Overseas Filipino workers and their impact on household employment decisions
AbstractExamines the oftencited concern that Overseas Filipino Workers (OFWs) and their remittances cause moral hazard problems in the labour supply of their households.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by International Labour Organization in its series ILO Working Papers with number 411226.
Length: 18 pages
Date of creation: 2008
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Publication status: Published in Working paper series, Asian Regional Programme on Governance of Labour Migration.
migrant worker; remittance; labour supply; household; Philippines; travailleur migrant; envoi de fonds; offre de main-d'oeuvre; ménage; Philippines; trabajador migrante; remesa de dinero; oferta de mano de obra; hogar; Filipinas;
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- Ernesto M. Pernia, 2006. "Diaspora, Remittances, and Poverty in RP’s Regions," UP School of Economics Discussion Papers 200602, University of the Philippines School of Economics.
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