH ELASTICITY | FINANCIAL CRISIS | ANNUAL GROWTH | PER CAPITA GROWTH | AVERAGE HOUSEHOLD INCOME | CAPITAL ACCUMULATION | HOUSEHOLD INCOMES | PER CAPITA INCOME | NATURAL DISASTERS | DEVELOPMENT STRATEGIES | INCOME DISTRIBUTIONS | SAFETY NETS | DROUGHT | POINT DECLINE | DEVELOPING WORLD | FOOD COMMODITIES | MEDIUM TERM | ABUNDANCE | UNEQUAL DISTRIBUTION | DEVELOPMENT ASSISTANCE | PRICE INDEXES | GINI COEFFICIENT | FINANCIAL FLOWS | SUBREGIONS | NET EXPORTS | AGRICULTURAL WORKFORCE | TELECOMMUNICATIONS | FOOD PROCESSING | POVERTY REDUCTION | SAFETY NET PROGRAMS | HIGH INEQUALITY | POVERTY LINE | ANNUAL GROWTH RATE | POVERTY INCIDENCE | LANDHOLDINGS | HOUSEHOLD INCOME | SOCIAL SAFETY NETS | NONFARM INCOME | NATIONAL POVERTY | CROP YIELDS | CONFLICT | GLOBAL ECONOMIC PROSPECTS | FORECASTS | GLOBAL POVERTY | AVERAGE INEQUALITY | ECONOMIC ACTIVITY | FARMERS | NATURAL RESOURCES | HOUSEHOLD WELFARE | EXPORTS | INCREASED INVESTMENT | RURAL ECONOMY | WORLD ECONOMY | CAPITAL MARKETS | POLICY MAKERS | RURAL INCOME | CENTRAL REGION | MERGERS | PRICE LEVELS | DOMESTIC DEMAND | FOOD PRODUCTS
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World Development, ISSN 0305-750X, 10/2013, Volume 50, pp. 24 - 40
This paper analyzes the impact of internal remittances (from Ghana) and international remittances (from African or other countries) on investment and poverty... 
migration | remittances | Ghana | poverty | self-selection | Sub-Saharan Africa | Poverty | Remittances | Migration | Self-selection | POOR COUNTRIES | NETWORKS | LABOR-MARKET | EXCHANGE-RATE SHOCKS | ECONOMETRIC-MODELS | PLANNING & DEVELOPMENT | CHOICE | MIGRANTS | ECONOMICS | INTERNATIONAL MIGRATION | Studies | Consumer spending | Foreign investment | Developing countries--LDCs
Journal Article
International Journal of Social Welfare, ISSN 1369-6866, 10/2010, Volume 19, Issue 4, pp. 433 - 443
Journal Article
African Development Review, ISSN 1017-6772, 09/2016, Volume 28, Issue 3, pp. 357 - 367
This paper uses 5‐year non‐overlapping panel data for the period 1970–2013 to study the effect that remittances have on financial development in sub‐Saharan... 
IMPACT | COUNTRIES | ECONOMIC-GROWTH | POVERTY | GMM | PLANNING & DEVELOPMENT | Policy making | Economic models | Credit | Panel data | Finance | Financial institutions | Remittances
Journal Article
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
Economic Modelling, ISSN 0264-9993, 02/2017, Volume 61, pp. 65 - 75
Do remittances represent a significant positive determinant of democratic institutions in Sub-Saharan Africa? In this paper, we estimate the effect that... 
Remittances | Sub-Saharan Africa | Democratic institutions | FINANCIAL DEVELOPMENT | CIVIL-WAR | DEMOCRACY | IMPACT | POVERTY | INCOME | GROWTH | ECONOMICS | GOVERNMENT | INTERNATIONAL MIGRATION | DEVELOPING-COUNTRIES | Economic conditions
Journal Article
2010, Africa human development series, ISBN 9780821381830, xxiii, 208
Because of the remarkable progress that countries in Sub-Saharan Africa have made toward universalizing primary school completion (a Millennium Development... 
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Empirical Economics, ISSN 0377-7332, 06/2017, Volume 52, Issue 4, pp. 1627 - 1649
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