Impact of Remittances on Poverty in Developing Countries
AbstractThis study undertakes impact analysis of remittances on poverty in developing countries at two levels. Firstly, it estimates the impact of remittances on poverty in 77 developing countries; Secondly, separate analyses are undertaken for 29 developing countries and 21 Asian developing counties, which have 5 per cent or more share of remittances in GDP.
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remittances; development; Poverty Headcount ratios; PPP; international migration; political; economic; cultural; GDP; Asian countries; developing; poverty;
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- Rashmi Banga & Pritish Kumar Sahu, 2010. "Impact of Remittances on Poverty in Developing Countries," Working Papers id:3100, eSocialSciences.
- NEP-ALL-2010-09-25 (All new papers)
- NEP-CWA-2010-09-25 (Central & Western Asia)
- NEP-DEV-2010-09-25 (Development)
- NEP-MIG-2010-09-25 (Economics of Human Migration)
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