Remittances as insurance: evidence from Mexican immigrants
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KeywordsWorkers’ remittances; Insurance; Precautionary saving; F22; D8; O16;
- F22 - International Economics - - International Factor Movements and International Business - - - International Migration
- D8 - Microeconomics - - Information, Knowledge, and Uncertainty
- O16 - Economic Development, Innovation, Technological Change, and Growth - - Economic Development - - - Financial Markets; Saving and Capital Investment; Corporate Finance and Governance
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