Remittances and Development: Lessons from Latin America

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Remittances and Development: Lessons from Latin America

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dc.creator Bussolo, Maurizio
dc.creator Martínez Peria, María Soledad
dc.creator Calderón, César
dc.creator Mascaró, Yira
dc.creator Nielsen, Mette E.
dc.creator Acosta, Pablo
dc.creator López, J. Humberto
dc.creator Özden, Çaglar
dc.creator Niimi, Yoko
dc.creator Molina, Luis
dc.creator Moizeszowicz, Florencia
dc.creator Salinas, Emanuel
dc.creator Fajnzylber, Pablo
dc.creator Guadamillas, Mario
dc.creator Cirasino, Massimo
dc.creator Olinto, Pedro
dc.creator Bussolo, Maurizio
dc.creator Martínez Peria, María Soledad
dc.creator Calderón, César
dc.creator Mascaró, Yira
dc.creator Nielsen, Mette E.
dc.creator Acosta, Pablo
dc.creator López, J. Humberto
dc.creator Özden, Çaglar
dc.creator Niimi, Yoko
dc.creator Molina, Luis
dc.creator Moizeszowicz, Florencia
dc.creator Salinas, Emanuel
dc.creator Fajnzylber, Pablo
dc.creator Guadamillas, Mario
dc.creator Cirasino, Massimo
dc.creator Olinto, Pedro
dc.creator Bussolo, Maurizio
dc.creator Martínez Peria, María Soledad
dc.creator Calderón, César
dc.creator Mascaró, Yira
dc.creator Nielsen, Mette E.
dc.creator Acosta, Pablo
dc.creator López, J. Humberto
dc.creator Özden, Çaglar
dc.creator Niimi, Yoko
dc.creator Molina, Luis
dc.creator Moizeszowicz, Florencia
dc.creator Salinas, Emanuel
dc.creator Fajnzylber, Pablo
dc.creator Guadamillas, Mario
dc.creator Cirasino, Massimo
dc.creator Olinto, Pedro
dc.creator Bussolo, Maurizio
dc.creator Martínez Peria, María Soledad
dc.creator Calderón, César
dc.creator Mascaró, Yira
dc.creator Nielsen, Mette E.
dc.creator Acosta, Pablo
dc.creator López, J. Humberto
dc.creator Özden, Çaglar
dc.creator Niimi, Yoko
dc.creator Molina, Luis
dc.creator Moizeszowicz, Florencia
dc.creator Salinas, Emanuel
dc.creator Fajnzylber, Pablo
dc.creator Guadamillas, Mario
dc.creator Cirasino, Massimo
dc.creator Olinto, Pedro
dc.creator Bussolo, Maurizio
dc.creator Martínez Peria, María Soledad
dc.creator Calderón, César
dc.creator Mascaró, Yira
dc.creator Nielsen, Mette E.
dc.creator Acosta, Pablo
dc.creator López, J. Humberto
dc.creator Özden, Çaglar
dc.creator Niimi, Yoko
dc.creator Molina, Luis
dc.creator Moizeszowicz, Florencia
dc.creator Salinas, Emanuel
dc.creator Fajnzylber, Pablo
dc.creator Guadamillas, Mario
dc.creator Cirasino, Massimo
dc.creator Olinto, Pedro
dc.creator López, J. Humberto
dc.creator Fajnzylber, Pablo
dc.creator López, J. Humberto
dc.creator Fajnzylber, Pablo
dc.creator López, J. Humberto
dc.creator Fajnzylber, Pablo
dc.creator López, J. Humberto
dc.creator Fajnzylber, Pablo
dc.creator López, J. Humberto
dc.creator Fajnzylber, Pablo
dc.date 2008
dc.date.accessioned 2014-09-10T17:46:11Z
dc.date.available 2014-09-10T17:46:11Z
dc.date.issued 2014-09-10
dc.identifier 9780821368701
dc.identifier http://hdl.handle.net/11319/353
dc.identifier.uri http://saber-prueba.ucab.edu.ve:8080/xmlui/handle/11319/353
dc.description Workers' remittances have become a major source of financing for developing countries and are especially important in Latin America and the Caribbean, which is at the top of the ranking of remittance receiving regions in the world. While there has been a recent surge in analytical work on the topic, this book is motivated by the large heterogeneity in migration and remittance patterns across countries and regions, and by the fact that existing evidence for Latin America and the Caribbean is restricted to only a few countries, such as Mexico and El Salvador. Because the nature of the phenomenon varies across countries, its development impact and policy implications are also likely to differ in ways that are still largely unknown. This book helps fill the gap by exploring, in the specific context of Latin America and Caribbean countries, some of the main questions faced by policymakers when trying to respond to increasing remittances flows. The book relies on cross-country panel data and household surveys for 11 Latin American countries to explore the development impact of remittance flows along several dimensions: growth, poverty, inequality, schooling, health, labor supply, financial development, and real exchange rates. This publication belongs to the Latin American Development Forum Series (LADF), sponsored by the Inter-American Development Bank, the United Nations Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean, and the World Bank.
dc.language en
dc.publisher World Bank (WB)
dc.relation Latin American Development Forum Series
dc.relation Latin American Development Forum Series
dc.relation Latin American Development Forum Series
dc.relation Latin American Development Forum Series
dc.relation Latin American Development Forum Series
dc.subject Remittances
dc.subject Migration & Migrants
dc.subject Remesas
dc.subject Migración y migrantes
dc.subject Remittances
dc.subject Migration & Migrants
dc.subject Remittances
dc.subject Migration & Migrants
dc.subject Remittances
dc.subject Migration & Migrants
dc.title Remittances and Development: Lessons from Latin America
dc.type Books

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