Philippines and Indonesia: On the way to a migration transition
AbstractThis paper, in a comparative analysis of the Philippines and Indonesia, examines first under what conditions can migration favorably contribute to the process of economic development and then to what extent can economic growth impact upon reducing emigration pressures in these labor surplus economies. The paper also argues that there is still considerable scope for putting in place and agreed set of rules and policies to ensure better protection for the more vulnerable migrants.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by University Library of Munich, Germany in its series MPRA Paper with number 35470.
Date of creation: 01 Jun 1996
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Labour migration; Remittances; Migrants; Economic Development; Indonesia; Philippines;
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