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International Migration and the Education of Children: Evidence from Lima, Peru

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  • Verónica Frisancho Robles

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  • R. Oropesa

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Article provided by Springer in its journal Population Research and Policy Review.

Volume (Year): 30 (2011)
Issue (Month): 4 (August)
Pages: 591-618

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Handle: RePEc:kap:poprpr:v:30:y:2011:i:4:p:591-618

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Keywords: International migration; Children’s education; Peru;

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Cited by:
  1. Salas, Vania B., 2014. "International Remittances and Human Capital Formation," World Development, Elsevier, vol. 59(C), pages 224-237.
  2. Koska, Onur A. & Saygin, Perihan Özge & Çağatay, Selim & Artal-Tur, Andrés, 2013. "International migration, remittances, and the human capital formation of Egyptian children," International Review of Economics & Finance, Elsevier, vol. 28(C), pages 38-50.
  3. Sylvie Démurger & Hui Xu, 2011. "Left-Behind Children and Return Decisions of Rural Migrants in China," Working Papers 1122, Groupe d'Analyse et de Théorie Economique (GATE), Centre national de la recherche scientifique (CNRS), Université Lyon 2, Ecole Normale Supérieure.

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